National Mural Symposium

The National Mural Symposium (Canada), is a professional development and networking event for mural artists, administrators and mural producers to teach, learn, share and explore current trends and challenges in the field of mural art.

The Symposium is hosted by Mural Routes every second year in the GTA.  The last Symposium was held in downtown Toronto on November 2, 2019. 

Registration: 19th National Mural Symposium

August 12, 2019

Mural Routes invites you to join us for Exchange: 19th National Mural Symposium at the Spoke Club, Toronto. More details and registration below. Check out the schedule and full list of speakers here. About the Symposium For over 20 years, Mural Routes has brought the mural art community together for… Read More

19th National Mural Symposium – save the date

July 16, 2019

EXCHANGE: Mural Routes’ 19th National Mural Symposium is planned for November 2, 2019.  This symposium will highlight and celebrate murals as a tool for exchange and creative gateway for public dialogue. Presenters will share local and international projects and ideas to illustrate how the value of a mural lies not… Read More


March 4, 2019

Call for Proposals: 19th National Mural Symposium, Presented by Mural Routes October/November 2019 (date TBC) – Toronto, Canada OVERVIEW Mural Routes’ 2019 Symposium Committee invites proposals for participation in the upcoming 19th National Mural Symposium, to be held in the Fall of 2019 (date TBC) in Toronto, Ontario (venue TBC).… Read More

18th National Mural Symposium Report

March 22, 2018

The 18th National Mural Symposium was held Friday, October 13 – Sunday, October 15, 2017 at Evergreen Brickworks in Toronto. Mural Routes would like to thank the attendees and all who generously gave their time and expertise for the 18th National Mural Symposium, especially the speakers for their gift of… Read More

Registration Open: 18th National Mural Symposium

August 17, 2017

  Mural Routes invites you to join us for the 18th National Mural Symposium at the Evergreen Brick Works, Toronto! For over 20 years, Mural Routes has hosted a weekend of learning, sharing and networking with the mural art community. This year we explore Perspectives, inspired by the work of our keynote speaker John… Read More

18th National Mural Symposium: Save the Date!

March 30, 2017

It’s that time again! Our biennial National Mural Symposium is coming up this fall. We are putting together an exciting lineup of speakers, panels, and workshops for a fantastic weekend of learning and connecting. Mark your calendar: October 13th-15th, 2017 at the Evergreen Brick Works, Toronto The National Mural Symposium is… Read More