YD T.O provides a professional art gallery space on Yonge-Dundas Square that encourages young people aged 14-29 to explore their passion in photography and photo based arts.

The YD Youth Gallery features a wide representation of visual culture in Toronto and beyond, ranging from fine art and design to photography a diverse range of photography. The gallery area showcases unique and individual art created by young talent from high school level, through post-secondary, to entry into the professional world.

A jury of industry professionals selects photography exhibited in The YD Gallery and photographers are welcome to vend their works on the “big day” at Yonge-Dundas Square to help fund their continued education and new works.