News & Events

Ricoh’s Special Gift

By Monica Gutierrez VIBE Arts was the fortunate recipient of three prosumer digital cameras gifted by RICOH. We are so excited to use these to document our 150 reasons we love Canada project, workshops, and events, and to use in digital arts, youth, and children programs. The cameras are already flexing our creative muscles as we capture … Read more

Chalk It Up! at the Cultura Festival

Be part of a large-scale collaborative chalk artwork with North York Arts and VIBE Arts.  Learn chalk art techniques, stencil making, and participate in artful mark-making as an act of positive social activism and civic engagement.  See the piece grow from week to week.  All ages welcome! July 8, 15, 22, and 29 6 to … Read more

VIBE Arts at Family Pride

Date: Saturday, July 2Time: 11 am – 4 pmLocation: Church St. Public School83 Alexander Street, TorontoContact: Krysta Townsend, Family Pride Team Looking for something cool for kids and families this weekend?  We will be enhancing this experience with an interactive family tree that grows throughout the day as children and families add handmade leaves, blossoms and ribbons. The family … Read more

VIBE Arts’ Annual Artist and Volunteer Appreciation Party

It was a wonderful time to spend with the talented artists that work hard to make our programs of high quality  for the children and  youth and the caring people that incorporate volunteering into their busy schedules. We celebrated the evening with food, drinks, music, fun, and warm conversations among a collective of wonderful … Read more

Get Involved! Be Creative! Learn New Skills!

Get Involved! Be Creative! Learn New Skills! Calling all First Nations, Metis and Inuit youth! VIBE Arts is looking for an Emerging Indigenous Artist to work on a summer mural project under the guidance of a professional artist. Arts Assistant -­ Bendale Acres Intergenerational Community Mural Project: 1 position available Location: Bendale Acres Long Term … Read more

Press Release: Annual youth-led arts festival returns for its 8th year with renewed vision.

FROM: VIBE ARTS, 401 Richmond Street W., Suite 230, Toronto Ontario, M5V 3A8 For more information please call: Deneille Balkissoon, 416-929-9314, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: VIBE Arts Fest – Annual youth-led arts festival returns for its 8th year with renewed vision. TORONTO, ON (June 8-11, 2016) — VIBE Arts Fest is a free, four-day Youth-Led … Read more

Thinking Outside the Box with Mud Graffiti

By Erin Glover For two consecutive spring weekends in early May, VIBE Arts was the artful inhabitant of a shipping container at Evergreen Brickworks, engaging hundreds of children, families and visitors in creative play. The container, titled the ‘Think Outside Box’, is positioned as a temporary outdoor art installation at the Brickworks for the spring … Read more

Chalk it Up! Cultural Hotspot North York

By Susie Whaley In celebration of the North York Community and its creativity, we took part in the Cultural Hotspot Launch at the Aga Khan Museum on May 11, 2016 with an interactive and inter-generational chalk drawing activity.  To further engage children and youth we are offering chalk programs this spring in North York at … Read more