Art In Canada News

Below is a list of news articles that we've found highlight the advancment of art and the use of art to build business and help the community.

For Meaningful Art, Look to Small Communities

For Meaningful Art, Look to Small Communities- Many of the most import conversations about art and community happen outside of urban centres. A recent exhibition in Victoria drove this home. www.canadianart.ca

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Here's the buzz about the new "Art Hive" at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Here's the buzz about the new "Art Hive" at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts - It’s a place where your inner artist is welcomed— a community studio that harnesses and promotes inclusion, respect, and learning.

It’s called an art hive, and there are hundreds of them throughout Canada and across the globe. There’s no formal instruction, no admission fee, and no requirements to participate. It’s a community studio that provides people the opportunity to explore myriad creative outlets at their own leisure.

“It’s different from a class or workshop, “said Rachel Chainey, Art Hive’s national network coordinator. montreal.ctvnews.ca

 

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Arts and Culture Key to Building Belonging, New Report Finds

Arts and Culture Key to Building Belonging, New Report Finds: A new national report is shining a spotlight on the power of the arts to build a greater sense of belonging to our communities, to our country and to each other. communityfoundation.ca

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Art in Condoland

Art in Condoland- Development mania across Canada is marked by eye-catching public art. But what makes such works successful?  No one, it seems, can quite agree...www.canadianart.ca

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Community-based arts program for youth in low-income communities: A multi-method evaluation

Community-based arts program for youth in low-income communities: A multi-method evaluation- The article presents findings from a quasi-experimental evaluation...www.artsedsearch.org

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Canada Allocates $3.9 Million to Museum of Contemporary Art Toronto

Canada Allocates $3.9 Million to Museum of Contemporary Art Toronto- The Ministry of Canadian Heritage has announced that $3.9 million has been earmarked...www.artforum.com

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'I like living' : Young indigenous artists heal pain through painting

'I like living': Young Indigenous artists heal pain through painting- The challenges facing First Nations students in Thunder Bay, Ont., were transformed into beautiful works of art..www.cbc.ca

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Study: Canadians Spending Less Time on Arts and Culture

Study: Canadians Spending Less Time on Arts and Culture- Canadians are spending less time engaged in the arts, culture and social leisure than they did...www.canadianart.ca

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7 Tips to be an #ArtsDay Advocate on Social Media

7 Tips to be an #ArtsDay Advocate on Social Media Join us on Twitter at 12pm EST on October 25th, where we’ll be sharing the #ArtsDay messages and bringing arts advocacy into communities across Canada. This is a great way to help spread the messages being shared on Parliament Hill and an opportunity to connect with other arts advocates across the country. Simply log onto Twitter at noon on the 25th and watch the #artsconvo hashtag to join in. canadianartscoalition.com

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Artists to Criss-Cross Nation with Shipping Containers for Canada's 150th

Artists to Criss-Cross Nation with Shipping Containers for Canada's 150th- Three shipping containers transformed into mobile art studios will set out on routes across the country in June of next year, converging three months later in Winnipeg.  Each container...www.canadianart.ca

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