Maarket 2016

Free animation job fair and networking event during TAAFI 2016 

Saturday April 23 & Sunday April 24


The Maarket is the heart of TAAFI 2016!

Covering two floors of George Brown College's Waterfront Campus, TAAFI's Maarket is a showcase of studios, software developers, schools and retailers on the ground level ‘Studio Floor’ as well as a showcase of independent artists on the second level ‘Indie Alley’.

With a history of attracting 1,000+ registered animation arts students and professionals from across Ontario, TAAFI's Maarket is an excellent place to recruit talent, demo new technology, and promote industry initiatives.

Exhibitor Announcements Include


  • 9 Story Media Group
  • Portfolio Entertainment
  • Central Okanagan Economic Development Commission 
  • Cinesite
  • Nelvana + Corus Entertainment
  • DrinkBox Studios
  • DHX Media
  • Gallus Entertainment
  • George Brown College
  • Guru
  • Legend 3D  
  • Pipeline Studios
  • Rocket Science VFX
  • Seneca College
  • Sheridan College
  • Skyship Entertainment + Tinman Creative 
  • Snowball Studios
  • Stereo D Canada Ltd.
  • ToonBox Entertainment

INDIE ALLEY presented by 9 Story Media Group 

a dedicated area for TAAFI’s Indie Alley. Check out new talent and by prints. Visit the Canadian Animation Resources table for prints and signatures from local and international talent like Disney’s supervising animator Eric Goldberg or Gravity Falls, Michael Rianda.



sponsored by Skyship Entertainment - a cool place to hang out and mingle with peers and local artists. Complimentary activities will include


Attend the Free Animation Arts Maarket

 Register Now

Studios, schools and retailers:  


Independent artists:

REGISTER for INDIE ALLEY - $99 tables



STUDIO FLOOR info Kit (For studios, schools, retailers. Related: TAAFI 2016 Sponsor Kit)


MAARKET Floorplan