Project Support

Mandate

The TFVA provides seed funding for projects that will make a significant contribution to the visual arts community in Toronto. The TFVA seeks to encourage excellence and creativity in a broad range of visual art endeavours by supporting projects.

 

2015 The Art Canada Institute, Kate Addleman-Frankel

The Art Canada Institute's award enabled the ACI to create and publish online the art book, Joyce Weiland: Life and Workby Dr.Joyce Sloane
www.aci-iac.ca

Kate Addleman-Frankel was the curator of the featured exhibition of the 2015 ScotiaBank Contact photography Festival Bright Lights Dark City which explains the history of the Niagara Custom Lab, the last lab that processes celluloid film for artists.

2014 Art Metropole

Art Metropole's TFVA award will enable them to build movable modules for multiple uses including their auxiliary exhibition during the construction in Union Station 2015. www.artmetropole.com

2013 Sitemedia Inc

SITEMEDIA INC for the film Spring & Arnaud

2012 Koffler Centre for the Arts, 60 Painters Collective, Workman Arts

KOFFLER CENTRE FOR THE ARTS Support for "Summer Special" exhibition at Honest Ed's
60 PAINTERS Collective - Support for exhibition held in June 2012
WORKMAN ARTS Support for live catwalk show catalogue held at AGO 2012

2011 UTAC, Tasman Richardson

UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO ART CENTRE (UTAC) Exhibition support for SUZY LAKE "POLITICAL POETICS"
TASMAN RICHARDSON "NECROPOLIS" a multi-media video installation at MOCCA.

2010 Open Studio

OPEN STUDIO FOR 'PRINTOPOLIS' : International Symposium on Printmaking.

2009 Barbara Fischer, Rhonda Corvese

Barbara Fischer, curator, for exhibition of Mark Lewis’s Venice Biennale video Cold Morning in the Justina M. Barnicke Gallery.
"Remains To Be Seen" curator RHONDA CORVESE International Institute for Genocide & Human Rights

2008 TFVA 10th anniversary scholarships

TFVA 10TH ANNIVERSARY SCHOLARSHIPS York University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Ryerson University, School of Image Arts,
OCAD, Faculty of Design, & U. of T. School of Architecture, Landscape & Design.

2007 AGYU

ART GALLERY OF YORK UNIVERSITY published a catalogue accompanying the exhibition "Dr. Strangelove Dr. Strangelove" by KRISTAN HORTON.

2006 Max Dean, Centre for Canadian Contemporary Art

MAX DEAN with RAFFAELLO D’ANDREA “ROBOTIC CHAIR”
CENTRE FOR CANADIAN CONTEMPORARY ART  -- web site

2005 Issacs Seen, Gallery 44 & YYZ Books, TAAFI

"ISAACS SEEN" Support for a catalogue that accompanied an exhibition of artists' works represented by pioneering dealer Avrom Isaacs.
GALLERY 44 & YYZ BOOKS publication support for "Image & Inscription: An Anthology of Contemporary Canadian Photography"
TORONTO ALTERNATIVE ART FAIR INTERNATIONAL Discussion panel support

2004 Reel Artists

REEL ARTISTS  Canadian Art Foundation Film Festival
Discussion panel support

2003 Contact Photography Festival

CONTACT PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL, now known as Scotiabank Contact Photography Festival.

2001 Janet Cardiff & Georges Bures-Miller

Janet Cardiff & Georges Bures-Miller : Venice Biennale presentation ”Paradise Institute”