After an incredible first year, we are re-launching our
The first program of its kind in Canada to provide access to shared studio space, exclusive and customized professional development opportunities that support artistic growth - all with the goal of building the creative capacity of Afro-diasporic artists.
Accessibility & Inclusion:
Address the lack of safe and inclusive spaces for Black artists.
Create spaces to support emerging artists to hone their talents.
Create opportunities for the community to experience artistic works rooted in Afro-diasporic traditions.
Residents will have access to:
Shared studio space for 4 months
Opportunity to present your work & receive feedback
Conversations with artists and leaders in Toronto’s arts & cultural community
Professional Development workshops
An artist fee + materials budget