The Indigenous Visual Culture Research Centre (INVC/RC) oversees the development of leading-edge research in areas closely connected to Indigenous Visual Culture at OCAD University.


The INVC/RC is responsible for fulfilling the research mandate of OCAD University’s mission. To achieve this, the Centre provides creative and innovative researchers with an environment that is conducive to the advancement of knowledge within the field of indigenous visual culture and curatorial studies.


The INVC/RC strives to become a leader in transdisciplinary research within indigenous visual culture with the objective of understanding the formation of an indigenous visuality.