Paola Gomez

Community Murals

Community Murals Murals are pieces of art that bring people together, promote the use of community spaces for public art, and celebrate the similarities and histories of our homes. Through the murals we create at MUSE Arts, we are committed to portraying the realities of a community, their dreams and aspirations, as well as opening …

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Colours of Peace Micro-grant Program

Colours of Peace Micro-grant Program In 2014, we created a micro-grant program to support local artists working in the Coffee Area of Colombia. Eligible projects that  engaged communities in conversations of peace and reconciliation would receive up to CAN$500. To this date, we have given more than 20 micro-grants, contributing to the creation of new  …

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Community Arts in Latin America & The Caribbean

Community Arts in Latin America & The Caribbean During the Community Arts in Latin America & The Caribbean program, MUSE Arts participants spend time and share artistic experiences with rural communities. We create spaces for the development of skills, and for various exchanges to take place between local artists in the communities that we visit …

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Artist Wellness and Professional Development

Artist Wellness and Professional Development We believe that everyone deserves the right to access information that contributes to reaching their full potential, which is one of the reasons why we are committed to promoting professional development activities for artists. Through our offerings in artist wellness and professional development, we create links with arts and non-arts …

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Doves of Peace

Doves of Peace Building on a project that was born in Colombia in 2019, the Doves of Peace project aims to promote peace-building through the arts. Using a canvas dove as the backdrop, this project encourages participants to portray what “peace” and “community” means to them, whether that be through text or image. So far, …

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Creative Thinkers: Literacy, Storytelling and Empowerment Through the Arts.

Creative Thinkers: Literacy, Storytelling and Empowerment Through the Arts. By opening ourselves up to investigate our surroundings, we activate our senses, explore the city, and create stories through a variety of artistic expressions. Youth between the ages of 14 and 19 who have migratory experience in their families are invited to build stories collectively over …

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