York Region Arts Council

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www.yorkregionartscouncil.com 

Description: The York Region Arts Council (YRAC) is the only York Region-wide nonprofit charitable arts service organization focused on capacity building, creative placemaking and community engagement in support of artists, arts organizations and creative entrepreneurs. YRAC’s mission is to create a dynamic York Region arts and culture scene by increasing knowledge, communication and awareness. Over the past 10 years, YRAC has played a leadership role in the community, providing quality programming and services such as the Artrepreneur Accelerator Program, ExperienceYorkRegion.com, York Region Festival Alliance, SpaceFinder York Region, Art Mentorship Program and Artist-In-Residence Program, amongst many other tools and forums for professional development and networking.

Emma Bishop

Emma is in her third year of the graphic design program at OCAD University.

Riley McCullough

Riley McCullough

Riley is an urban planner and policy advisor working to improve the long-term livability of cities. She has several years of experience working on planning issues with the City of Toronto and is currently pursuing her Masters in Strategic Foresight and Innovation at OCAD University. 

Yoon Song

Yoon Song

Yoon Song is an environmental designer from Korea. After immigrating to Canada at the age of 18, she began to pursue architecture and environmental design and is currently in her final year of the Environmental Design undergraduate program at OCAD University. The creative thinking and design skills that she's established through her studies lend well to complex problem solving and ideation in the business context.

 

York Region Arts Council Logo

www.yorkregionartscouncil.com 

Description: The York Region Arts Council (YRAC) is the only York Region-wide nonprofit charitable arts service organization focused on capacity building, creative placemaking and community engagement in support of artists, arts organizations and creative entrepreneurs. YRAC’s mission is to create a dynamic York Region arts and culture scene by increasing knowledge, communication and awareness. Over the past 10 years, YRAC has played a leadership role in the community, providing quality programming and services such as the Artrepreneur Accelerator Program, ExperienceYorkRegion.com, York Region Festival Alliance, SpaceFinder York Region, Art Mentorship Program and Artist-In-Residence Program, amongst many other tools and forums for professional development and networking.

Emma Bishop

Emma is in her third year of the graphic design program at OCAD University.

Riley McCullough

Riley McCullough

Riley is an urban planner and policy advisor working to improve the long-term livability of cities. She has several years of experience working on planning issues with the City of Toronto and is currently pursuing her Masters in Strategic Foresight and Innovation at OCAD University. 

Yoon Song

Yoon Song

Yoon Song is an environmental designer from Korea. After immigrating to Canada at the age of 18, she began to pursue architecture and environmental design and is currently in her final year of the Environmental Design undergraduate program at OCAD University. The creative thinking and design skills that she's established through her studies lend well to complex problem solving and ideation in the business context.