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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...


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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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Artist Story

Project puts a spin on traditional Korean dance

“Trying to capture the story of my life and dance career was a very daunting task,” says Mi Young Kim of her work, Byeong Pung/Unfolding Screen. “Performing traditional folk dances is a test of technical and interpreting skills and an exploration of my cultural heritage. In contrast, doing a self-reflective piece means starting from the bottom with nothing but my own feelings and recollection as references.”

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