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About the Aboriginal Arts Office

The Aboriginal Arts Office is committed to ensuring that the Canada Council's services and programs best meet the needs of Canada's First...

Aboriginal Arts Office

Kiah Hachey and Karen Flahrety

Artist Story

Katajjak at Northern Lights

After Greenland, Iceland, Mongolia and Switzerland, Kiah Hachey and Karen Flaherty sing katajjak in Ottawa at Northern Lights 2012! The Nunavut artists performed this throat singing art that mimics the wind, sea and birds. A unique Inuk sound...

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How to apply

Your grant application plays a critical role in demonstrating the artistic merit of your project. This document responds to some...

ImagineNATIVE

Artist Story

ImagineNATIVE

Aboriginal filmmakers and video artists connect at ImagineNATIVE. Council’s support benefits independent film and the public…

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Research

A Knowledge and Literature Review

Get an overview of oral and written knowledge on Aboriginal arts in Canada today. Read the report here!

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Searchable Grants Listing

Here's a handy tool: a searchable database of past grant recipients and prize winners.

Research

Evaluation of the Suite of Aboriginal Arts Programs - Final Summary Report

Over the past 20 years, the Canada Council for the Arts provided direct support to Aboriginal artists and arts organizations through a...