Bringing the arts to life
We're proud to be Canada’s public arts funder. We champion and invest in artistic excellence through our grants, services, prizes and payments to Canadian artists and arts organizations.
Simon Brault, Director of the Canada Council for the Arts, addresses climate change through the lens of climate justice and the arts.
The Canada Council is hosting free sessions on applying for grants for new and early career artists in British Columbia. Find out more.
Pierre Lassonde, the Canada Council for the Arts’ chair, spoke at the 2020 Annual Public Meeting about how the organization draws on its knowledge to make informed decisions and deliver its commitments.
Our impact: by the numbers
Support to Indigenous artists, groups and arts organizations
Communities across Canada in which grants, prizes and payments were awarded
Support to first-time recipients