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Arts

City of Toronto seeks members for Public Art Commission and Design Review Panel

The City of Toronto is seeking members for two volunteer boards, the Toronto Public Art Commission and the Design Review Panel. Toronto Public Art Commission (TPAC) The TPAC is a City of Toronto arts advisory body and peer review group, made up of citizen volunteers with diverse backgrounds, that works collaboratively with the City’s Urban… Read more »

GTA Local Business Districts Gain Support for Public Art!

TORONTO, Nov. 10, 2020 /CNW/ – Presented with RBC Royal Bank, The STEPS Initiative is pleased to announce the winners of the I heART Main Street Art Challenge. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, STEPS supported GTA 11 Business Improvement Areas (BIAs) to develop 41 art installations in collaboration with 20 local artists. Ranging from sidewalk decals to storefront… Read more »

THE BENTWAY BRINGS WATERFRONT SITES TO LIFE WITH NEW ART PROJECT, THE ESSENTIALS

The Bentway commissions three Toronto-based artists for The Essentials, a public art project that asks us to examine what is essential for our urban future September 28, 2020 – [Toronto, ON] – The Bentway travels beyond the Gardiner Expressway this fall with The Essentials, a series of art projects along the Waterfront that reflect on… Read more »

BigArtTO turns local landmarks and buildings into art canvases to show love to Toronto

BigArtTO, a City-led ShowLoveTO initiative involving large-scale projections in each of the City of Toronto’s 25 wards was launched tonight. Mayor Tory was joined at tonight’s event by local Councillor Shelley Carroll (Ward 17 Don Valley North). A city-wide temporary public art initiative, BigArtTO will provide residents with opportunities to safely explore city neighbourhoods and… Read more »