24 Apr

Pharmacy Avenue Underpass Mural

During the 2016 Budget process, Council decided to extend the Oakridge PB project for another 2 years.  Approved in the 2016 projects was the installation of a mural on the Pharmacy Avenue underpass.  This streetscape improvement is meant to bring street art to the community, beautify this location, continue the enhancement and rejuvenation of the neighbourhood, and help prevent vandalism.  A selection committee was brought together to shortlist artist and come up with guiding themes for the design portion of the...

11 Jan

Street Art Information Sessions

This month Transportation Services’ StreetARToronto (StART) program will be hosting its annual information sessions across the city. Artists and non-profit arts/community organizations are invited to attend and learn more about opportunities to create safe, beautiful, and inclusive streetscapes while reducing graffiti vandalism. Upcoming Information Session Events: Downtown Toronto Information Session (Launch & Mix and Mingle) Monday January 16, 2017 from 3 – 6 pm (presentation at 3:30 pm) Location: Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen Street West ​​Details and RSVP here North York Information Session Thursday January 19, 2017 from 3 – 5 pm Location: North York Arts, 5040 Yonge...