“The diversity and creativity of the area has led to a thriving neighbourhood and destination of choice...”
The studios include two open spaces-- shared by nine artists-- with a walkway in between. There is an outdoor space as well as a kitchen and washroom down the hall. Rental spaces are available in the building for your exhibitions and workshops.
Flick the Switch Parkdale Studios are located in an oasis of green in Toronto’s hip Parkdale district at Queen Street West and Cowan Avenue.
Amidst gardens and parks and beside a "Greenest City" urban agriculture project, the studios are close to galleries, cafes, a french patisserie, and many types of restaurants including Tibetan, Indian, Mexican, and urban fusion.
Conveniently located near a Curry's art supply store, the studios are within walking distance of Lake Ontario. There is a free gym nearby, and a farmers market in the park across the street.
Access and Support
The studios are accessible by members 24/7, with WiFi and a great community of artists for inspiration.
There are ample opportunities for collaboration, artist activities, and marketing support.