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There are many ways to get involved with ArtworxTO: Toronto's Year of Public Art 2021-2022! Check back often for information on how you can participate with ArtworxTO and related partner programs throughout the year!

Do you have a public artwork that you want included on the ArtworxTO map? Fill out this form for consideration.

Do you have an arts event you'd like promoted? Fill in our Free Events form here.

Image: Art by Que Rock, photo by Lisa MacIntosh

Request for Proposals: Unionale

Deadline: July 6, 2022 at 5 p.m.

The City of Toronto invites practicing artists (including artist teams and collectives) to submit their proposals for the first edition of Unionale, a new public art thoroughfare currently under construction in Union Station.

View the full RFQ here.

Image: Untitled mural by Victoria Day

Emerging Artist Spotlight

Supported by RBC

The City of Toronto is looking for emerging artists to be in the Spotlight! Artists with five years of experience or less are invited apply to be one of 52 selected Spotlight artists, one per week for all of ArtworxTO.

Each of the selected artists will receive a $250.00 CAD honorarium; promo via and Culture_TO channels; and a one-on-one mentorship meeting with an established arts professional related to their field.

Applications are open and will be considered throughout the year. The next deadline to apply is May 15, 2022. Please fill out this form to apply.

Further information and recent winners are available here. If you have any questions, please contact


Launched in the spring of 2020, the ShopHERE program provides independent artists and small businesses with free 1:1 support in building, managing, and marketing an online store. An online presence to showcase portfolios, and specifically an eCommerce platform to sell creative work is more important now than ever. Discover how artists can take their designs and creations to local customers and beyond, integrate with social media, and get selling online in just a few weeks.

Amplifying Indigenous Voices of Toronto

Indigenous artists of Toronto are invited to submit their artwork of all mediums and themes for the chance to exhibit and sell at the many, continuous, exhibition opportunities provided by helloart.

If interested, please email: