Art Starts Here...

Programs

We offer community arts programming in six Toronto neighbourhoods for all ages. Our programs bring together artists and community members to reflect the identities and aspirations of each community.

Special Projects

We offer Special Projects such as arts initiatives, events, and workshops that occur city-wide. These projects encourage connection and collaboration among artists and those interested in the arts.

Mentorship

We foster emerging/newcomer artists to help them further their own practices and advance their artistic careers. Our mentorship hub connects them with employment opportunities, grants, and more.

Support Us

You can help us continue to build vibrant communities through arts initiatives. There are many ways you can show your support: make a donation, give a gift in kind, or fundraise by running your own event or campaign.  

Art Starts Now...

2 days ago

Art Starts

Our silent auction is live and we've got some great packages up for bid! Our featured item today is a gift card bundle for Crate and Barrel and the The Cheesecake Factory. Starting at $110 CAD, retail value of $150.

A great gift idea for someone who loves home decor and good food!

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All proceeds from our silent auction will go towards supporting our Girls Mentorship Program.
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3 days ago

Art Starts

Our silent auction is live and we've got some great items up for bid! Our featured item today is a 'Relax More' gift set from LUSH Cosmetics Toronto - Yorkdale Shopping Centre cosmetics. Starting at $75 CAD, retail value of $110.

A great gift idea for someone who loves handmade, natural products or for yourself!

BID NOW: bit.ly/artstarts-auction

All proceeds from our silent auction will go towards supporting our Girls Mentorship Program.
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“Your Body Already Knows the Stories you Want to Creatively Express”, A Lesson in Creation From Artist Abby Ho

Abby is a visual artist, the artistic director of Project 40 Collective, and a managing editor at LooseLeaf Magazine. Her artistic career has been shaped by collaboration and community, and it’s in evolution it has created space for unheard voices ...
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in 2018

1430

Program participants

180

Artists hired

2391

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