Visual Art & Art History News

April 26, 2018

WINNING! Visual Arts & Art History Awards

Over $6,600 in prizes were distributed to recognize exceptional projects in drawing, painting, photo, print making, sculpture, time based art and art history


April 4, 2018

Winters College hits the Big 5-0

On Wednesday, March 21 students, staff and alumni came together in the Winters Dining Hall for good food, good times and great home grown AMPD entertainment to celebrate Winters College’s 50th anniversary.


AMPD Top Ten
December 19, 2017

AMPD Top Ten

AMPD celebrates the school’s top stories from 2017. From the Winters Awards to Indigenous Storytelling, read to see what our followers loved on social media.


Nuit Blanche's White Owl
September 26, 2017

AMPD Artists at Nuit Blanche

From dusk till dawn on September 30, Toronto will be transformed with over 110 contemporary art projects by hundreds of artists from around the world. With so much to see and do, here is a short list of AMPD projects to capture your imagination.


Freya Björg Olafson and Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum
September 13, 2017

New AMPD Faculty

This fall, two professors will join York University’s School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design (AMPD). The new professors are Freya Björg Olafson in the Department of Dance, and Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum in the Department of Visual Arts & Art History.