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Find Research Reports

Browse through all of Canada Council's Research reports or search for the author, subject or theme of interest...

About Research and Evaluation

The Canada Council undertakes arts research to develop and share knowledge about our activities, as well as sector-wide trends in the...


Investing in the arts

Statistical research and analysis regarding Canada Council funding programs, grant recipients and arts and cultural funding in a national context.

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Key Statistics of Canada Council Funding

Take a look at key statistics of Canada Council funding, including number of grant applications received and the number awarded,...

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Council Blog: Making a Difference Across the Country

Each year the Canada Council funds artists and arts organizations across the country to the tune of over $150 million (153.6 million in...

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Art Research Links

Learn more about the state of the arts in Canada and around the world

Ensemble Masques

Artist Story

Ensemble Masques: 17th & 18th century eloquence revived in the 21st

Inspired by Elizabethan England, Montreal’s Ensemble Masques brings its audiences back to Bach, Telemann and Clérambault. Supported by the Council’s Concert Production and Rehearsal program, the group performed a concert series in Montreal. Masques has also played for audiences from San Diego to Vienna. In the 2012-2013 season, the acclaimed ensemble returns to the source – London, England...

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Past recipients

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