The Visual Arts Section provides creation, production and dissemination support in the fields of architecture, crafts, photography and the...
“Photographs have a special connection to the worlds they describe and create, to those things that once existed but no longer do.” - David Miller
Celebrating good design and architecture:
A feature on the 2014 Canada Council Prix de Rome award winner Jérôme Lapierre
Jérôme Lapierre has won the 2014 Canada Council for the Arts Prix de Rome for Emerging Practitioners. The award honours a recent graduate from one of Canada’s eleven accredited schools of architecture, for exceptional potential in contemporary architectural design. The $34,000 prize allows winners to travel and study architectural sites and...
Find out how the Canada Council works with art dealers and galleries to find new markets for visual artists.
Omar Gandhi’s winning project will explore how buildings respond to extreme weather and he hopes to develop progressive design strategies for regions of high precipitation.
The range of arts offerings in Canada – from art galleries, classical concerts, and theatre performances to pop concerts and cultural...
Here's a handy tool: a searchable database of past grant recipients and prize winners.
The Art Bank has partnered with Google to bring contemporary Canadian art to an international audience. The Google Art Project is a unique online platform, providing exciting free public access to the world’s foremost museums and art collections...