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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

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

'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

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

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

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

When a Contemporary Ruin Becomes an Art Festival

When a Contemporary Ruin Becomes an Art Festival- I have two distinct memories of Ontario Place. The first ranges back to the late-1970s, when, as an eight- or nine-year-old...www.canadianart.ca

Curators Demand Changes to Culturally Diverse Grant

Curators Demand Changes to Culturally Diverse Grant- Toronto-based curator Su-Ying Lee is known for unconventional approaches to art. www.canadianart.ca

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