The Canadian Conference of the Arts, Canadian Arts Coalition and Saskatchewan Arts Alliance are pleased to release the analysis of the 2014 Federal Budget which examines federal funding for the arts and culture sector over the whole 2014 calendar year. The analysis explores funding to the Department of Canadian Heritage and other federal cultural agencies […]
Canadian Arts Coalition News
Federal Budget, Culture and the Arts: Still Smarting from Budget 2012 Cuts but Better Times on the Horizon?
05 Jan 2015
01 Dec 2014
No rest until the federal budget is out: on November 27, Coalition co-chair Kate Cornell, from Canadian Dance Assembly, was among a select group of 17 business people, academics and innovators invited to participate in a pre-budget consultation with Finance Minister Joe Oliver in Toronto. In response to consultation questions, Ms. Cornell stressed how the […]
30 Oct 2014
Our Steering Committee member, Frédéric Julien, appeared before the Standing Committee on Finance on October 29. The House of Commons Standing Committte on Finance was holding hearings as part of the pre-budget consultation process. The topic for these hearings was “maximizing the number and types of jobs for Canadians.” This topic provided a great opportunity […]
14 Oct 2014
Logisitics List of MPs, senators and senior officials scheduled to meet with the Coalition, as of Oct. 21 at noon Map of Parliament Hill Email to Arts Day Participant, Oct. 15 Presentation on Government Relations, by Will Stewart, from Ensight, Oct. 20 Recording of the Briefing Session, Oct. 20 Documents to be Used In and […]
Show Your Support
The Canadian Arts Coalition is Canada’s largest ever group of artists, business leaders and volunteers assembled from across the country. We are united in the knowledge that greater public investment in the arts is essential to Canada’s future. We believe that the high quality of life, for which Canada is known, depends on a rich, vibrant and diverse arts and heritage community.