Save the Date! Doors open Toronto 2018
NYA is excited to be participating in Doors Open Toronto this year alongside Toronto Centre for the Arts. For more information on TCA programming click here.
This year, Doors Open Toronto will shine the spotlight on the city’s film and television industry. NYA will be showcasing Ghost of Monsters – part of the Scotiabank CONTACT festival, and more!
Date: May 26 – 27, 2018
Place: Toronto Centre for the Arts, 5040 Yonge St.
North York Arts (NYA) collaborates with artists, arts organizations, and partners to develop, strengthen, and promote cultural programming and initiatives for North York communities
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