Co-hosted by VANL-CARFAC May 29 – 31, St. John’s, Newfoundland The theme of this year’s conference, Art in the Margins, examines isolation in relation to an artist’s practice. Does isolation have its advantages? What are the different forms it can… Read More
CARFAC’s new site launches on April 1, 2009.
Ottawa, Tuesday, March 24th, 2009 – The Canadian Artists’ Representation/le Front des artistes canadiens is thrilled that founders Tony Urquhart and Kim Ondaatje were awarded the Governor General’s Award in Visual and Media Arts for Outstanding Contribution today in Ottawa…. Read More
Ottawa, February 4, 2009 – Recently released statistics from Hill Strategies shows that the discrepancy between the wealth created and the wealth earned by visual artists has widened. While the cultural sector contributes more than $46 billion to the Canadian… Read More
The Canadian Artists’ Representation (CARFAC) is pleased that the federal government will invest in new cultural programs but is concerned that artists themselves, the backbone of the creative economy, will get left behind.
A new gallery at the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) will feature Jack Chambers, founder of the Canadian Artists’ Representation (CARFAC), Canada’s national association of visual and media artists. The Jack Chambers room, located on the 4th floor of the… Read More