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Media Arts

About Media Arts

Created to ensure the vitality and continued excellence of media arts, the Media Arts Section offers financial assistance to Canadian...

Video Femmes

Artist Story

Machinations and other innovative videos by women

The Vidéo Femmes centre presented Machinations, its first technoculture project, at the Quebec City biennale Manif d’art 6. This interactive work by video artists Geneviève Allard, Émilie Baillargeon and Anne-Marie Bouchard invited visitors to use their mobile devices to interact with a ‘human machine’ in a pedestrian walkway. Since 1973, Vidéo Femmes has presented video works by women, and the Canada Council supports its initiatives…

News Release

Request for Proposals - Interactive artwork content for video wall at 150 Elgin Street

The Canada Council for the Arts has announced a public request for proposals for an interactive media artwork at its new offices located at...

Artist Story

Young film

Thanks to Council support, R2R allows artists to mentor youth who want to experiment with independent filmmaking…

News Release

$1.5 million to support national digital platform for the distribution and dissemination of media artworks

The platform will support the distribution and dissemination of independent media artworks, making thousands of works available to programmers, curators, directors, artists and the general public.

Research

Culture Satellite Account, 2010

The Culture Satellite Account (CSA) measures the economic importance of culture and sport in the Canadian economy in terms of output, gross...

recipients / beneficiares

Past recipients

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