Tuesday, June 25, 2019

ONTARIO ELIMINATES INDIGENOUS CULTURE FUND AS GOVERNMENT CUTS MILLIONS OF DOLLARS IN ARTS FUNDING

The Progressive Conservative government is attempting to trim an 11.7-billion dollar deficit and is cutting spending in a number of areas.

CULTURAL HOTSPOT LAUNCHED IN NORTH ETOBICOKE AND YORK NEIGHBOURHOODS

On Saturday, May 25th, Mayor John Tory launched the sixth annual Cultural Hotspot, which celebrates and spotlights the arts, culture, food, events and communities of north Etobicoke and York.

WADDINGTON’S CANADIAN AND INUIT FINE ART AUCTION, MAY 27

Waddington's launches its Spring 2019 Auction Season with Canadian and Inuit Fine Art on May 27 at 7:00 pm in Toronto.

NOT YOUR ‘GRANDMOTHER’S MUSEUM’: HOW CANADA’S MAJOR ART GALLERIES ARE CHASING YOUTH

More institutions are offering free admission, late-night parties to get the next generation through the door

↗ A NEW EXHIBITION AT A MONTREAL GALLERY STRINGS BEADWORK FROM PAST TO NOW

'We've always been contemporary,' says artist Dayna Danger
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Alex Trebek

ALEX TREBEK IN OTTAWA TO OPEN ROYAL CANADIAN GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY’S NEW HQ

Trebek, 78, is the society’s honorary president.

TORONTO ANIMATOR ON BEING EMBROILED IN ‘THE GOOD FIGHT’ CBS CENSORSHIP CLASH

Canadian animator Steve Angel recognizes the irony that his cartoon about censorship was, itself, censored. The co-owner of Toronto-based studio Head Gear Animation produces interstitial musical shorts for "The Good Fight,"

↗ ‘A LEGEND IN THE CANADIAN ART WORLD’: HUNDREDS FLOCK TO CELEBRATION OF ARTIST...

Joe Fafard drew people in with 'his warmth and his humour, his humility,' says son

ARTIST-ONLY LIVE-WORK RENTALS STILL UP FOR GRABS IN RICHMOND

The City of Richmond is still offering four bachelor units left out of a total 17 in the new Sorrento Artist Studio Program.

2019 LONGLIST REVEALED FOR SOBEY ART AWARD, CANADA’S RICHEST CULTURAL PRIZE

25 of Canada's most promising young visual artists have been selected. The program represents a total commitment of more than $650,000 CAD annually to support Canadian contemporary artists

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