ABOUT AKIN COLLECTIVE:
Akin Collective is a Toronto-based arts organization that provides affordable studio space as well as arts-based programming through it's sister non-profit organization, Akin Projects. Our studios provide a working environment that maintains a friendly and inspiring atmosphere where people can work on creative endeavors and entrepreneurial undertakings of all kinds. We build community through monthly art critiques, workshops, open studio events, gallery tours, exhibitions, as well as various other art projects.
The Akin Vitrine Gallery, located at our Dupont studios, was launched on October 1, 2016 and features the diverse talent of our members with a new installation each month.
Akin Lansdowne: 87 Wade Avenue @ Lansdowne & Bloor
Akin Dufferin: 444 Dufferin Street @ Queen St W
Akin Dupont: 1485 Dupont Street @ Symington
Akin Sunrise: 100 Sunrise Ave in North York
Akin Ossington: (light industrial studios) 888 Dupont St @ Ossington
Shared membership: $60/month*
perfect for designers, location-independents, web developers, time-based media artists
Dedicated membership: $100 - $1000/month*
perfect for painters, illustrators, sculptors, printmakers, installation artists, fashion designers
*Prices include: taxes, insurance, wifi, utilities, 24/7 access as well as use of industrial shelving units, washroom, communal working areas, and kitchen.