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#whatinspiresU, Nuit Blanche?

Neighbourhood Arts Network will be animating the outside of Artscape Youngplace for Nuit Blanche 2014 with an interactive incandescent mural installation. Join us for a night of live painting as we celebrate community engaged arts and #whatsinspiresU

Calling Artists | T-Shirt Design Competition

T-Shirt Design Competition! $150.00 prize Winning design will be featured at the Neighbourhood Arts Network Incadescent Mural at Nuit Blanche! ...more

Culture Days @ The Library Artist Spotlight | May Chook

This month, Neighbourhood Arts Network is shining a spotlight on our amazing members involved with Culture Days @ The Library. This week we are featuring, the lovely May Chook, Toronto based Jazz musician, improvising vocalist and Community Artist ...more

2014 COMMUNITY ARTS JAM!

Join Us! for the 2nd annual Community Arts Jam! A day long retreat style gathering and skill share on Toronto island for community-engaged artists, creative facilitators, artist-educators and community arts leaders interested in exploring themes of race & equity in community based programming...more

Neighbourhood Arts Network @ Nuit Blanche

Join us on October 4th, 2014 at Nuit Blanche, and help us bring our live incandescent mural installation to life! Click here for more imormation on how you can volunteer and become a member of the Neighbourhood Arts Network NUIT BLANCHE Support Team ...more

Announcing 2014 TELUS Newcomer Artist Award Finalists

We are pleased to announce the Finalists for the second TELUS Newcomer Artist Award, one of the outstanding Vision Awards of Toronto Arts Foundation....more

The Art of Facilitation | 2014 Workshop Series

Are you an artist with an amazing talent or skill that you want to teach youth? Looking for new employment opportunities within your art form? Or, are you just looking to develop and refine your facilitation skills?

Culture Days @ The Library | Celebrating 4th Anniversary

Join the Culture Days @ The Library festivities starting Sept 26-28, 2014. For more information visit on.culturedays.ca.

2014 Branded Conference | Employment Opportunities

Join us on Nov 13th at our 2nd Annual Branded Youth Marketing Conference, and get coaching from marketing experts, have professional photos taken, meet business professionals, hear inspiring speakers and network with other young professionals in one day...more

Cultural Hotspot Call for Partnership Proposals

Toronto Arts & Culture is looking to select up to three additional Signature Projects as part of the Cultural Hotspot initiative in Etobicoke- 2015 ... more

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Upcoming Events

Oct 01
6315 Montevideo Rd, Mississauga ON
Oct 03 - Oct 04
246 Bloor Street W, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 1V4
Oct 04 - Oct 05
180 Shaw Street
Oct 04 - Oct 05
Artscape YoungPlace – 180 Shaw St.
Oct 05 - Oct 30
399 The West Mall
Oct 07
Artists' Health Centre, 399 Bathurst Street (...
Oct 09
University of Toronto Scarborough - 1265 Military...
Oct 09
27 Front St. E.
Oct 18 - Oct 31
North York Civic Centre, 5100 Yonge St, Toronto M2...
Oct 23
27 Front St. E.
Oct 25
Toronto Centre for the Arts 5040 Yonge St.
Oct 28
27 Front St. E.
Oct 30 - Nov 29
1 Wiltshire Avenue, Unit 124
Nov 01
Royal Cinema, 608 College St M6G 1A1
Nov 02
Annares Apothecary, 749 Dovercourt Road Toronto ON...
Nov 02
Royal Cinema, 608 College St M6G 1A1
Nov 02
Royal Cinema, 608 College St M6G 1A1
Nov 04
6315 Montevideo Rd, Mississauga ON
Nov 07
Fox Theatre, 2236 Queen St E M4E 1G2
Nov 08
Fox Theatre, 2236 Queen St E M4E 1G2
Nov 08
Fox Theatre, 2236 Queen St E M4E 1G2
Nov 14
Glenn Gould Studio 250 Front St. West
Nov 20
27 Front St. E.
Nov 22
1108 Greenwood Avenue
Nov 25
27 Front St. E.
Dec 11
27 Front St. E.
Dec 12
Glenn Gould Studio 250 Front St. West
Dec 14 - Dec 15
6315 Montevideo Rd, Mississauga ON
Jan 02
6315 Montevideo Rd, Mississauga ON
Jan 07 - Feb 06
high school location TBD

