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Meet Cheryl Rock Winner of Best of 2D Works 2019

March 17, 2020

In this issue of our newsletter, we would like to introduce you to Cheryl Rock, an award-winning artist who tells stories of our shared human experience through her intricate hand-cut paper works. Her...


The impact of COVID-19

March 17, 2020

The TOAF team cares about the health and safety of our artists and the public we serve and remains mindful of doing all that we can to slow the rate of the COVID-19 infection in Toronto.


Meet Marissa Y Alexander Winner of Best of Ceramics

February 5, 2020

It is a delight to introduce you to a talented emerging ceramic artist, Marissa Y Alexander, who earned TOAF's Best of Ceramics award – a $3,000 Cash and Purchase Award – supported by our cherished donors, Aaron Milrad & Brenda Coleman.


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...

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