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September 25, 2020

ArtWorksTO: Skills for a Creative Future

Hosted by Neighbourhood Arts Network (NAN) / City of Toronto / The Remix Project / OCADU

Portfolio Development Workshop: register by September 25

ArtWorksTO provides opportunities for youth media artists (18-29) who identify as Indigenous, Black and People of Colour and/or 2SLGBTQ+ to gain professional experience, skills and network in the media arts industry.

ArtWorksTO is a partnership between the Toronto Arts Foundation’s Neighbourhood Arts Network (NAN), City of Toronto, The Remix Project, and Ontario College of Art & Design University (OCADU).

This robust program includes:

  • Portfolio Development Workshop delivered by OCAD U | Register by Sept 25, 2020
  • Certificate in Art and Design Professional Skills delivered by OCAD U to develop creative business skills
  • Paid project contract with the City of Toronto and partner arts organizations (OCADU, Toronto Arts Foundation, and the Remix Project)
  • Mentorship with industry advisors delivered by The Remix Project
  • Employment supports through the City’s Toronto Youth Partnerships & Employment (TYPE) program (optional), to provide assistance with employment goals, including education, training and wellness supports

More information and how to register


  • Neighbourhood Arts Network

    32 Camden Street, Toronto, ON, Canada


    Neighbourhood Arts Network is a strategic initiative of Toronto Arts Foundation. We offer accessible arts programming, awards, and exciting partnership opportunities to Toronto-based artists, arts educators and arts organizations.

  • City of Toronto

  • OCAD University