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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...

Graeme Patterson - press image from VMLS award

Artist Story

Graeme Patterson: A world of play

“My intention as an artist is to attempt to bring the viewer in to the world of play I exist in while creating miniature worlds based on personal memories and experiences.” Graeme Patterson is an award-winning, Sackville-based animator, renowned for his creations of miniature worlds – including a wrestling arena, a hockey rink and a football field. His practice started with a self-taught method of producing stop-motion animations. His more recent work involves large...

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.

Research

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.