What is SHIFT?

VIU’s Graphic Design program is organizing its annual graduation design exhibit, SHIFT.

Our graduating students are celebrating by hosting our annual design exhibit for local professionals, friends, and family. At SHIFT, students will display their work to show a variety of graphic design strengths and personalities.



Save The Date!

We’re excited to confirm that SHIFT Grad Show will be held on
Thursday, April 25th, 2019 at the Nanaimo Golf Club.
Time: 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Address: 2800 Highland Blvd., Nanaimo, BC.

Doors open at 6:30pm. Free admission. Desserts provided. Cash bar.



Meet the Designers

Farzanah A.

Daniel K.

Emily D.

Lisa T.

Tim Y.

Zach A.

Hisako F.

Trevor D.

Haley F.

Jessica N.

Alan P.

Vanessa K.

Samanta D.S.



SHIFT: Behind-the-scenes

SHIFT is our graduating design show, which means it is about eight months in the making. Take a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to put together an event like this.


Support SHIFT

Want to support SHIFT directly with an online donation? Please make sure to write “Graphic Design Grad Show 2019” as you complete the VIU donation form, to ensure proper tracking for gift matching.



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