Member Profiles

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Shakespeare in Action
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May Chook
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Kim Crosby
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Stuart Dunbar
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La Bicicletta
Sand Calligraphy's picture
Sand Calligraphy
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Willowdale Group of Artists
Andrea Switzer's picture
Andrea Switzer
Arts for Children and Youth's picture
Arts for Children and Youth
Aitak Sorahitalab's picture
Aitak Sorahitalab
Soulpepper Theatre Company's picture
Soulpepper Theatre Company
Mariposa In The Schools's picture
Mariposa In The Schools
Ina Puchala's picture
Ina Puchala
Meredith's picture
Meredith
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HarmonyMovement
Robin Tinney's picture
Robin Tinney
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JIMMY Q. M. SUN

Member Projects Past & Present

This project for the Queen West Art Crawl will allow festival goers to have a portrait drawn on a painted background...
Call for Applications Visual Fringe Coordinator – The Toronto Fringe Festival The Toronto Fringe is seeking an...
Performance Arts, Theatre, Other
ARTiculate is a FREE innovative leadership in the arts program that connects youth, ages 13-18, with professional...
It seems the whole world is fatiguing to lose weight, yet unexplained weight disappearance can be frightening. We have...
Dance
Necessary Angel is curating a series of original, multi-disciplinary works reflecting on the artist’s...
Visual Arts
Art Katalyst Magazine is a monthly publication dedicated to the diversity of the arts in the Greater Toronto Area, the...
In Radical Self-Love: A Living Work, the practice of self-love and compassion sits at the nucleus of social justice and...
In this workshop, children used sharpies and paint to create colour and design elements for large collage pieces....
Visual Arts
Living City Health is an alternative healthcare centre located at 120 Eglinton Avenue East (Yonge and Eglinton)....
Media Arts, Visual Arts
Ongoing event running from: Sun Jun 01, 2014 - Mon Jun 30, 2014 North York Central Library This month-...
Visual Arts
Learning from Master's paintings by trying to recreate them.
Visual Arts
As a self-thought muralist with over 6 years of experience I am driven by the need to contribute to the social...
Visual Arts
CALL for Volunteer in-school Artists for Tokens4Change! Tokens4change is a Toronto wide youth event to raise awareness...
Raising Artists is an artistic social innovation, which facilitates and promotes the development and strengthening...
Visual Arts
Attention parents! Looking for something creative and fun for your children to do this summer? Rose Will Studio is...
Visual Arts
“ There is, at this time, no general woman, no one typical woman… But what strikes me is the infinite...
Visual Arts, Other
From February to May 2014, St James Town Arts has offered a chance for area residents to submit designs to be...
Media Arts, Visual Arts
Join Raising Artists in a pilot project. We would like to create a lasting memory by collaborating with you and your...
Visual Arts
Community building endeavour that seeks to bring happiness to neighbours, friends, and neighbourhood businesses through...
Literary, Visual Arts
Art Yard, a new Toronto art gallery is located on the main floor of the Artscape Triangle Lofts building. 30 Abell...
Visual Arts
The Community Crossover is the creation of a space for youth that will talk about community issues and how we as a...
Theatre, Visual Arts
Atomic Toybot wants to know what would happen if Rob Ford and his clan had existed a long time ago in a galaxy far, far...
Raising Artists invites you and your child to join us together with the Fringe Creation Lab in...
Literary, Music, Visual Arts, Other
Transit portraits drawn on maps were part of Art in Transit, art displayed in March and April 2014 on screens...
Visual Arts
More than 250 artists will compete in same-day events in 20 Canadian communities (see below for listing) for the chance...
Visual Arts
Summer Peace of Mindfulness! PRE-REGISTER before July 10 for start up of 8 wkly sessions Sign Up Now! It’s...
ST JAMES TOWN ARTS & PAUL BYRON : Winner of the BMO Seeds Fund Award, this project will engage newcomer and...
Storytelling, Visual Arts
