Get up-to-date reports on Canada’s art news including notable appointments and gallery shifts, as well as key award announcements as they happen.
This week, Richard Rhodes announced his departure from Canadian Art, Access Gallery secured funding and the NEXT2015 participants were announced.
This week, the Canadian Art Foundation board of directors formally announced that Richard Rhodes, editor of Canadian Art, is stepping down after nearly 20 years with the publication.
This week, two artists accuse Toronto restaurant of plagiarism, RBC awards ceramics prize, and a new curator and lawsuit for the Biennale de Montréal.
This week, Cal Lane’s missing artwork turned up at auction, Vancouver gallery the Apartment announced its closing and the MMFA’s Rodin show proved a hit.
This week, winners of the BMO 1st Art! Competition were announced, the Ottawa Art Gallery’s expansion began and Becca Taylor joined Urban Shaman Gallery.
This week, the Polygon Gallery secured its remaining funding, the Canada Council for the Arts’ board of directors appointed a new chair and more.
This week, Nova Scotia Masterworks Arts Award finalists were announced, Heffel expanded their auctions and Douglas Coupland began 3-D scanning volunteers.
This week, curators were hired at both UBC and the Walter Phillips Gallery, and finalists were announced for the Salt Spring Island National Art Prize.
This week, the Power Plant announced their participation in the Creative Time Summit, Khyber campaigns continued and Jesse McKee joined 221A in Vancouver.
Pearl Van Geest has won the 2015 Canadian Art Foundation Writing Prize, an annual juried prize designed to encourage new writers on contemporary art.