Posts in the Category: ECUAD

FAC Featured on Designedge Canada

Free Agency Creative was recently featured in the March/April 2014 Edition of Designedge Canada, a prestigious Canadian graphic design magazine. We are very proud to be featured on a double-page spread with a large photo of the whole studio! Everybody looks so good in it. Don and Tak share about their experiences with ‘giving back […]

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The Show at Emily Carr University

Congratulations to all of the recent graduates of the Emily Carr University! It is hard to believe it has already been another year. Lots of outstanding talent has been showcased in this year’s show throughout the whole graduating class. The grad show is always one of Vancouver’s most anticipated events and is a testament to […]

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ECU grad show prep & maquette creation

Planning the Emily Carr University design exhibit took a different turn this year with students building scale models to gain a better understanding of their exhibit space. One maquette building workshop, plenty of paper prototyping and a ton of foam core later, each maquette was placed on a scale map of the ECU design area. This […]

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Emily Carr 4th Year Design Series – Marcela Huerta

Continuing in our showcase of 4th Year ECUAD student work is this project by Marcela Huerta. Pixi is a gaming magazine targeted towards women that aims to include them in the sometimes exclusive technology community. This piece uses bright and colourful visual language reminiscent of 8bit video games to engage the reader. Marcela’s goal with […]

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Emily Carr 4th Year Design Series – Briana Garelli

This week’s featured ECUAD student work is by Briana Garelli. “My Unborn Daughter” is a hybrid novel written by Jesus Ambriz. A hybrid novel explores literary content by making it visually engaging, expressive and challenging to the reader. The goal of this project was to create a piece that innovated and challenged the conventions of print design […]

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Emily Carr 4th Year Design Series – Max Olson

Once again, FAC would like to share a select series of student work from Don and Tak’s 4th Year Core Studio class this past Fall at the Emily Carr University of Art and Design. 4th year student Max Olson has created a contemporary brand identity design and signage system for MOCA Calgary, (the Museum of Contemporary […]

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Emily Carr 4th Year Design Series – Jen Griffiths

Samuel Johnson’s – A Dictionary of the English Language 4th Year Student: Jen Griffiths Jennifer decided to redesign Samuel Johnson’s legendary work: A Dictionary of the English Language (1755). Johnson’s is a dictionary with great personality. It is a book both biased and imperfect but also beautifully written, that contains some great words and was […]

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Emily Carr 4th Year Design Series – Kat Yanova

Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice 4th Year Student: Kat Yanova Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice is a cookbook of practical and metaphorical recipes involving sugar and sugarcoating methods. The premise of the project is to explore effects of sugar on human health as well as to view a larger scale how sugar sets […]

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Emily Carr 4th Year Design Series – Pheobe Chan and Hurley Wu

Once again, we had the pleasure of teaching a wonderful group of 4th year students in a class called Senior Core Studio at the Emily Carr University. The students had 12 weeks to take a topic of their choice from concept to completed deliverable. Here’s just a few of the wonderful projects done last Fall. Gambol–A […]

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