Simon Fraser University


SFU Woodward’s vision is to enable and promote creativity and leading-edge practices in the contemporary arts as well as public community discourse. Its primary purpose is to support professional activities and to engage the community through unique cultural, employment and public initiatives.

Intellectual Heart

The Vancouver Sun describes SFU’s Vancouver campus as the “intellectual heart of the city”.

Big Impact

It has transformed the landscape of urban education in downtown Vancouver.

Art is Powerful

Djavad Mowafaghian is an incredibly generous man who strongly believes in the transformational power of the arts. His most recent gift will help to ensure that SFU can make a significant difference to its students and to the Downtown Eastside community
~ Dr. Stevenson