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Vancouver Island Chapter News

Thank you to all who came out for our AGM and Cannes film showing at the Victoria Event Centre. We were pleased to welcome many new and old faces! (not that old!) as well as all of our Sponsors.

Apply for the GDC VI Professional Education Grant

Professional development opportunity for CGD certified members. Apply by May 1, 2020.

Our Island Chapter History

First installment. By Michael Marshall FGDC, reprinted from Graphic Design Journal Issue 5, 2002

GDC VI AGM & Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity

Join us on March 4, for an evening of connection and award-winning advertising.

2020 GDC National Scholarship Program Announced

The GDC Foundation is excited to announce our GDC National Scholarship Program for 2020!

Joint Code of Ethics Introduced

GDC, RGD and SDGQ announce new joint Code of Ethics

Indigenous Culture and the Custom of Thievery

“Borrowing” Indigenous cultural items impacts Indigenous peoples worldwide.

Indigenous Design: Beyond Medicine Wheels, Ox Carts, & Inukshuks

Why you should think twice about using cultural and spiritual symbols in your visual design and communication projects

GDC VI AGM & Design Jam

Join us for an evening of community + creativity + connection

Design Canada Screenings Success

Huge thanks to everyone who helped make the Design Canada Film: Vancouver Island Tour a resounding success.

Design Canada: Victoria Premiere + Q&A with Filmmaker

Don't miss this documentary on Canada's golden age of design, followed by a Q&A with filmmaker Greg Durrell

Design Canada: Nanaimo Premiere

A documentary celebrating the golden era of Canadian graphic design!

Design Canada: Courtenay Premiere

A documentary celebrating the golden era of Canadian graphic design!

Design Canada Film: Vancouver Island Tour

Design Canada is coming to Victoria, Nanaimo & Courtenay in early November!

2018 GDC Vancouver Island Scholarships

$500 professional scholarship + $500 student scholarship!

2018 AGM & Graphic Means Film Screening

Join us on March 1st, 2018, for the Victoria premiere of the documentary film "Graphic Means", preceded by the GDC VI AGM.

Remembering Diane Weatherby & Doug Bobolo

In recent months we said goodbye to two of Victoria's early graphic designers, important friends of our community.

2017 GDC VI Professional Scholarship

A DesignThinkers Vancouver scholarship for a GDC Vancouver Island Professional member.

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