Mural Routes has been monitoring the guidance of Canada Public Health regarding the evolving COVID-19 situation. Our top priority is for the health and well-being of our staff and participants. For this reason, the Mural Routes’ office will be closed until further notice. Our staff will continue to work from home during office hours and can be reached via email.

Featured Member Artist

MARIE-JUDITH JEAN-LOUIS

MJ is an artist working mostly in acrylic and watercolour as a way to inspire others to see better through the power of mindfulness.

Featured Mural

Beaches Foodland Mural

The Beaches Foodland Mural by John Kuna is located in the Beaches area of Toronto. It was unveiled in September, 2019.

Resource

Mural Production: A Resource Handbook

From the amateur artist to the professional, from the interested wall owner to members of council, community and business associations, this handbook aims to assist in the creation of many significant murals to come.

Mural Map of Canada - how to video

Watch how to add your murals to the map

In this video we go over the steps in adding a mural to the Mural Map of Canada. The map was updated in 2019 with the support of a Toronto Arts Council, Digital Incubator grant. If you're ready to add your mural to the map - click here!.

News

INTRO TO MURAL ART: The Hip-Hop Fundamentals of Mural Making with Moises Frank

June 26, 2020

Workshop Dates & Time:  Tuesday July 14th, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Tuesday July 21st, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Tuesday July 28th, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Tuesday August 4th, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Tuesday August 11th, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Participant Limit: 20 people *Priority registration will… Read More

Member Interviews: Marie-Judith Jean-Louis

June 26, 2020

MJ is an artist working mostly in acrylic and watercolour as a way to inspire others to see better through the power of mindfulness. She’s intrigue by the nuances between looking at a subject and seeing that same subject. Keeping in mind that we don’t see things as they are,… Read More

Black Lives Matter

June 17, 2020

To the mural community, The staff and Board at Mural Routes stand in solidarity against anti-Black racism, injustice, and oppression.  We believe that Black Lives Matter. We are taking time to listen, look within, and discuss what we can do to make positive change.   Education is the enemy of… Read More

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Want to get involved with Mural Routes? The best way to support us, keep up to date, and learn about opportunities in mural art is to become a member.  Mural Routes offers our members unique opportunities to network with artists and administrators, receive job opportunities, and learn about the latest developments in mural art trends. Become part of the mural art network – join Mural Routes today.

“When I moved to Canada in 2016, I was mesmerized by beautiful murals all around the city. I was very excited to see all the murals because I always wanted to do bigger scale work. Then I found Mural Routes’ Mural Art Career Development (MACD) Program while I was searching for an opportunity. And it changed my life entirely.” – Jieun June Kim

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  • Inspires the creation of public art as a catalyst for community building
  • Educates, trains and elevates mural artists and their work

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We create, promote, educate, advise and link artists, organizations and others that are interested in the development of wall art. Mural Routes has become the primary advisor for communities engaged in producing public wall art in the Greater Toronto Area and beyond.