"We allow our ignorance to prevail upon us and make us think we can survive alone,
alone in patches,
alone in groups, alone in races, even alone in genders" -
Welcome to Queer West Founded in 2001,
incorporated as not-for-profit Ontario charity in 2008 as Gay West Community
Network Inc.. We have fun producing performing and visual arts festivals and
events for the purposes of educating and advancing the public’s understanding
and appreciation of performing arts and to educate artists through participation
in such festivals and related art workshops.
The mission of Queer West is to achieve respect and equality within a supportive
environment, it responds to the needs of the local neighbourhood and the broader
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transsexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTTQ) communities
in Toronto Ontario.
We produce the Annual Toronto Queer Arts and Culture Festival also know as Queer West Fest. Produced by the Queer West Arts Collective, working
for more inclusive & complex queer identities, creating larger queer space & community in Toronto '"West End" - with art, dance, music, poetry, spoken word, stage, comedy, film, community
We produce OUTEXPRESSIONS not for profit publication of Gay West Community
Network Inc. We have been bringing news & event listings to readers since 2001. OUTexpressions, is one of Gay Toronto's
leading media publications, with the hottest happenings in the coolest places.Events Today?