Latest Artscape News

  • February 8, 2018

    Muhtadi Thomas: African Drumming Legend of TO

    Since discovering drumming around age 16, Muhtadi Thomas has become, over the course of 50 years, a master of African drumming and many percussion instruments. He is a well-known teacher and nowadays has as many as 50 students attend his weekly class at the Regent Park Community Centre.

  • February 7, 2018

    The 411 on Blackburn Prize 2018 Finalist Colleen Murphy

    Colleen Murphy, a celebrated playwright, filmmaker and librettist and member of Artscape’s artist community, is one of two Canadians nominated for this year’s Blackburn Prize, a prestigious award for women playwri

  • Jeffrey Remedios at Artscape Daniels Launchpad event

    January 19, 2018

    Creative and Digital Industries Embrace Launchpad

    On December 15, we introduced Artscape Daniels Launchpad to the digital music industries in the GTA and were thrilled to have Jeffrey Remedios, CEO of Universal Mu

  • January 17, 2018

    Commercial studio on Queen Street West Now Available

  • December 7, 2017

    Looking Ahead to 2018

    As we enter the holiday season, we'd like to thank all those who supported Artscape's creative placemaking work in 2017 and provide a glimpse at some of the great initiatives we'll be busy with in 2018, including the launch of several new projects:

  • December 7, 2017

    Tax Relief for Creative Communities!

    A new property tax class for "Creative Facilities" is on its way

  • December 5, 2017

    Mounting the Canadian Premiere of Cassettes 100

    On November 19, Cassettes 100, a unique performance piece, made its Canadian debut in the lobby of the Young Centre for the Performing Arts through the efforts of artists Andrea Mapili, Byron Abalos, along with Soulpepper Theatre Company and the UP Center for Ethnomusicology in Manila.

  • December 1, 2017

    Celebrating Legendary City Builders with Gala & Exhibition

    The Artscape Foundation hosted nearly 400 friends of Artscape at CreativeTO on November 30, a gala evening celebrating the legendary city building contributions of Mitchell Cohen, President of The Daniels Corporation, and Judy & Wilmot Matthews.

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