Call for Instructors

Workman Arts

Deadline: Friday, June 28
(for contracts that begin in September 2019 and end in June 2020)

Instructors will develop and teach programs, workshops and classes offered at Workman Arts as well as on units at CAMH (as part of the Art Cart program in collaboration with Gifts of Light) as well as in the greater Toronto Arts community with partner organizations (which currently include: The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers, Tangled Art + Disability, Victoria Hub in collaboration with Neighbourhood Arts Network, Trinity Square Video and more TBC).

Workman Arts provides multi-disciplinary, professional art workshops for and by artists with lived experience of mental health and/or addictions issues. Workman Arts aims to support member artists through community support, access to free studio space, materials, equipment, free art training as well as professional development and presentation opportunities.

We are looking for artists that have developed skills, technical experience, or an artistic project in a range of disciplines that may include (but are not limited to): Painting, Drawing, Printmaking, Sculpture, Textile Art, Photography, Media Arts, Filmmaking, Podcasting, Animation, Performance, Theatre, Dance, Poetry, Prose, Playwriting, Songwriting and/or Music Composition.

We prioritize hiring members or artists with lived experience. For more information about membership, visit:

More information on the Workman Arts website