Runs from Monday April 25 2022 to Monday June 27 2022

Approximate running time: 2 hours


Toronto ON M6K 2B2


× Instructor: Qirou Yang
April 25 to June 27
Monday 2:00 PM- 4:00 PM

This course will teach students how to expose themselves, as contemporary artists, to the creative industries through social media and websites. Strategies on optimizing their online presence such as SEO, blogging, and creating a professional portfolio on a website will be introduced.

Materials: Device with Internet connection. If you have any access or material needs, please let Cynella know.

About the instructor: Qirou Yang is a Toronto-based multidisciplinary artist who originally came from southern China. She received her BFA at OCAD University and MFA in Documentary Media at Ryerson University. Her art practices, which are intertwined between reality and fiction, are mostly driven by tracing her personal memory and self-perception. She utilizes text, photography, moving images and installation to explore the ontology of the medium. She believes that the nature of every medium ought not to be dull and set in stone, but to be sculptable and flexible. She has participated in Vector Festival, Video Fever, UAAC Conference, Digital Art Residency COLLAB-19 in 2020, and Residency Videopoem at the gallery Vidéographe in Montreal in 2021. She is currently a professor at Faculty of Media & Creative Arts at Humber College.

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