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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

Tetlit Gwichen

Artist Story

NWT Elders share legacy

20 young people learned traditional dancing, beading and sewing at workshops led by Elders of NWT’s Tetlit Gwich’in Renewable Resource Council. Learn about its positive impact on the local community.

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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...

Tulugak

Artist Story

Raven tales

Tulugak:Promoting Eastern Arctic traditions by using theatre, dance, music, circus arts and storytelling to explore raven tales and themes.

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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...