Call for Applications | Artists in the Library

Designed as a community-engaged artist residency for select Toronto Public Library branches outside the downtown core.

FIXT POINT, The Tale of A Town at Mimico Library (2015)


Deadline: October 2, 2017

Toronto Arts Council’s Artists in the Library grant application is now live! Artists in the Library is a partnership initiative created in 2014 between Toronto Arts Council (TAC) and Toronto Public Library (TPL) designed as a community-engaged artist residency for select TPL Branches outside the downtown core. Grants of $20,000 are available to professional artists, not-for-profit arts organizations and collectives working in any discipline to create new work, deliver public programming and present collaborative projects for 11 select TPL branches: Albion (Etobicoke), Cedarbrae (Scarborough), Don Mills (North York), Downsview (North York), Fairview (North York), Malvern (Scarborough), Mimico Centennial (Etobicoke), Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre (Toronto East York), Richview (Etobicoke), Scarborough Civic Centre (Scarborough), and York Woods (North York).

Grant guidelines are now online. Information sessions (TBC) will be held in September. Please visit the website for more information and contact Erika Hennebury (after August 26) if you have any questions.

Erika Hennebury
Grants Officer, Strategic Programs
Toronto Arts Council
t 416.392.6802 x 219