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About Inter-Arts

The Inter-Arts Office fosters and supports creative diversity, vitality, recognition and continued excellence in inter-arts work. It...

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Inter-Arts Office Reading Room

The Inter-Arts Office has compiled a selection of links to blogs, papers and reports of interest to the inter-arts community. Please send...

Opportunities in Australia and Banff for the Inter-Arts Community

Invitation for Canadian artists to apply to Time_Place_Space Nomad (Australia, November 2015): 8 June 2015 deadline Applications are...

Contemporary Circus Arts Funders Forum at CircusFest, Vancouver (Photo: Claude Schryer)

Contemporary Circus Arts Funders Forum at CircusFest in Vancouver

  Vancouver is a very “inter-arts” city with a long tradition of interdisciplinary and socially-engaged art practices, including a wide range of contemporary circus art.  On November 8, 2014, I had the pleasure of leading a discussion, along with other funders, service organizations and presenters, at a funder’s forum as part of the inaugural edition of CircusFest in Vancouver (see background article). The session was lively, engaging and...

Information on Contemporary Circus Arts

Definition of Contemporary Circus Art (September 2014) Contemporary circus art is a form of artistic expression that integrates the mastery...

Networking session at Contemporary Circus Arts Festival of Toronto, September 28, 2014

Notes from Contemporary Circus Arts Festival

I’ve had the pleasure of leading the Canada Council's support of contemporary circus art since it was formally recognized as a...

Clayton Windatt

Clayton Windatt: Dialogues on Public Engagement in the Arts

Working as a multi-disciplinary artist allows my public engagement and delivery methods to be slightly different than most. I often work in...

Artcirq: Dreaming Together

I’d like to use this blog to introduce our collective, Artcirq, and tell you about our motivations and challenges. I hope this will...

Organizations funded

Profiles - Some organizations funded

The Canada Council’s Inter-Arts Office funds a wide range of arts orgs dedicated to the integrated arts, contemporary circus arts and related artist and community collaborative practices. See how the funding reaches some communities across Canada.

Supporting the arts: a driving force for prosperity and reputation in the 21st century

Simplifying is always complex. But we need to pay attention to this complexity and leverage it. We are well aware of the fact that the future should not be built at the expense of the present by rejecting a past that has had some impressive successes; we draw inspiration from the past and dream of the future. And we are determined to dream.

recipients / beneficiares

Past recipients

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

News Room

The Canada Council newsroom is your one-stop shop for news releases, images, speeches and funding stats.

Research

Public Opinion on the Value of Books in the English Language Book Sector

Most Canadians (8 in 10) read books, averaging over five hours per week in reading. Results from various sources including a 1978...