Member Profiles

Check out the Neighbourhood Arts Network membership! Connect with an array of artists, community leaders and vibrant arts organizations shaping Toronto cultural landscape!

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  • Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema

    The Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema is an historic, century-old cinema located in Toronto’s vibrant Annex neighbourhood. The cinema is operated and programmed by Hot Docs Canadian International D...

    Disciplines: Community ArtsVisual & Media Arts

  • Angie Aranda

    Angie has an extensive background in partnership development, event management, and communications, with numerous years of arts administration experience. She is an active member of the arts...

    Disciplines: Visual & Media Arts


    Luyos MaryCarl + Drägun + Sidit Sam + Kollectib + Anabo Marie have been working closely composing with the intention to bring healing sonic frequencies, and the current struggles of peoples ...

    Disciplines: Community ArtsDanceFestivalLiteraryMusicTheatreVisual & Media Arts

  • Nobleton Childrens Theatre Co.

    We are a not-for-profit, volunteer run children's theatre company which provides local children, aged 6 to 14 years, with the opportunity to participate in plays, musicals and variety shows ...

    Disciplines: Theatre

  • Canadian Stage

    Founded in 1987, Canadian Stage is one of the country’s leading not-for-profit contemporary theatre companies.

    Disciplines: DanceMusicTheatre

  • Yannis Lobaina

    Film Producer and Writer. Right now I'm working on my project Short Documentary Where the Magic Happens. Education and Academic Achievements 2006 • Bachelor of Arts Film and Media, Execut...

    Disciplines: Community ArtsFestivalLiteraryMusicTheatreVisual & Media Arts

  • Perfectly Norma Productions

    Anne Marie Scheffler is a professional actress, writer, comedian and voice artist. She has created eight solo comedy shows. Her fifth show Not Getting It was made into a one hour comedy spec...

    Disciplines: Theatre

  • Transient

    I am a writer and author. I primarily create poetry; however, I am also starting to learn song writing. When time permits I conduct poetry writing workshops for middle and high school studen...

    Disciplines: Community Arts

  • Madi Piller

    Madi Piller is a filmmaker, animator, programmer and independent curator currently living and working in Toronto, Canada. Her abstract, non-representational images are drawn from film explor...

    Disciplines: Visual & Media Arts

  • Clay and Paper Theatre

    Clay & Paper Theatre's mandate is to create, develop and perform multi-disciplinary, community-driven theatrical works using narrative theatre and large-scale puppetry in public spaces for l...


  • Art City Toronto

    Art City - Children's Charity Art City is a not-for-profit organization committed to providing free and accessible art programs to the children of St. James Town. The creative skills encoura...


  • monica wickeler

    As a trained visual artist who has worked in the large scale painting industry in Toronto for many years, in outdoor advertising as a mural artist and in the film and television industry as ...

    Disciplines: Visual & Media Arts

  • Nadia Gurkova

    I’m an intuitive artist, who puts emotions and aspirations first and everything else (subject, technique, colour) second. I showed inclination towards arts at a pretty young age, but it wa...

    Disciplines: Visual & Media Arts

  • Carlaw Collective - Mere Gallery

    Carlaw Collective offers semi-divided individual work spaces for artists of various disciplines. We rent space to emerging and established artists. Mere Gallery is a small exhibition space...

    Disciplines: Visual & Media Arts

  • Green Beanery

    1,200 Is Not Enough ~ Tuesday, March 28, 8 PM, @ Green Beanery. Canada has officially recognized the ISIS genocide of the Yazidis (also Yezidis and Êzidîs) yet, inexplicably, also capped th...

    Disciplines: Sustained Funding

  • Teo Milea

    Teo Milea is a Toronto-based classical/crossover pianist and composer whose unique musical style speaks to the public in a cinematic way. Teo Milea collaborated with The Opera of Vienna (Au...

    Disciplines: Music

  • Azadeh Pirazimian

    I am a multidisciplinary artist that recently moved to Canada, My background is in visual communication and performance simultaneously It is a long time that I am doing art, In fact from h...

    Disciplines: Community ArtsTheatreVisual & Media Arts

  • Toronto School of Art

    The Toronto School of Art fosters the inherent capabilities of its students through an education model that revolves around artists teaching artists to help them make their mark. WHAT WE’...

    Disciplines: Visual & Media Arts

  • Tasneem Dairywala

    I recently graduated from OCAD University with a major in Drawing and Painting and a minor in English. The decision to study art came with the realization that paints and paintbrushes can be...

    Disciplines: Visual & Media Arts

  • Banoo Zan

    Bänoo Zan is a poet, translator, teacher, editor and poetry curator, with more than 120 published poems and poetry-related pieces as well as three books. Song of Phoenix: Life and Works of S...

    Disciplines: Literary

  • Ani Castillo

    Hello there! I was born and raised in Mexico, and I have been doing art since I was very little. For the last handful of years I've been raising my kids and working as a creative, app...

    Disciplines: LiteraryMusicVisual & Media Arts

  • Lucio Agostini

    Musician who plays with a number of groups representing a variety of genres of music.

    Disciplines: Music

  • Julia Hunter

    Julia is a settler Canadian of Slovak & Scottish background. she is a feminist, activist, playwright, poet, actor, director, podcaster, dog lover and sci-fi addict. She is a graduate of th...

    Disciplines: Community ArtsFestivalTheatre

  • Hussain Alismail

    Hussain Al Ismail is a Saudi Arabian artist who devotes himself to expressing his thoughts and societal issues through art / At university, Hussain was an active member of the Theatre club a...

    Disciplines: Visual & Media Arts

  • Young Peoples Theatre

    YOUNG PEOPLE’S THEATRE (YPT) is the oldest professional theatre company in Toronto and is a national producer and presenter of theatre for young audiences – the first and largest of its kind...

    Disciplines: Community ArtsTheatre

  • Utsho Zaman

    Greetings I'm an illustrator and concept artist. I would like to contribute.

    Disciplines: Visual & Media Arts

  • Sara Vargas Nessi

    Sara Vargas Nessi is a visual artist, actress, and dancer. She has studied Fine Arts at Centennial College, Illustration at George Brown College and Arts at the Universidad Central de Ven...

    Disciplines: Community ArtsDanceLiteraryMusicTheatreVisual & Media Arts

  • The Red Head Gallery

    The Red Head Gallery, celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2015, is a professional artists’ cooperative committed to exhibiting the work of established and emerging artists and to encouraging...

    Disciplines: Community ArtsVisual & Media Arts

  • Gwen Hayes

    Visual artist and expressive arts practitioner. I paint primarily in watercolour, and also use acrylics and mixed media. I offer healing & contemplative art experiences, and personalized ins...

    Disciplines: Visual & Media Arts

  • Sama Nicole

    I am a social artist who's aim is to create human connection through various projects.

    Disciplines: Community ArtsLiteraryVisual & Media Arts