The Alleyway of Dreams Project
The Alleyway of Dreams is a project started by Mark Kerwin and Sarosh Anwar, two local Danforth Village residents. The project is about creating a cross-pollinating art and cultural corridor in east end Toronto, embracing nature, human potential, freedom of imagination and community. It is a 50 year art project which began in 2013. The Alleyway of Dreams was originally inspired by the power of art in community throughout the world – particularly the seaside murals of Cinque Terre, Italy, and the tiled stairway of Selaron in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where the artist Selaron transformed an ugly stairway at the bottom of a more