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Meet Steven Restagno Best of Student Award Winner

October 10, 2019

We are happy to reconnect with you and start off our new season by taking you into the moody, vulnerable and fluid paintings of Steven Restagno, winner of the 2019 Best of Student Award. 


Thanks for an incredible weekend of Art: Unwalled!

July 29, 2019

The 58th edition of Toronto Outdoor Art Fair was a smashing success - our heartfelt thanks to our artists, wonderful volunteers, donors, sponsors, media partners, programming partners, judges, jurors and 120,000 members of the public who all collaborate to put together this radically welcoming, engaging and un-walled art Fair. 

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2019 Ides of July: Emerging Brewer x Emerging Artist

July 8, 2019

Since 2016, TOAF and Henderson Brewing Co. have paired an emerging artist and an emerging brewer to collaborate on a custom beer and label to celebrate TOAF. Each label is created by an emerging artist from the previous year. This year Kima Lenaghan, the 2018 Best of Student Award and Student Purchase Award winner has crafted the label to accompany the exlusive craft beer creation.

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StreetARToronto Live Painting at TOAF19

July 2, 2019

Get ready for StreetARToronto Live Painting, one of our special programming series over the art-filled weekend! TOAF collaborates this joint project with StreetARToronto (StART), Artusiasm and...


TOAF19 Launch Party at Henderson Brewing Co.

June 26, 2019

Thank you to all who came out to celebrate TOAF's Launch last week! We took over Henderson Brewing Co's warehouse and turned it into a real party complete with delicious cheeses and of course, a refre...


Meet the Team: Rapid Fire Round

May 29, 2019

Rapid Fire Round Get acquainted with the team behind the 58th Toronto Outdoor Art Fair. Left to right: Michelle Planche (Logistics), anahita azrahimi (Executive & Creative Director), Ani...

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Juror's Picks for TOAF19!

May 15, 2019

Our 2019 jury panel reviewed over 800 applications to bring a freshly curated mix of artists to the 58th TOAF. We've gathered a few of their favourites. 


Highlights from TOAF19's Booth Camp!

May 13, 2019

This year’s event was held at Artscape Sandbox, and supported by our Major Sponsor, Higgins Event Rentals, who generously donated a stunning refreshment station for over 100 artist attendees, as well as provide an in-depth (and reassuring!) in-person tent demo.


Meet Collector & Legacy Donor, Aaron Milrad

May 2, 2019

Aaron Milrad, a prolific art collector and philanthropist, has been supporting the arts and the artists of TOAF for over forty years now - in particular, the Best of Ceramics award. In this interview,...

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