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, Quebec’s arts funding issues continue, Christi Belcourt dabbles in high fashion and Julian Forrest wins the Eldon and Anne Foote Art Prize.
This week, Beaverbrook Art Gallery launched a criticism residency, finalists for Canada’s biggest awards were announced and Dupont gained more galleries.
Here are the 15 finalists in the RBC Canadian Painting Competition, an annual prize supporting promising new artists in the early stages of their careers.
Four artists, including one Canadian, are finalists for the 2015 Aimia | AGO Photography Prize.
This week, MOCCA revealed their new location, O’Born Contemporary announced they are closing and Art Metropole’s director departed.
A celebration of Jocelyn Laurence, the second editor of Canadian Art, who died last week in Toronto.
This week, Partners in Art’s funding projects were revealed, CARFAC Ontario hired a director and Fogo Island Arts and VKS Art Inc. forged a partnership.
This week, the Sobey finalists and the Canada Council’s restructuring took centre stage, but some new hirings are shaking up Canada’s artist-run centres.
The Alberta College of Art and Design is eliminating the curatorial position at the college’s renowned Illingworth Kerr Gallery, to the dismay of many.