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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MURALi Celebration

  Join us and CELEBRATE 3 years of Mural Art Learning Institute programming! From 2016-2018, MURALi has served a vital role in mural education for artists by offering a range of training programs in mural making from introductory programs and practical workshops for artists to professional development for project managers. During these years Mural Routes …

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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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Mix, Mingle, Murals: November 13, 2018

CONNECT with new and familiar faces at an informal evening of networking. SHARE your projects from this season, and plans for next season. REFLECT with your feedback on our current, past and future programming. Who: MURALi program alumni, Mural Routes members, mural artists, administrators and supporters. Date: Tuesday November 13, 2018 6pm-8pm Location: East End …

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Registration Now Open – Introduction to Mural Art: East End Arts

Mural Routes is excited to partner with East End Arts for our next Introduction to Mural Art series of workshops.     Introduction to Mural Art is a free visual art learning program for all skills levels.  Professional artists lead a series of six sessions connecting basic art and design techniques to the practical skills of mural making, empowering …

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