Calling all vendors of vintage clothing, art, prints, jewellery, food, hand crafted items, etcetera! The lovely ladies...
Media Arts, Visual Arts, Other
A combination of Typography and Art to embelish our walks. A collaboration between designer Amanda Kali Bent...
Visual Arts
Join Raising Artists in a pilot project. We would like to create a lasting memory by collaborating with you and your...
Visual Arts
Presented in partnership with Mural Routes & The Bell Box Murals Project A two-part workshop series for emerging...
Visual Arts
Raku and High Fired Ceramics
Visual Arts, Other
Want to express yourself through poetry? Want to meet other youth and mentors interested in spoken word? Want a...
Through KAPISANAN’s Mobile Programming, we offer elementary and high school students the opportunity to explore...
I teach a photography class at the Eglinton Hill Centre, part of St. Clair West Services for Seniors. The...
Visual Arts
Raising Artists is an artistic social innovation, which facilitates and promotes the development and strengthening of...
Visual Arts
Samsung has round the world. It’s a staggering number, outweighed only nigh iPhone, and with save up that total...
Media Arts
This is a large, mixed media art installation using ceramic wildlife studies created by Lawrence Heights Middles School...
Visual Arts
By practicing introspection or focused ‘I’ gazing, moments of grace may occur in which the moving waters of...
Raising Artists is an artistic social innovation, which facilitates and promotes the development and strengthening of...
Visual Arts
Students will draw, paint, rip and collage. Sat Sep 27, 2014 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. 120 mins http://www....
Visual Arts
Want to express yourself through poetry? Want to meet other youth and mentors interested in spoken word? Want a...
During the month of April I led the women of Central Neighbourhood in a series of workshops to prepare for One Billion...
Visual Arts
Lakeshore Arts is hosting two amazing summer camps designed to introduce youth to a variety of art practices! Creative...
Calling All Playwrights – Applications Now Open for the Toronto Fringe New Play Contest Want to fast-track your...
Performance Arts, Theatre
CLUTCH is a FREE 6-month arts-based program for young Filipina women (ages 17-24 years) to start a dialogue with each...
Free blind contour portraits with mini drawing lessons in Parkdale's Lab Cab festival on the 26th...
Want to express yourself through poetry? Want to meet other youth and mentors interested in spoken word? Want a...
Raising Artists invites you and your child to join us in collaboration on an original masterpiece. We have the creative...
Visual Arts
The Concerned Kids presents interactive and educational programs about relevant social issues to children and...
Here we went through many steps to create a bust made out of Black Cement. Sculpture by Julie McGregor http://...
Visual Arts
About FWYC Crowdfunding for the Indie Arts Community http://fwyc.ca/about-fwyc What Do We Offer?
The Summer Spectacular story of the The Sun with Five Eyes weaves the mythic, historic and the local into an...
Established in 2011, The Singer's Jazz Series events feature local and regional jazz vocalists, poets, spoken word...
Calling all Artist Facilitators! Do you have an interest in community arts? Would you like to learn techniques to...
Literary, Storytelling, Theatre
I was a selected artist for the Bell Box Mural Project, an initiative that city-wide and beyond enlists local artists...
Visual Arts
NAVIGATION is a FREE 6-month arts-based program for young Filipino male youth (ages 17-24 years) to start a dialogue...
Neo-Gothic is an architectural movement that revives the spirit and form of Gothic architecture. Although it emerged in...
Visual Arts
"Nothing is more beloved than what I missed"  I'm from the Caribbean, where it is always summer and...
Media Arts, Visual Arts
Raising Artists is looking for talented portrait painters for our next big project. Share your skills with...
Visual Arts
Want to express yourself through poetry? Want to meet other youth and mentors interested in spoken word? Want a...
Raising Artists invites you and your child to join us together for the first time at The Loft Youth...
Diaspora Dialogues Mentoring Program, 2015 Open Call for Submissions
Literary

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