Member Profiles

Check out the Neighbourhood Arts Network membership! Connect with an array of artists, community leaders and vibrant arts organizations shaping Toronto cultural landscape!

  • Kianoush Khalilian_BamNay Corporation

    Kianoush Khalilian is a ney player and composer in traditional Iranian style. He has performed in Iran, Czech Republic, Denmark, Switzerland, Italy, and various venues in Canada. He was awa...

    Disciplines: Community ArtsFestivalLiteraryMusic

  • Sila Alici K.

    I am a photographer and a digital storyteller. My work took me all over the Middle East and introduced me to those who were left behind, those who were unheard. I have photographed LGBTI, se...

    Disciplines: Community ArtsVisual & Media Arts

  • Niveshala Saruharshan

    I am Niveshala Saruharshan recently migrated to Canada as a Permanent Residence. Currently studying Catholic Crosscultural Services (CCS).

    Disciplines: Community Arts

  • Negar Vahedi

    As a child, I had a chance to grow up in a family surrounded by art; I recognized that I needed a medium to tell my story, which comes from my world, and that led me to study photography. In...

    Disciplines: Visual & Media Arts

  • Suzanne Simoni

    Navigating the landscape of how we are in relation to objects, I am interested in the notion of interconnectedness within social and biological communities. I am interested in the phenom...

    Disciplines: Visual & Media Arts

  • Lakeshore Arts

    Lakeshore Arts is an award-winning community arts organization that focuses on creating innovative community arts programming that engages, educates, inspires, entertains, and is delivered b...

    Disciplines: Community ArtsVisual & Media Arts


    My name is Yassmin, I am organically from Egypt, I came to Canada in 2017. I graduated form Ein Shams university in Cairo ,Diploma in Arts Studies in 2015 . I worked as an art teacher at El...

    Disciplines: Community Arts

  • ArtBridges

    ArtBridges/ToileDesArts is a Registered National Arts Service Organization. ArtBridges/ToileDesArts is a hub and forum for connection for anyone interested in or active in community-engag...

    Disciplines: Community Arts

  • Luminato Festival

    Luminato is Toronto’s international arts festival dedicated to performance, visual art, music, theatre, dance, and programming that cuts across traditional art form boundaries.

    Disciplines: Community ArtsDanceFestivalMusicTheatreVisual & Media Arts

  • Dhivya Murugesan

    I'm a motivated artist, who is determined to pass my craft skills to the next generation. My Grandmother had plenty of crafting skills, I was able to learn only a few, rest were buried with ...

    Disciplines: Community Arts

  • Aline Setton

    I am a Brazilian visual artist whose practice primarily focuses on painting. Having grown up in São Paulo, I have been deeply influenced by the accelerated, compressed and densely populated ...

    Disciplines: Visual & Media Arts

  • Banafsheh Erfanian

    Banafsheh Erfanian is an award-winning Toronto based painter, illustrator, and educator. She holds a Bachelor of Graphic Design and a Master’s in Illustration. Banafsheh has illustrated many...

    Disciplines: Visual & Media Arts

  • Alfred Spence

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    Disciplines: Literary

  • David Chinyama

    David Chinyama is a Zimbabwean born multi-disciplinary visual artist whose work is inspired by color, form, movement and texture. His work is a representation of personal fascinations and e...

    Disciplines: Community ArtsVisual & Media Arts

  • Rachael Walker

    Rachael Walker is a socially engaged Textile Artist, Designer. A qualified lecturer and has taught in a variety of colleges and arts charities and within community learning.

    Disciplines: Community ArtsVisual & Media Arts

  • Junhee Kim

    I'm a composer/arranger/guitarist. I usually compose music for media(movie, play and game), also performance guitar with various musicians in wide spectrum of genre.

    Disciplines: Music

  • Ilia Hosseini

    Back home I was a freelance photographer. After 4 years of living experience in Toronto I restarted photography in my new home again.

    Disciplines: MusicVisual & Media Arts

  • Michelle Silagy

    Contemporary dance artist Michelle Silagy maintains a close relationship between her arts practice and teaching practice of 30 years. Her work has been presented in Amsterdam, The Arctic, Ne...

    Disciplines: Dance

  • Sylvie Stojanovski

    I am a Scarborough-based multidisciplinary artist, creative-facilitator, and project manager, who is passionate about building community through the arts. I love connecting community organiz...

    Disciplines: Community ArtsFestivalLiteraryMusicTheatreVisual & Media Arts

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  • Megha subramanian

    Practice and teach Indian classical dance, Bharatanatyam, as a language and story-telling medium. Apart from that, I am a writer and a film maker.

    Disciplines: DanceLiteraryTheatreVisual & Media Arts

  • Tatiana Choulova

    I'm Children Film Artist, Producer and Educator. I specialize in stop frame animation, live action short, music video, short docs. I work in schools, daycares and children's summer camps run...

    Disciplines: Community ArtsFestivalVisual & Media Arts

  • Amjad Barbour

    Amjad Barbour is a Toronto based graphic artist, filmmaker and art mentor. He has been in the visual art field since 2006. Recently, he joined Scarborough arts as a marketing and communicati...

    Disciplines: Visual & Media Arts

  • Jonathan Campbell

    Jonathan Campbell’s career is rooted in the decade (2000-2010) he spent in Beijing as a drummer, writer, promoter, agent and more actively bridging East and West. His writing has appeared in...

    Disciplines: FestivalMusic

  • Byron Chan

    I am a media artist primary works in film and digital media. My works often question the past through archival imagery and inserts my newfound perspective through the use of compositing tech...


  • Alexander Gonzales

    Currently working as a building operator My paintings is figurative abstract and Non representational abstract. I am a member of Philippine artist group of Canada. Presently living in Sca...

    Disciplines: Community Arts

  • Aaron Rothermund

    I’m a writer, director, actor and producer. I studied the Script to Screen program at Centennial College, Theatre Performance at Humber College, Performing Arts at George Brown College, and ...

    Disciplines: Community ArtsDanceFestivalLiteraryTheatreVisual & Media Arts

  • caglar icer

    I am a musician and a visual artist. I play a baglama (traditional instrument from Turkey) and bass guitar.I use Blender, Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effect as a visual artist.

    Disciplines: MusicVisual & Media Arts

  • Grace Marquez Studio

    I'm a painter based in Toronto Ontario. I'm also an avid technical diver and often dive caves and wrecks. I recently started painting again and have found that my two passions - painting a...

    Disciplines: Visual & Media Arts

  • Ayobami Macaulay

    Ayobami is a Multi-Disciplinary artist ( Photographer, Filmmaker/Producer, Story Writer) As a photographer, he is a seasoned events, landscape and conceptual portraits photographer. His m...

    Disciplines: Community ArtsFestivalLiteraryVisual & Media Arts