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About Inter-Arts

The Inter-Arts Office fosters and supports creative diversity, vitality, recognition and continued excellence in inter-arts work. It...

kondition pluriel, photo courtesy of Rita Taylor/The Banff Centre

Convergence: Art and Technology

A series of 12 posts from guest bloggers at Convergence: an International Summit on Art and Technology at The Banff Centre, from November 27-29, 2014.


Inter-Arts Office Reading Room

The Inter-Arts Office has compiled a selection of links to blogs, papers and reports of interest to the inter-arts community. Please send...

Contemporary Circus Arts Funders Forum at CircusFest, Vancouver (Photo: Claude Schryer)

Contemporary Circus Arts Funders Forum at CircusFest in Vancouver

  Vancouver is a very “inter-arts” city with a long tradition of interdisciplinary and socially-engaged art practices, including a wide range of contemporary circus art.  On November 8, 2014, I had the pleasure of leading a discussion, along with other funders, service organizations and presenters, at a funder’s forum as part of the inaugural edition of CircusFest in Vancouver (see background article). The session was lively, engaging and...

Information on Contemporary Circus Arts

Definition of Contemporary Circus Art (September 2014) Contemporary circus art is a form of artistic expression that integrates the mastery...

Networking session at Contemporary Circus Arts Festival of Toronto, September 28, 2014

Notes from Contemporary Circus Arts Festival

I’ve had the pleasure of leading the Canada Council's support of contemporary circus art since it was formally recognized as a...

Clayton Windatt

Clayton Windatt: Dialogues on Public Engagement in the Arts

Working as a multi-disciplinary artist allows my public engagement and delivery methods to be slightly different than most. I often work in...

Artcirq: Dreaming Together

I’d like to use this blog to introduce our collective, Artcirq, and tell you about our motivations and challenges. I hope this will...

Organizations funded

Profiles - Some organizations funded

The Canada Council’s Inter-Arts Office funds a wide range of arts orgs dedicated to the integrated arts, contemporary circus arts and related artist and community collaborative practices. See how the funding reaches some communities across Canada.

Simon Brault – Canada Council Annual Public Meeting

Speech given by Simon Brault, Director and CEO Canada Council for the Arts Annual Public Meeting 150 Elgin Street January 20, 2015  Good morning/afternoon, I hope, like me, you enjoyed this video. To see the full version, check out a film festival near you. This film is likely to be shown at several festivals across the country. On this occasion last year, as my second five-year term as Vice-Chair was coming to an end, I was sure that I was attending my last annual public...

recipients / beneficiares

Past recipients

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

News Room

The Canada Council newsroom is your one-stop shop for news releases, images, speeches and funding stats.


Overview of Revenues by Source and Province, 2012-13

Prepared by the Canada Council’s Research and Evaluation Section, these data tables use locked CADAC data to highlight revenue...