Art Starts uses the arts to inspire long-term social change and brings together professional artists with residents of all ages to create accessible and dynamic art projects that re ect the identities and aspirations of each community. Their collaborative approach to art-making celebrates communities, nurtures resiliency, cultivates life-skills and inspires personal growth. This year, Art Starts is engaging youth in a collaborative map-making art project to restore Indigenous place names in ve underserved neighbourhoods across Toronto.
This is an outstanding city.
Wife of the late Fraser Deacon,