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Faculty of Art

Photography

In the Photography program, students learn skills from darkroom to digital photography. Unlike some other photography programs, which focus on commercial photography, OCAD U’s Photography program is more artistic and experimental.
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Jimmy Stewart
Jimmy Stewart

Photography

Jimmy Stewart aka. po(i)ntofv(i)ew

“all th(i)ngs dark & myster(i)o(u)s. ”

Zuhra Mohammad Amin
Zuhra Mohammad Amin

Photography

Zuhra Mohammad Amin

“Zuhra Mohammad Amin is a Toronto-based visual artist who has extensive experience in lifestyle and wedding photography. Her passion in capturing people in their natural and candid state inspired her latest photography project: The Intimacy of the... More

Boyu Jiang
Boyu Jiang

Photography

Boyu Jiang

“Boyu Jiang is a lens-based multidisciplinary artist, art director, and fashion photographer based in Toronto. Boyu's works usually focus on politics and issues of self-identity. While working mainly with physical camera, he also creates works with... More

Yijun Ge
Yijun Ge

Photography

Yijun Ge

“Yijun Ge is a portrait photographer based in Toronto. She focuses on the relationship between the individual and the external world, personal identity, and narrative. Photography is a way to make her feel connected to the world. ”

Yasmine Irani
Yasmine Irani

Photography

Yasmine Irani

“Even within the confines of the lens, we know no limitation in this discipline. ”

Gillian Wynn-Lawson
Gillian Wynn-Lawson

Photography

Gillian Wynn-Lawson

“Who knew you could be a photographer without a camera? It is this notion that has propelled my creative practice beyond anything I could have envisioned when I first came to OCAD. ”

Haosu Pei
Haosu Pei

Photography

Haosu Pei aka. Ryan

“Haosu Pei. Photographer, digital creator, writer, and web designer. More

Emma Janosik
Emma Janosik

Photography

Emma Janosik

“Emma Janosik is a Toronto-based fashion, portrait, and editorial photographer, originally from Windsor, Ontario. She works with both digital and analogue mediums to create work which often includes elements of colour theory, nostalgia, community,... More

Sarite Davis
Sarite Davis

Photography

Sarite Davis

“I'm a Toronto-based photographer and mixed media artist who tries not to take myself or my practice too seriously. My work tends to combine visual and tactile mediums like photography, painting, collage, and embroidery. ”

Alona Fiandaca
Alona Fiandaca

Photography

Alona Fiandaca

“Alona Fiandaca's photography is studio-based and inspired by conceptuality and fine art dynamics. She is interested in the way she can truly ignite her creative vision (or even her client's vision) in a controlled environment, but will not put down... More

Jie Sun
Jie Sun

Photography

Jie Sun aka. Juliette

“Photography is the most romantic for me, it is the most real and vivid memory in the world, and the most subjective perspective and imaginary world. ”

Taylor Ventura
Taylor Ventura

Photography

Taylor Ventura

“Art is a manifestation of love and healing, a passionate expression that not only captures what I feel but also resonates with others. It is a medium of power and influence, evoking emotions that transcend beyond words. For me, art is an... More

Emma Martin
Emma Martin

Photography

Emma Martin

“Emma is a lens-based multidisciplinary artist who creates artwork using the natural surroundings around her about ongoing issues in today's society. By focusing on the environment and social issues, Emma is bringing awareness to alternative... More

Amir Abdolizadeh
Amir Abdolizadeh

View Medal Winners

Photography

Amir Abdolizadeh

“I look for simplicity in photography, and I enjoy the process by which simplicity, through a poetic approach, can be transformed into unexpected meaning and expression. More

Haoyu Wang
Haoyu Wang

Photography

Haoyu Wang

“Haoyu's works are concerned with fundamental issues, and photography is the medium that best aligns with his artistic expression. ”

Sierra da Silva-Canadien
Sierra da Silva-Canadien
Nicholas Sagar
Nicholas Sagar

Photography

Nicholas Sagar

Myeongjoo Park
Myeongjoo Park

Photography

Myeongjoo Park

“I have had to introduce myself uncountable and probably will introduce myself forever. The most frequent question I received from someone else was about my nation. I do not know who I am, either. So, I start working on art to answer their... More

Guinan Zhou
Guinan Zhou

Photography

Guinan Zhou

Georgia Major
Georgia Major

Photography

Georgia Major

Melika abdollahian khameneh
Melika abdollahian khameneh
Manchak Ng
Manchak Ng

Photography

Manchak Ng aka. Kerance

“Photography is a way of refining life and understanding the world, and photographic works are a concrete reflection of the subjective thoughts and standpoints of the photographer, as well as a visual representation of the photographer's state of... More

Yuhan Zheng
Yuhan Zheng

Photography

Yuhan Zheng

“My practice is stemmed from everyday experience. From the problem of existence to the problem of representation, photography is my tool to manifest the ambiguity between materiality and spirituality. ”

Evelyn Trista Baik
Evelyn Trista Baik

Photography

Evelyn Trista Baik

Max Martin
Max Martin

Photography

Max Martin

Kora Empey
Kora Empey

Photography

Kora Empey

Scott Lalonde
Scott Lalonde

Photography

Scott Lalonde

Keigo Maekawa
Keigo Maekawa

Photography

Keigo Maekawa

Tony Liang
Tony Liang

Photography

Tony Liang

Celebrate the work of OCAD U’s class of 2022/2023!