Category: Our Members

Mural Routes members include artists, managers, and organizations with a passion for mural art. Here we share exciting projects and news from our current members.

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INTEROH GALE Mural 2019

INTEROH GALE MURAL

‘INTEROH GALE’ MURAL BY MEDIAH HAS TRANSFORMED THE UNDERPASS AT FINCH AVE AND MORNINGSIDE, SCARBOROUGH, SUMMER 2019 The mural INTEROH GALE by artist MEDIAH in partnership with Mural Routes in Malvern, North Scarborough is themed around sustainability and has provided local youth and emerging artists mentorship and training opportunities.   ABOUT THE MURAL CONCEPT AND …

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Member Interviews: Dom Laporte

Nazli Nahidi, Mural Routes Program Assistant, interviewed artist Dom Laporte in February, 2019. Dom Laporte is an Ottawa-based artist whose work explores the limits of portraiture through a combination of traditional painting and mixed-media methods. Laporte believes that portraiture has a unique ability to transcend the artist’s individual voice—whether he’s painting a respected personality in …

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Member Interviews: Philip Cote

Nazli Nahidi, Mural Routes Program Assistant, interviewed  Artist, Traditional Wisdom Keeper & Historian: Philip Cote on October 12, 2018. Mural detail: 8th Fire at Garden & Roncesvalles: Photo credit – Nelly Torossian. Interview with Philip Cote Your work is often centered around animal figures such as birds, turtles and many more. What makes these animals significant …

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Irish Heritage in St James Town Mural (member sharing)

Happy St Patricks Day! From Michael Cavanaugh, project organizer and one of the mural artists who represented ancestral history and story in the 2015 ‘Neighbourhood of Nations’ mural in St James Town, Toronto: Thinking today of my great-great-grandfather Neil Harkin who came to Canada from Ireland on a coffin ship in 1847. His brother Edward’s name …

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