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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...

Celia McBride. Photo: Bruce Barrett.

Artist Story

Artist and filmmaker Celia McBride in Banff

The Canada Council supports large and small organizations – and artists. Thanks to its help, Yukon artist Celia McBride was able to hone her media arts skills at the Banff Centre for the Arts’ Women in the Director’s Chair workshops,. This writer, performer and producer reaches Canadian, American and European audiences with her fascinating film and theatre work...

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...

Pub 2014: Governor General's Awards in Visual an Media Arts of the Canada Council for the Arts

Blog Post

See For Your Self: March 3’s reveal

by Lolita Boudreault   Screen Magic In early January, the preliminary film edits of the commissioned video portraits of the winners of the Governor General’s Awards in Visual and Media Arts start to come in. Having coordinated the selection of videographers, I can hardly wait to...

Video Femmes

Artist Story

Vidéo Femmes

Vidéo Femmes, promoting women’s video since 1973, presented its 1st technoculture project Machinations at Manif d’art 6…

News Release

Simon Brault named New Director and CEO

Mr. Brault will assume the role on June 26, 2014 for a 5-year term.

Research

Maps of Canada Showing Canada Council funding by Province and Territory

Statistical research and analysis regarding Canada Council funding programs, grant recipients and...

recipients / beneficiares

Past recipients

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