Photo by: Felipe Noriega

North York Arts is excited to announce the launch of Northbound Exhibition Program!

Northbound Exhibition Program was created to support the professional development of artists. Priority will be given to new-generations & emerging artists/groups, newcomer artists/groups, and artists/groups with a connection to the North York community. Artists selected will receive FREE exhibition space in North York in 2019!

The Northbound 2020 application is now open! Click here for more details.

Northbound 2019 Jury members:  

  • Julian Carvajal
  • Jibola Fagbamiye
  • Annie Wong
  • Paola Poletto  
  • Madeleine Skoggard


Program Partners

Northbound Exhibition Program 2019 Artists and Collectives: 

Alessandra Pozzuoli
Who is Lady York, Anyway?
Feb 27- April 14

Michelle Peraza
Patria Potestas
March 28 – April 14

KIN Collective
Constructing Liminal Space
April 25 – May 12

Mika Babineau
 Ace and In Your Face
June 26 – August 24

 Banafsheh Erfanian
Shahnameh (The Epics of Iranian Kings)
July 3 – July 17

Emma Lau
A Quiet Mind II
August 14 – 29

Tasneem Dairywala
Metamorphic Reflections
Sept 25 – Nov 24

Elham Fatapour
My Story
Date: TBD

Minhwa Canada
Minhwa: The Colours of Korean Folk Art
Date: TBD

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

(416) 733-9388
Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm