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

Open Data - Données ouvertes

Opening doors to Canadian art data

What is Open Data? Open Data, Open Information, and Open Dialogue – these are all ways of saying that you can have access to our data. More access to data means more transparency and accountability, more citizen engagement, and greater innovation and economic opportunities. Sharing...

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

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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,...

Art Research Links

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

Tetlit Gwichen

Artist Story

Community praises artistic development program for Aboriginal youth

With the help of a Canada Council grant, 20 young people learning traditional dancing and sewing beaded dancing slippers at workshops led by Elders in Fort McPherson, NWT. Hosted by Tetlit Gwich’in Renewable Resource Council, the program helped dancers to develop artistic practices and build respectful teaching and learning relationships for the future.

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Searchable Grants Listing

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