News

Snapd Arts Feature: Julian Carvajal

We're proud to announce the addition of Art Starts founder Julian Carvajal to North York Arts' programming committee!  Julian has weaved a career in both non-profit and arts sectors culminating in his work with Art Starts Mentorship Hub, an initiative to support and...

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Snapd Arts Feature: David Norsworthy

North York Arts is thrilled to be showcasing Possibilities of Dialogue at the Toronto Centre for the Arts next month! Co-created and performed by TOES FOR DANCE Co-Director David Norsworthy and NYC-based dance artist Marielis Garcia, Possibilities of Dialogue is an...

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Snapd Arts Feature: Melissa Foster

Last year, North York Arts began their pilot program called “Evolve! Performing Arts Program.” The program provides new generation and diverse theatre and dance artists with the opportunity to develop their work using high-quality, professional theatre space, with...

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Snapd Arts Feature: North York Arts, A Year in Review

Another wonderful year at North York Arts has come and gone! Throughout this year we have grown immensely while providing both new and existing programs to the arts community of North York. As we say goodbye to 2018, we are reflecting on the...

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Snapd Arts Feature: Neighbourhood Arts Network

North York Arts is pleased to be participating in Emergence Symposium! This large-scale event will convene over 150 community engaged arts practitioners, policy makers and community members to discuss the theme of Arts and Equity. Emergence Symposium was...

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Snapd Arts Feature: Juan Poveda

For the second year in a row, North York Arts is partnering with local organizations and facilitators to run Second Act - an ESL theatre program for youth. Second Act provides a series of free theatre-focused workshops for youth to feel more comfortable...

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North York Arts Announces Four New Board Members

North York Arts (NYA) is pleased to announce that four new members have been appointed to the Board of Directors. NYA has already seen tremendous growth in their programs, operations, and organizational presence since 2011. The new leadership will...

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Snapd Arts Feature: Katherina Kwan

North York Arts is thrilled to be partnering with another visual artist this fall to showcase their work to the North York community. The show is titled Rhythms of the Mind - Aesthetic Self Reflection by Chinese Calligraphy artist, Katherina Kwan....

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Social Media & Communications Assistant

This is an unpaid internship position for students seeking school credit POSITION OVERVIEW: The Social Media & Communications Assistant will assist with creating written and visual content for North York Arts (NYA) social media, newsletter, website,...

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Snapd Arts Feature: Cinematoscape

Simeon Taole and Danielle Ungara are the founders of Cinematoscape, a multi-disciplinary arts company based in Toronto. The organization excels in visual storytelling with a focus on projects for the screen and stage. Danielle and Simeon are excited to be...

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Administrative & Logistics Coordinator – Creative Lab

Voice of Purpose, North York Arts, and York University Community Engagement Centre, are looking for an Administrative & Logistics Coordinator for the "Creative Lab" program happening in Fall 2018.  Title of Project: The Creative Lab Organization: Voice...

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Snapd Arts Feature: Berene Campbell

As Toronto continues to heal after the terrible Yonge St. incident, we are seeing many initiatives and acts of support that are helping inspire and unite the community. Recently, quilter Berene Campbell led an installation piece called the “Toronto Love...

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Snapd Arts Feature: Akshata Naik

North York Arts is excited to have two new summer staff members! They came to us through our internship program which we offer to students looking to enhance their career and gain school credit with practical experience. Akshata is studying arts...

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Summer Job Posting: Festival and Event Assistant

Date Posted: May 14, 2018 Application Deadline: May 23, 2018 Start Date: Jun 11, 2018 Salary: Compensation is $14 per hour Term: Part-time Career Level: Entry level/ intern Job Description The Festival and Event Assistant will assist with pre-production, pre-festival...

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About Us

North York Arts (NYA)  collaborates with artists, arts organizations, and partners to develop, strengthen, and promote cultural programming and initiatives for North York communities

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North York Arts
(Toronto Centre for the Arts)
5040 Yonge St.
Toronto, ON, M2N 6R8

(416) 733-9388

info@northyorkarts.org
Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm