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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...

Island Media Arts CO-OP. Photo: Jason Rogerson

Artist Story

High tech in Prince Edward Island

Island Media Arts Cooperative (IMAC) works to keep emerging film and video artists plugged into the latest technologies. It gives workshops on how to use new equipment and bootcamps on the many changes in the fast-paced world of media arts. IMAC is hub for emerging film and video artists in Prince Edward Island, and the Canada Council’s support helps it to follow the latest developments in new technologies…

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...

Celia McBride. Photo: Bruce Barrett.

Artist Story

Yukon at Banff

Council support enabled Yukon artist Celia McBride to attend filmmaking workshops at the Banff Centre…

Communiqué (photo : Francis Gagnon, 2013)

News Release

Canada Council for the Arts releases Annual Report, highlights funding for the arts and creativity across Canada

Last year, we funded $153.6 million in grants, prizes and payments to artists and arts organizations across the country.


Artists and Cultural Workers in Canadas Provinces and Territories, 2011

This report provides an in-depth analysis of artists in Canada’s provinces and territories, based on the 2011 National Household...

recipients / beneficiares

Past recipients

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