Artist: Gail Kay-Kaplansky
North York Visual Artists Exhibition: Spectrum 2018
For our second exhibition of this year, we’ve partnered with North York Visual Artists (NYVA). NYVA is a local non-profit that has been around for 20 years. The group is comprised of artist members ranging from beginner to professional, working in diverse mediums.
Join us for NYVA’s Spectrum 2018 – an exhibition to show the group’s latest work!
Date: April 21 – May 3
Gallery hours: Tuesday – Friday 1:00pm – 6:00pm
Weekend hours: April 21 1:30pm – 5:00pm
Place: Toronto Centre for the Arts, Lower Gallery, 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