Toronto Art

How One Toronto Art Piece Shines A Light On Homelessness

Tim MacLeod | Posted 02.08.2016 | Canada Impact
Tim MacLeod

Over the past decade, Canada has seen a proliferation of high quality, thoughtful research on homelessness. We now know that homelessness is caused by a combination of individual and systemic factors from unemployment and disability, to lack of coordinated services and a hostile housing market. While the solutions to homelessness are complex, the cause is simple: a lack of affordable housing.

Why The Gladstone Hotel Might Be Toronto's Best Art Gallery

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.17.2014 | Canada Living

Now that Vogue has crowned one of Toronto's neighbourhoods as the second coolest in the world, it seems the secret is out. Queen Street West (now ...

Mateca Arts Inspired By Culture Days

Melissa Bessey | Posted 08.13.2014 | Canada
Melissa Bessey

Toronto has always had a thriving arts community but with all the cut backs in education, public schools are left with less and less opportunity to te...

This Could Be The World's Tallest Mural

CBC | Posted 11.28.2013 | Canada

Dozens of teenage artists completed one of the largest pieces of public art Toronto have ever seen. The massive mural was unveiled at 200 Wellesley ...

Necropolis: The Rebirth of Video Art

Andrea Carson Barker | Posted 04.25.2012 | Canada Living
Andrea Carson Barker

Richardson uses an editing whose name is taken from scavenging characters in Star Wars, who, according to Richardson "lived by stealing and rewiring old technology for personal use and for profit."