Emily Carr University of Art and Design
1399 Johnston St
Granville Island
Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3R9
Toll Free: 1-800-832-7788

Established in 1925, and based in Vancouver, Emily Carr University of Art + Design is one of Canada’s premier post-secondary institutions, and British Columbia's only University dedicated solely to art, design and media education and research.

Emily Carr is dedicated to fostering an educational environment that is professional, practice-oriented, innovative and at the same time, rooted in history and critical theory.  As a learning community, our purpose is to organize, amplify and transform creativity into an infinite spectrum of possibilities for our world. To achieve this purpose, our University provides a transformative and empowering learning environment, dynamic faculty and attracts a diverse student body.

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Courses offered by Emily Carr University of Art and Design

Hope Forstenzer

Hope Forstenzer has been a designer for twenty years, an instructor for twelve, and a glassblower for over ten. A native of New York, her design work has been seen all over the world in multiple languages, and she’s worked for most of the largest ad agencies and some of the biggest companies in the world in both New York and Seattle. As a glass artist she’s appeared in numerous group shows and glass demonstrations in Seattle and Vancouver, and is an instructor and working member of the Terminal City Glass Co-op. Hope is an instructor at Emily Carr University of Art and Design in British Columbia, Canada.