Art and culture expand the ways that we think about the world and our places in it, enriching our lives and helping us arrive at creative solutions to real world problems.
Ryerson attracts talented faculty and students who often blur the line between conventional research and creative practice, working as industry professionals who do not just study art and culture but also produce it.
Drawing from our diverse urban, academic and multicultural surroundings, our community is combining traditional practices with new technologies to drive innovation in design and the culture industries. Notably, our students and faculty are applying arts and culture to the emerging model of social entrepreneurship, exploring how SRC activity under this theme can be leveraged to generate societal change.
Areas of SRC activity in Design, Culture, & Creative Industries include: