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
CARFAC Ontario Voting for Culture at Nuit Blanche Vote for Culture Saturday, October 4th, 7-12 PM Balzac’s Coffee 50 Mill Street, Building 60 & 43 Hanna Avenue Hart of London Rooftop Jack Chamber’s Screening Saturday, October 4th, 9 PM 401… Read More
As you may have heard, several arts funding programs have been cancelled in the last seven days. While many in the press have condemned this decision, government leaks have been handled in such a way that indicates they feel it… Read More