A week full of online activations showcasing films, music, and discussions by newcomer artists, Newcomer Week: Virtual Edition will showcase and honour the vibrancy that newcomer artists bring to Toronto’s cultural landscape.
Neighbourhood Arts Network is convening organizations including imagineNATIVE, Doris McCarthy Gallery, New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA), and past recipients of the RBC Newcomer Artist Award to present virtual activations through dynamic digital partnerships from May 24-28, 2021
An original music performance piece by RBC recipient Siavesh Kavah and vocalist Milad Bagheri.
A dialogue between Indigenous musician Aqua Nibii Waawaaskone and multidisciplinary newcomer artist Borelson about placemaking through music.
An Artist Talk and Conversation with Esmond Lee and writer Sabra Ismath around Lee’s Gods Among Us photography series.
A moderated discussion by Syrus Marus Ware between RBC Recipient Merey Ismailova and New York based artist Angel Kaba about parenting and creating during COVID-19.
A short film screening followed by an artist talk by imagineNATIVE.
NCFST is hosting a Ceremonial Circle instead of Culture Night to honour & mourn the 215 children found at the Kamloops Indian Residential School, B.C. The Circle will consist of prayers, songs and a talking circle to help process this difficult information.
Apply while spots last! Announcing our upcoming program: Sisters Prosper! This intensive bootcamp empowers immigrant women with hard/soft career skills, meaningful connections and internships, and wellness/mental health practices.
Apply here: ow.ly/FX3a50EIWtUpic.twitter.com/yUFEeFQShX
We are all role models for the next generation.
At our upcoming Circle event on May 20th at 7pm MDT we will explore why feminism could be good for raising children and youth.
Our event is open to everyone! Register on Eventbrite eventbrite.ca/e/next-gen-men…
Learn to network confidently, conduct company research to find employment opportunities, make cold contacts, and conduct information interviews in our webinar ‘Understanding the Labour Market’, watch here > bit.ly/3eU1N66
Join us on May 25 on a year’s review on the aftermath of the global outcry on Anti-Black Racism. We will examine the progress made & steps forward. We will also have the launch of SfC's Black Leadership Institute on Social Action for Change. Don’t miss it. ow.ly/hGYR50EJdHbpic.twitter.com/qkSIMlVeyk