OCAD University

Graduate Studies

Contemporary Art, Design and New Media Art Histories


100 McCaul Street

Toronto, PE




Program Information

Degree Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

The MA program in Contemporary Art, Design and New Media Art Histories prepares students to investigate the breadth and complexity of today's creative cultural activity. Artists and designers in the 21st centrury often employ unconventional and hybrid strategies that can challenge traditional forms of analysis. Examinations of contemporary art, new media and design therefore require flexible and creative conceptual approaches. Through historical contextualization, scholarly rigour, and cross-disciplinary methods, this program supports the production of pioneering research into newly emerging art and design practices. This unique and innovative academic program offers students three fields of specialization: * Contemporary Art History * Design History * New Media Art History



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# of Credits Required: 45