Just a year ago, The Virtuosity of Blackness took stage in the Art Starts studio. Since then, the idea has evolved and not to mention, shifted due to the pandemic.
As we get ready to release VoB 3.0, our latest blog looks at the origins of the virtual showcase, the ways in which it supports emerging, Black artists, the amazing people involved, and its plans for the future.
After working as the art facilitator at Art Starts, Nicole Peña naturally segued into the role of Program Director. By then she knew the ins and outs, and nooks and crannies of the non-profit organization and was ready to roll up her sleeves. Nicole envisions the neighbourhood cultural centre becoming a mecca for bringing the […]
POSITION SUMMARY The Video Maker will oversee the documentation of Art Starts programming and events through photography and video. Through the creation of photographic archives and video shorts, the Video Maker will help Art Starts communicate the incredible stories of artists and communities working together across the city. This position is partially funded through the […]
POSITION SUMMARY The Marketing Assistant will work with our Marketing and Communications Coordinator to raise awareness about Art Starts and its impact on the communities where we work. The candidate will have excellent writing skills, a good understanding of graphic design and web design using WordPress, and a strong grasp of social media marketing and […]
POSITION SUMMARY Perform various administrative support tasks and update and maintain the records management function in accordance with Art Starts’ policies and procedures. This position is partially funded through the Canada Summer Jobs program. Eligible applicants must meet the following criteria established by the funder:• be between the ages of 15-30 years at the start […]