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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...

Art Research Links

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

David Myles, singer-songwriter.

Artist Story

David Myles’ Into the Sun: from Sidney, NS, to Sydney, Australia

After a successful performance at the Organization of Saskatchewan Arts Councils’ Showcase in fall 2011, David Myles launched Into the Sun. This, his 5th album, explores Brazilian and African rhythms. It quickly earned him acclaim in Australia, due in part to a Canada Council grant that helped the singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist travel to Australia to develop new markets. Today, David Myles has a strong Australian marketing team...

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Past recipients

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