YYZ Artists’ Outlet is an artist-led exhibition space and publishing centre that cares about contemporary art, experimentation, and the resources necessary for artists and their work to thrive. 

What we don’t care about: hierarchies, establishments, or the status quo. Our ultimate goal—the one that we strive to meet every day—is  to be in service of the artist.

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The YYZ Team

Portrait of Ana Barajas

Ana Barajas

Born in Mexico City, Mexico, Ana Barajas holds a BFA from OCAD University in Sculpture/Installation. She received a MVA, Curatorial and a MA, Modern Art History from the University of Toronto and a Professional Certificate, Collections Management from the University of Victoria. As the Director of YYZ Artists’ Outlet, Barajas has managed more than one-hundred exhibitions to date. Independent curatorial projects include It takes everyone to know no one in 2011 at the Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, Art Museum, University of Toronto; The 19th Hole at Cuchifritos Gallery+Project Space, NY in 2014; the group exhibition Disappearing Act at the Thames Art Gallery, Chatham-Kent in 2017; Susan Schelle: Selected Works at Gallery Stratford and McMaster Museum of Art, Hamilton in 2018.

Portrait of Kate Gorman

Kate Gorman
Gallery Attendant

Kate is a Toronto-based painter. Explore here work at Kathleenfinleygorman.com

Portrait of a human man in front of a white wall

Allan Kosmajac

Allen is a Toronto-Based photographer.