CARFAC is pleased to present a series of webinars where we share information about timely initiatives, including our long-term projects and campaigns as well as work that is being done in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Please note: these webinars are designed for professional visual artists. It is intended as an informational service to provide a summary of issues of interest to practicing visual artists. It does not replace professional advice for your specific issue if it may be required. Neither the speakers nor CARFAC-RAAV will assume liability for problems that may arise from any errors or omissions contained in the presentation.
The schedule of presentations will be updated regularly, so keep watching for more details. We hope you can join us!
Indigenous Protocols: Pathways of Protection, March 23, 2022
Tax Help for Artists, February 23, 2022
Speakers: Representatives from Canada Revenue Agency. Moderated by Kate Cornell.
DIGITAL TOOLS FOR ARTISTS: Image Bank (2021)
Speaker: Copyright Visual Arts Executive Director Martia Lea. Moderated by CARFAC National President and artist Paddy Lamb.
Copyright Visual Arts – Droits d’auteur Arts visuels (COVA-DAAV) negotiates licenses for the use of an artist’s work, and they collect and distribute royalties for artists. Copyright Visual Arts has developed Image Bank, a new digital licensing tool for Canadian visual art.
DIGITAL TOOLS FOR ARTISTS: IMPRIMO (2021)
Speaker: Prescient’s Chief Innovation Officer, Sapanpreet Narang. Moderated by CARFAC National President and artist Paddy Lamb.
This webinar was presented on October 20. Post-webinar materials are now available.
Artist’s Resale Right (2020)
Speakers: artists AA Bronson and Theresie Tungilik, CARFAC National’s Executive Director, April Britski. Moderated by CARFAC National’s Advocacy & Communications Director, Renuka Bauri.
Artist Taxation (2020)
Speakers: artist Steve Higgins and tax preparer/actor Tova Epp. Moderated by CARFAC National’s Advocacy & Communications Director, Renuka Bauri.
Universal Basic Income (2020)
Speakers: artists Adrian Stimson and Craig Berggold, and Sheila Regehr from Basic Income Canada Network. Moderated by artist Sydney Lancaster.
We gratefully acknowledge financial support for our webinar series from the Canada Council for the Arts and Employment and Social Development Canada.