Society of Graphic Designers of Canada
The Society of Graphic Designers of Canada (GDC) is a member-based organization of design professionals, educators, administrators, students and associates in communications, marketing, media and design-related fields.
Category Graphic Design Organizations
Phone (613) 567-5400
Arts Court 2 Daly Avenue
Ottawa Ontario K1N 6E2
News About Society of Graphic Designers of Canada
Design Canada Film Trailer Released
GDC has released the trailer for Design Canada, a documentary film celebrating the golden era of Canadian graphic design.
GDC Foundation Fundraiser Celebrates Canadian Values
The GDC Foundation revealed a special hand-screened poster titled "Section 2". Craig Medwyduk and Jacqueline Germin of Odelay Design have designed a limited run, multi-coloured edition of 50 posters.
GDC Releases Internship Reference Guide
The Society of Graphic Designers of Canada (GDC) has released a new reference guide developed to help guide design students, studios and agencies.
GDC Foundation Launches National Scholarship for Graduate Students in Design Research
The Society of Graphic Designers of Canada (GDC) Foundation has launched its first scholarship program for graduate students in Canada.
GDC Successfully Lobbies Federal Government to Update Industry Definition
In July of 2009 the Society of Graphic Designers of Canada submitted a proposal to Statistics Canada recommending that the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) definition of Graphic Design (industry 541430) be updated to include website design.
PICA 2011 - Beyond: The Un-convention
PICA 2011: BEYOND: the un-convention is a graphic design conference that openly eschews the ordinary and any other euphemism for business as usual.
Business is Better By Design: Study Demonstrates Canadian Businesses Using Design Increase Success
Business leaders and governments in Europe and Asia have long understood that design is an integral component that enhances products, services and sales.
CGD: GDC Adopts New Designation for Professional Members
The Society of Graphic Designers of Canada (GDC) announced its adoption of a new honourific and designation for its Professional Members: CGD - Certified Graphic Designer.
2010 National Scholarship Winners
The Society of Graphic Designers Canada announced the results of our National Scholarship Awards.
GDC National Scholarship Awards 2010
The Society of Graphic Designers Canada (GDC) announced its GDC National Scholarship Awards 2010.
Graphex 2010: Call for Entries
Graphex is Canada's biennial National design awards that celebrate the best of visual communications in Canada since 1977.