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2018 Ada Slaight Youth Arts Mentorship Program

Are you a youth (age 16 – 27) interested in the arts and taking your talent to the next level? Well this is the program for you! We have started recruitment for youth interested in the arts to join the 2018 edition of the Ada Slaight Youth Arts Mentorship Program.

Through this program, you will

  • Connect with other professional artists (musicians, visual artists, dancers, etc.) to learn abou their everyday hustle and paths to success
  • Get partnered with an industry mentor who can help you take your game to the next level
  • Visit the city’s most influential arts and cultural institutions
  • Deepen their artistry and get plugged into Toronto’s arts community
  • Put together an amazing culminating showcase

If you are interested or know someone who is, please get in touch with Tomas Kanene (Tkanene@artscape.ca) or visit the Artscape office on the 2nd floor of Daniels Spectrum (585 Dundas St. East). Deadline to sign up is Tuesday, November 7th

Get a sense of the energy and benefits of this program; check out our latest wrap-up video below!

Twelve youths will be selected for the program, which runs from January to May 2018. This workshop series is a component of the Ada Slaight Youth Arts Mentorship Program, which provides youth access to arts & cultural experiences, educational workshops and opportunities to explore a career in the arts.

Artscape gratefully acknowledges the generous support of the Slaight Family Foundation that makes this program possible.

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To help maintain community safety and contain the spread of COVID-19, Artscape has temporarily closed its facilities to the public and cancelled all Artscape-led programming, until May 31, 2020.

Please read an important update re: COVID-19 from Artscape CEO, Tim Jones to find out about helpful resources and supports for the arts and culture sector during this challenging time.

Stay safe and we look forward to seeing you soon!

While numerous professional associations have created their own COVID-19 resource guides, Artscape’s compilation focuses on a collection of financial resources and supports to help creatives across all of our communities navigate this situation. Click here to access Artscape’s Resources for Creatives and Creative Entrepreneurs.