Toronto Creative Experience at Hart House

Connect with Toronto creators for a unique occasion to explore, capture, and create within a historical space.


When: Sunday, September 17th | 1:00PM – 4:00PM

Where: Hart House, University of Toronto – 7 Hart House Cir, Toronto, ON M5S 3H3

Cost: Cover charge of $10, which includes light refreshments

We are thrilled to announce a creative experience brought to you by Socality and Canon Creator Lab in collaboration with Henry’s Toronto at Hart House. Join us on the afternoon of Sunday, September 17th for an exclusive opportunity to connect with the Toronto creative community.

This private event will provide a unique occasion to explore, capture, and create within this historical space while it is closed to the public. Light refreshments will be provided.

In addition to private access, designated models and talent will be available on site in styled areas for those interested in working with subjects.

Participants will also have access to Canon gear through the Canon Creator Lab program, with a variety of mirrorless bodies and the latest lenses available for trial. Gear is available to reserve in advance using our new booking system. Follow the link in your ticket confirmation email to make a gear reservation. A limited amount of gear will also be available for walk up booking on a first come, first serve basis.

About Hart House:

Commissioned in 1911 by Vincent Massey, Hart House was completed in 1919 and has accommodated royalty, heads of state, celebrity galas, conferences, trade shows, performances, dinners and meetings for nearly a hundred years. Walking into The Great Hall you’re met with an 18-metre cathedral ceiling, marble floors, decorative stone corbels, oak panelling and a grand fireplace, this room is a Toronto landmark. In the centre of the building is the famous Quadrangle— enclosed on four sides and open to the skies this expansive outdoor space includes a patio, gardens, sculptures and a centred flagstone aisle.

Who’s the event for?

Whether your interests lie in photography, video, social media, or another creative discipline, these events are inclusive and open to everyone, regardless if you’re just starting out on your creative journey or have been in the industry for years.

This event will be great for anyone looking to:

  • Expand their creative network and meet others in the creative industry and community in Ontario and beyond.
  • Capture images / video in and around Hart House and area in a fun and social atmosphere.
  • Try out a variety of Canon gear, including mirrorless bodies and lenses.

More details will continue to be updated and communicated as we get closer to the event. RSVP to secure your spot.

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