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Founded in 2009, the Canadian Art Writing Prize is a juried prize designed to encourage new writers on contemporary art. The winner of this national competition is commissioned to write a feature story for Canadian Art and receives a $3,000 award, while two runners-up each receive recognition in the magazine and a $1,000 award.

 

 

Apply for the 2016 Canadian Art Writing Prize

This juried prize for new writers on contemporary art provides a $3,000 first prize and $1,000 each for two runners-up. Apply by May 27, 2016.

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Pearl Van Geest Wins 2015 Canadian Art Foundation Writing Prize

Pearl Van Geest has won the 2015 Canadian Art Foundation Writing Prize, an annual juried prize designed to encourage new writers on contemporary art.

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Amy Luo Wins Canadian Art Foundation 2014 Writing Prize

We are pleased to announce that Amy Luo of Toronto, Ontario, is the winner of the 2014 Canadian Art Foundation Writing Prize. Luo will be commissioned to write a feature story for a future issue…

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Canadian Art Foundation Writing Prize Winners Announced

The Canadian Art Foundation, publisher of Canadian Art, has announced Jenna Swift of Calgary, Alberta, as the winner of its 2013 Writing Prize. Swift will be commissioned to write a feature story for

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Michael Vass wins 2012 Canadian Art Foundation Writing Prize

Toronto filmmaker and writer receives $3,000 and a feature-story commission; runners-up are Heather White and Maggie Thistle, also of Toronto

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There are just two weeks left to apply for the Canadian Art Foundation Writing Prize!

The winner will be published in our magazine and receive a $3,000 award

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The Canadian Art Foundation Writing Prize is now open for submissions!

New writers on contemporary art encouraged to apply by June 1

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2011 Canadian Art Foundation Writing Prize Winner Announced!

Véronique Leblanc of Montreal takes top spot alongside runners-up from Toronto and Vancouver

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Have your article published through the Canadian Art Foundation Writing Prize!

Aspiring critics and keen cultural observers are encouraged to submit applications by the prize deadline of Friday, July 15

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Canadian Art Writing Prize Winner Announced!

Congratulations go to winner Pandora Syperek and runners-up Deirdre McAdams and Vency Yun.

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