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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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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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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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Snapd Arts Feature: Clyde Wagner, President & CEO, CTT

North York Arts and the Toronto Centre for the Arts have been working together for the last four years to bring art and community together in North York. In 2015, Toronto’s City Council approved the consolidation of the governance and operations of the St....

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#TorontoStrong

Dear North York Community Members:   North York Arts' Board and Staff are truly saddened by the tragedy that occurred yesterday. We send our deepest condolences to the families of the victims, and our thoughts to those who are injured. Our hearts are heavy...

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Snapd Arts Feature: Kristopher Dell

Last Month at North York Arts, we celebrated our first anniversary of becoming a charity. The year was significant to say the least; it was full of growth in our programs, partnerships, and within the organization. We’re proud and eager to share these...

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Snapd Arts Feature: Azadeh Pirazimian

Every year, North York Arts partners with emerging and established artists to put on art exhibitions for the North York community. The first exhibition of 2018 is titled “They are Around” by multidisciplinary artist, Azadeh Pirazimian. Azadeh, who has a...

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Snapd Arts Feature: Nina Blanc

North York Arts has been working with Ephraim's Place, a community centre located at Jane and Sheppard, for the past three years to create and establish arts programming for the youth in the area. One program in particular that has seen much success is the...

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Snapd Arts Feature: Lila Karim

It goes without saying that North York has an amazing arts and culture scene. As the Development and Communications Coordinator at North York Arts, I am lucky to work with this creative community and, with the start of the new year, I am excited and...

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Snapd Arts Feature: Sashoya Shoya Oya

In this time we now live, Sashoya Shoya Oya, is an artist who channels her voice through the medium of oral-storytelling within the realm of folklore traditions. Growing up as a child in Dalvey, St. Thomas, Jamaica she was often surrounded by dances such as Quadrille,...

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Snapd Artist Feature: Sharona Bookbinder

Sharona Bookbinder, B.Sc., DTATI, MBA, OATR, RCAT, RP Sharona is the founder and CEO of InnerArt Inc. Sharona practices as a Registered Psychotherapist & Registered Art Therapist and is recognized as a clinical art therapy supervisor. She is a presenter, author,...

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Snapd Artist Feature: The Real Sun

I am an Artist of Purpose. I am an Artist Educator. I weave words, sounds, and movement through my body and consciousness to create new possibilities, to bring light to the world, and to be a living example of standing in truth. My True Inner Purpose is to serve...

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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