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EAST Animating Democracy Exhibit — Until August 26, 2017

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5th July

EAST Animating Democracy Youth Photography Exhibition

Until August 26, 2017 
Scarborough Arts’ Bluffs Gallery, 1859 Kingston Road

Tuesday, July 18, 2017, 5-7 PM 

Mahad Arale, Jenn Boulay, Aishah Cader, Nadia Huaco, Jeremiah Miles, Hagr Saad, Shango, Leru Xu, Hazelmae Valenzuela, and Alyssa Vidal

EAST Animating Democracy is Scarborough Arts’ free photography and filmmaking program for youth aged 14 to 21 years old facilitated by media artists Solana Cain, Chris Laxton, and Sampreeth Rao. For eight weeks, the youth worked closely with their mentors and learned about the technical and creative aspects of film-making and photography including storytelling, film production, camerawork, lighting, writing, directing, and editing, with a focus on social justice and civic engagement. 

See the new photographic works and celebrate the achievements of these incredible emerging youth artists at the opening reception of EAST Animating Democracy Photography Exhibition on Tuesday, July 18! In addition to photographic works, … Read More »

Call for Applications: SA Together Residency Program for Art Groups and Collectives 2017

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28th June

DEADLINE: August 22, 2017

SA Together is a year-long residency program by Scarborough Arts designed to support Scarborough’s local art and culture groups, social and educational collectives, and non-for-profit collectives and organizations. The program offers capacity-enhancing tools while building stronger connections between collectives through resource-sharing and by working together.

This is the second year of Scarborough Arts’ SA Together Residency Program. The inaugural group of SA Together residents include Frances Potts, MVDHOUSE, Pulari Collective, Sweat Stain Collective, and the Wave Art Collective. Read more about them here. 

Scarborough Arts is excited to announce a call for applicants. Selected groups will be offered:

Use of the Scarborough Arts space including the SA Bluffs Gallery and the Randall Starr Board Room
Up to $500 in fees to the group’s individual missions through their planned programs and events during the run of the residency program from … Read More »

Scarborough Arts announces the Scarborough Design Competition 2017

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19th April

Scarborough Arts invites you to submit an iconic Scarborough design for the Scarborough Design Competition!

Scarborough Arts participates in Doors Open 2017

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18th April

Scarborough Arts is participating in Doors Open Toronto on Saturday, May 27 and Sunday, May 28, 2017!

Share your Six-Word Stories for My City My Six!

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18th January

We belong where love finds us 
– Anne Michaels, Toronto Poet Laureate

SA Suite of Programs — Winter/Spring 2017

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6th January

Our new suite of weekly arts workshops, panel discussions, and events launches this January 2017!

Scarborough Arts Annual Report 2015-2016

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24th November

Our 2015-2016 Annual Report is here!

DEADLINE EXTENDED — Call for Submissions: 31st Annual Juried Exhibition and BIG ART BOOK

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10th November

This January 2017 exhibition and book launch event invites artists to submit work that questions, reflects, or engages critically with the spectacle of celebration.

You’re Invited to Holiday Dreams 2016

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3rd November

This December, the Bluffs Gallery will sparkle with the glow of artworks and crafts made by our membership and available for sale to the community at our Holiday Dreams Night Market and Members Exhibition.

2016 Annual General Meeting: November 23

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19th October


Scarborough Arts invites its members, supporters, volunteers, partners, participants, and members of the community to the 2016 Annual General Meeting. Join us as we look back and celebrate recent achievements, last year’s projects and programs, and new and exciting opportunities ahead.

What: Scarborough Arts 2016 Annual General Meeting
When: Wednesday, November 23, 2016, from 6:30 to 8:30 PM
Where: The Bluffs Gallery at Scarborough Arts (1859 Kingston Road)
RSVP: Please RSVP by November 16 via email at or by calling the office at 416-698-7322.

The evening will include:

A presentation of Scarborough Arts programs from the 2015-2016 year
Meet and greet with current and new Scarborough Arts staff and Board of Directors
Rites of Passage exhibit in partnership with Reel Asian International Film Festival
A preview of our upcoming 2016-2017 program season
Scarborough Arts’ 2016 Annual General Meeting (from 7:30 PM to 8:00 PM)

Scarborough Arts members, your presence is important at the Annual General Meeting in … Read More »


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