A multi-disciplinary, community arts practitioner, Sharada has been performing and teaching in Toronto and internationally and working extensively with diverse communities both in Mississauga and the GTA. Currently, she is the Community Activator at the Art Gallery of Mississauga and also OAC’s Cultural Animator for Mississauga.


Cierra is an interdisciplinary visual artist and arts administrator who has a passion for arts educations and community arts-based practices. She has experience in facilitating experience based workshops and art-making initiatives in Montreal and the GTA. She is the Community Project Coordinator at the Art Gallery of Mississauga and the Administrator/Social Media Coordinator at the Toronto School of Art.


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Sonja is a multi-disciplinary artist, designer and arts facilitator with a curiosity for new ways of creating performance experiences and arts engagement.  
She has designed for theatre, opera, film, and spectacle events in Canada, the U.S., and as part of the Prague Quadrennial. Her approach is tactile and experiential, responding to themes that explore different forms and create objects,environments and art-making initiatives.




Sadaf Zuberi, Business Operations Manager at the AGM, is a multi-disciplinary professional with international development experience in program administration, stakeholder engagement & grants management. She is an autodidact, semi-pro videographer with a deep passion for video production & photography. She is passionate about projects that stimulate dialogue & connect communities.





Mandy Salter, Director and Curator for the Art Gallery of Mississauga, is an award winning curator. Mandy has organized numerous exhibitions across Canada and the United States and strives to find new connections between art, community and commerce. She spearheads the integration of art + community + commerce by working with artists + cultural stakeholders to spark public engagement through art experience.