Internship Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working with North York Arts! Unfortunately there are no internship opportunities at this time. Please check back periodically for updates.

If you would like to submit your resume, and the  NYA Intern Application Form, we will keep your information on file and contact you if a suited position becomes available. Please send these files to


Please note:  NYA internships are supervised and mentored learning experiences to support students’ pursuit of building a career in the arts and culture sector in Toronto. These positions are reserved for: 

• “A secondary school student who performs work under a work experience program authorized by the school board that operates the school in which the student is enrolled.”

• “An individual who performs work under a program approved by a college of applied arts and technology or a university.”

*Ontario’s Employment Standards Act


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

Contact us 

North York Arts
5040 Yonge St.
Toronto, ON, M2N 6R8


Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm

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Meet Julián

Julián Carvajal (he/him) is a Toronto-based award-winner creator & producer of experiences. This Queer Latinx Colombian Canadian Arts Manager/Producer has over 21 years of experience managing, curating and delivering arts festivals and cultural events. He is the Event Producer of the largest PanAmerican Food and Music Festival in Canada, Mentor in Residence at the Neighbourhood Arts Network while working at North York Arts, StreetARToronto and producing "In My Element(s) Symposia" for ArtWorkxTO.

Julián has collaborated with organizations and artists from 5 continents on multiple artistic projects. He has mentored over 400 self-identified artists for the past 10 years. He is passionate about building meaningful relationships; helping others to navigate the art sector in the city while collaborating with others to co-create an anti-oppressive and more diverse and inclusive vision of the art sector in Tkaronto.

What does art mean to you?

The Big Bang of my life