Category Archives: Graphic Design

The Internship Chronicles: Part II

Eva Fahantidou @ Minority Media As a Game Design intern at Minority Media I got to be part of the Time Machine VR development team. The game, which is available on Steam Early Access for the Oculus Rift, tasks the player with examining Jurassic-era creatures in order to save humanity. It is slated for full release in early […]

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The Internship Chronicles: Part One

Jeremy Davenport, Game Design Major For my internship, I have been working with Professor Sardet on a game for a museum audience that focuses on plankton. ( This game is being developed on Unity for tablets to be, ideally, placed on podiums for anyone to walk up and start playing. The game will focus on having […]

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Montreal in Summer: A City of Possibilities!

Most everyone at Champlain knows that the Montreal Campus offers courses in the Fall and Spring. But did you know that there’s also tons of activity going on here in the summer too? For starters, we have the Summer Film Program. Also, there are often Champlain students taking part in internships and summer jobs with […]

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“L’Avenir” at Montreal’s Contemporary Art Museum

cde2520f-6201-40d4-98fc-828941bf5b1d-300x225Champlain College is a school which has many students focused on upcoming technologies and paving new career paths. Last Tuesday the Duality, Design, and Dissent class went to the Contemporary Art Museum to explore various art pieces expressing different perspectives on the future. Many of us are majoring in technology ­related fields, so the bond between technology and art is not foreign to us. Together with my fellow classmates, we explored and experienced different perspectives on the meaning of the future. Continue reading

GDD325: The Fresh Paint Gallery

IMG_0113The Fresh paint gallery in Montreal is not like any other art gallery that I have ever visited before. The art doesn’t just stop at the framed art on the walls but continues past that, to the walls and the hallways connecting the different exhibits. Each room is completely taken over by an individual artist who gets to arrange their room however they please. Continue reading

GDD 325: The Art of the Montreal Metro

IMG_4640When taking the subway there are many ways to approach the ride. Keep flipping songs on your iPod until you get to a foot tapping tune or people watch the shit out of everyone. But on this particular day my class- Duality and Design took a look at what really shapes the means of transportation around Montreal. Continue reading

GDD 325: We’re Making a Banner!

photo 1Hey all, my name is Ben Thomson, and I’m writing as a representative of the Design, Duality & Dissent class of spring 2014. That’s a big and fancy title for a class isn’t it? But what do we actually do you ask? Well, that’s what I’m writing about! Our big project that we started working on today is a map of the city of Montreal. Continue reading

Tour of Toast Design Firm

The Toast Team having fun on International Wear A Suit Day Toast Design: The Small Firm with Big Character Thanks to Senior Partner of Toast Design Firm, Alexandre Gravel, Champlain Montreal’s business students received a very informative presentation on his dynamic company’s origins and how they have come to forge a niche for themselves in […]

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