The Akin Studio Program at MOCA

Akin is thrilled to announce a unique partnership with MOCA to provide affordable studio space to 20+ visual artists and cultural practitioners in the museum's new home on Sterling Road through the Akin Studio ProgramThe Museum of Contemporary Art Toronto Canada will open on May 26, 2018 at 158 Sterling Rd in the Junction Triangle. There is an open Call for Applications to artists for the program.

Selected artists will be invited to move their studio into the museum for a term of one year and will share their practices with the museum’s visitors through programs such as open studio events. Regular Akin studio rental fees will apply. The studios will vary in size from approximately 50 to 250 square feet and will be designed by Akin to create a bright and welcoming environment for artists to develop their work. Similar to Akin’s seven other locations, the space will foster a community atmosphere and the exchange of ideas.

This call is open to student, emerging and professional art practitioners, curators and writers living in Toronto. 

The deadline for the Call is March 5, 2018 at 5:00pm.


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