The Mane Event: Community Paint Day!

529 Oakwood Ave, Toronto ON

Toronto, ON

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The Mane Event is a community arts series that speaks to the importance of hair in Black culture, recognizing hair as art and an expression of identity. Share local stories, creativity, and highlight the importance of local barber shops and salons in the historic, current, and future character of Little Jamaica. Gather with community members in the process of co-creation, culminating in a permanent public art mural led by Curtia Wright. About the Opportunity Contribute to the final permanent public art mural with hands-on painting Come prepared to paint with us, and dress for the weather!

Sun 02 Oct
12:00 PM – 3:00 PM


This event is free.

Organized by

STEPS Public Art

STEPS (Sustainable Thinking and Expression on Public Space) is a cultural charitable organization that creates one-of-a-kind public art plans, installations and engagement strategies that: meet your public art and placemaking needs transform your space into a cultural destination foster stronger relationships with your community showcase the talent of diverse Canadian artists STEPS Public Art is a CRA registered charity, and welcomes financial contributions towards our free community arts programs.


529 Oakwood Ave, Toronto ON

Toronto, ON

Event Contact

Ima Esin