Mentorships

hand drawn community-engagement map

Community Corridor of Inclusion & Resilience

North Hastings Community Integration Association

2 Alice Street, Bancroft, Ontario, 2019

Participants from Indigenous, mental health, disabled, and youth-focused social service agencies created a public work with local residents. We mentored illustrator Marlena Zuber on the planning stage of this project.

Pembroke Mosaic close-up. Photo by Doug De La Matter
View Pembroke Youth Mural Project images on Megan Spencer’s website.

Pembroke Youth Mural Project

Family & Children’s Services of Renfrew County

Winning Kids Centre
464 Isabella Street, Pembroke, Ontario, 2019

Initiated by Ottawa Valley Creative Arts Open Studio (OVCAOS), this mural came about following requests from youth for more art projects and youth programs. We mentored Megan Spencer, OVCAOS’ artist-in-residence and project lead, through the process of creating a large-scale, outdoor mural.

Street Health Community Art Project

Street Health

338 Dundas Street East, Toronto, Ontario, 2018

The Street Health Community Art Project resulted in two mosaic murals on the exterior of the Street Health building. The second mosaic was created with a team of artist interns, led by Wy Joung Kou who we mentored in the role of designer and artistic team lead.