Join DIALOG’s Khatereh Baharikhoob, Associate and senior urban designer, during a panel discussion on the role of community-engaged public art in urban design on Thursday, May 18, 2023 during the StART Support Mural Progam 10-Year Celebration and Launch Event.
Khat will speak on her experience with the StART Support Program during her Art Enlivens initiative that transformed an underappreciated site in Toronto’s Kensington Market, into a vibrant mural by artist Yasaman Mehrsa, informed by extensive community engagement.
Date: Thursday, May 18, 2023
Time: 4:00 p.m. – midnight ET (panel from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.)
Location: bevy.space – 738 Dundas St. E, Toronto
StART Support Mural Program: 10-Year Celebration and Launch Event
This year, StreetARToronto celebrates the 10-year anniversary of its’ oldest program – the StART Support Program. We’re inviting artists from across the last decade, project organizers, business and property owners and anyone who might be interested in applying to join us at bevy.space on Thursday, May 18th from 4pm onwards.
Come check out the exhibition of 2022’s StART Support projects as photographed by @shazatariq, listen to our artist panel, indulge in some tacos and drinks and check out some fresh murals.
The StART Support program provides material support for artists working on projects in collaboration with property owners who are experiencing repeated graffiti vandalism.