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Curatorial Fee Consultation

Has the Curator Been Paid? Establishing labour standards for self-employed curators For over 50 years, CARFAC has led the way by developing and negotiating guidelines for artist fees in Canada. We are regularly asked if we recommend curatorial fees, because… Read More


Performance Artists in Canada: Executive Summary

Assessing Professional Conditions for Performance Artists in Canada May 30, 2019 — From May to August 2018, the Artist-Run Centres and Collectives Conference / Conférence des collectifs et des centres d’artistes autogérés (ARCA), Canadian Artist Representation /Le Front des artistes… Read More


Call for New Board Members – 2019

Call for New Board Members CARFAC is looking for board members, to be elected at our National Annual General Meeting (AGM). If you are a professional visual or media artist interested in improving the working conditions of your fellow practicing… Read More


CARFAC National Annual Report for 2018

In 2018, CARFAC celebrates our 50th anniversary. For over five decades, it is important to remember that thousands of artists have committed their time and energy, working together from coast to coast, and beyond. As our founder Jack Chambers once… Read More


A Taxing Time for Artists

For several months, we’ve been hearing stories from artists that have recently been reviewed, reassessed, and even audited by the Canada Revenue Agency. In May, CARFAC released this statement, and we have been working with an Artist Taxation subcommittee of… Read More


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