We are now accepting applitions to enrol in our College Diploma Program starting in September 2022. Apply here.



Detail of High Living. Highway Reflection - The Eraser, 2020 by featured artist Kriss Munsya


May 20 - September 18

The SPAO Centre Gallery proudly presents Descendance, featuring first-generation and immigrant artists from across nada. The summer exhibition is co-curated by Myriam Farah Cobb and Darren Pottie in consultation with a wide range of nadian curators and artists from across the country.



Image detail by SPAO alum
Alexander Finlay

The Photographic Arts and Production Diploma is an incredibly unique opportunity to acquire comprehensive analogue + digital photography skills, develop a broad understanding of photographic theory and history, and cultivate individual vision and craft.


Image detail by SPAO alum
Christopher Schmitt

SPAO offers a wide variety of in-person + online classes, workshops and masterclasses for students at every level.


Book produced by previous artist-in-residence Eugenie Rasche

The SPAO Residency provides mentorship, support and structure for photo-based artists to focus on an aspect of their reer or an upcoming project.


Image detail by SPAO alum
Neeko Paluzzi

SPAO is home to the SPAO Centre Gallery, the region's only independent and critil gallery dedited to photographic and video art.


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