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 presents the Council's international vision at the 2018 CINARS Biennale. He discusses cultural rights, democracy, citizenship and diplomacy.
The Canada Council for the Arts' Arts Abroad program supports the international presence of Canadian artists and creates partnerships
The Canada Council’s Director and CEO is meeting with European leaders to discuss cultural diplomacy.
The Musical Instrument Bank welcomes the Eckhardt-Gramatté Joachim Chanot I violin to its collection
The Canada Council for the Arts welcomes a new instrument in its Musical Instrument Bank. Discover the story of the Eckhardt-Gramatté Joachim Chanot I violin c. 1830-1850.
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