Get up-to-date reports on Canada’s art-scene news including notable appointments and gallery shifts, as well as key award announcements as they happen.

Tiziana La Melia Wins RBC Canadian Painting Competition

Vancouver artist wins with work referencing abstraction and figuration.

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3 Emerging Canadian Artists Win Pachter Prizes

Sara Cwynar, Mathieu Grenier and Erdem Tasdelen have each won $5,000 Pachter Prizes in support of their emerging art practices.

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Artist & Curator Win $40K in Hnatyshyn Prizes

Kent Monkman has won the $25,000 prize for a mid-career Canadian artist, while Daina Augaitis has won the $15,000 award for curatorial …

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Exposure Photo Fest to Go Alberta-Wide in 2015

Focused on Calgary, Banff and Canmore for the past 10 years, the festival is now seeking proposals from across Alberta.

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National Gallery Appoints Katerina Atanassova Curator of Canadian Art

The National Gallery of Canada has appointed a new curator of Canadian art, Katerina Atanassova.

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Painter & Award Founder Joseph Plaskett Dies at 96

Respected BC-born artist known for intimate still-lifes founded $25,000 annual award for emerging Canadian painters.

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