News & Opportunities

Stay up to date on opportunities, events, jobs and initiatives taking place in the Toronto community engaged arts community!

  • CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS | KAEDA D'DANCE 

    March 30, 2020

    ▶ Kaeja d’Dance: Moving Connections: In Touch has put out a Call for submissions to the public to send 3-5 second videos that feature "love in a gesture"!

  • CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS | ONSITE GALLERY 

    March 30, 2020

    Call for Submissions: Virtual Studio Visits of Onsite Gallery, OCAD University1

  • TOArtist COVID Response Fund 

    March 26, 2020

    To assist Toronto artists in dealing with the impacts of the COVID-19 crisis, Toronto Arts Foundation and Toronto Arts Council are introducing the TOArtist COVID Response Fund. The Fund will allocate up to $1000 to self-employed, individual artists resident in Toronto whose creative work and income have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • OPEN CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS | XSPACE 

    March 25, 2020

    Xpace Cultural Centre accepts proposals of all media from student and emerging artists, curators and/or designers. Exhibitions are selected by our Programming Committee, composed of Xpace staff, representatives from the OCAD Student Union and an outside member of the Toronto arts community.

  • COVID-19 information and resources for the arts community 

    March 13, 2020

    Toronto Arts Foundation's Neighbourhood Arts Network is committed to providing accurate and up to date information for the arts community throughout the COVID-19 emergency response period.

  • CALL FOR APPLICANTS | EMERGING 20 PROGRAM 

    March 09, 2020

    Are you a BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People-of-Colour) filmmaker interested in telling stories that help audiences care about pressing issues and inspire social change? Applications are now open!

  • CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS | 21st Annual imagineNATIVE Film & Media Arts Festival 

    March 04, 2020

    Submit Your Work for the 21st Annual imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival!

  • CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS | BIRKDALE ARTS FESTIVAL 

    March 04, 2020

    The Birkdale Arts Festival is looking for artists of all disciplines for their summer festival!

  • FUNDING OPPORTUNITY | ANIMATING HISTORIC SITES 

    March 02, 2020

    Toronto Arts Council has partnered with City of Toronto Museums and Evergreen Brick Works to provide opportunities for artists to re-imagine and animate selected Toronto historic sites, community museums and Evergreen Brick Works!

  • Illustration of person sitting in a mobility device by artist Rana Awadallah

    CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS | CRIPPING MASCULINITY 

    March 02, 2020

    Presented by Ryerson University and University of Alberta, Cripping Masculinity explores how Disability, Deaf, or Mad Identified Men (Cis or Trans) and Masculine Identified Non-Binary People create and experience their identities through clothing in their everyday lives.