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Get your culture on with Culture Days

September 16, 2015 (Waterloo, Ont. – Sept. 16, 2015) Waterloo is set to take part in Culture Days with events happening throughout the city from Friday, Sept. 25 to Sunday, Sept. 27. Culture Days is a nationally recognized event that celebrates and promotes the appreciation of arts and culture. Over 7,500 free activities will take […]

by ahnationtalk on September 16, 2015495 Views

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2015 Short List Poster Artists Announced

10TH ANNIVERSARY POSTER UNVEILED TORONTO, ON – Thursday, September 10, 2015. The Polaris Music Prize today announced the 10 poster artists for the 2015 Short List. A commemorative 10th Anniversary Polaris poster designed by Montréal’s Pat Hamou was also unveiled. The limited edition posters are now available for pre-sale and viewing on polarismusicprize.ca and will […]

by ahnationtalk on September 16, 2015305 Views

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IFOA Ontario brings Canadian and International Authors to 17 Locations across the Province

Toronto, September 14, 2015 —–The 36th edition of the International Festival of Authors hits the road for its annual touring programme, IFOA Ontario, bringing literary events to 17 locations across the province from October 17 to November 9, 2015. This year, Canadian and international authors will visit Brantford, Burlington, Etobicoke, Hamilton, London, Markham, Midland, Oliver […]

by ahnationtalk on September 14, 2015344 Views

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Rita Davies Appointed Chair of the Ontario Arts Council

Toronto, September 9, 2015 – Rita Davies has been appointed Chair of the Ontario Arts Council (OAC), following her nomination by the Government of Ontario. “We are delighted with the appointment of Rita Davies as Chair,” said Peter Caldwell, OAC Director & CEO. “The Chair plays a crucial role at agencies like the Ontario Arts […]

by ahnationtalk on September 14, 2015327 Views

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Call for Applications imagineNATIVE/CMPA Mini-Lab for Canadian Indigenous Film Producers

imagineNATIVE announces the first producer-focused professional development lab for emerging and mid-career Canadian Indigenous Producers looking to hone their skills in dramatic feature film production.In recent years, the Indigenous film community has identified the immediate need for increased training and professional development opportunities for Indigenous creative feature film producers in Canada. As audience appetite – […]

by ahnationtalk on September 14, 2015322 Views

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Thom Sokoloski’s Colour of the River Running Through Us has been extended

September 3, 2015, KLEINBURG ON—Colour of the River Running Through Us, conceived by multi-disciplinary visual artist Thom Sokoloski, has had its stay on the grounds of the McMichael Canadian Art Collection extended until October 18. James Adams of The Globe and Mail describes Colour of the River Running Through Us as “…a delightful outdoor installation…(which) […]

by ahnationtalk on September 9, 2015366 Views

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CMF Consultation starts tomorrow and presentation deck is available online

Toronto, September 2, 2015— The Canada Media Fund (CMF) reminds stakeholders that they are invited to attend one of the focus groups that are part of the CMF’s cross-country consultation. Stakeholders can quickly and easily register by clicking here. The presentation deck for cross-country focus-groups is available online and can be viewed by clicking here (PDF […]

by ahnationtalk on September 9, 2015498 Views

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Renowned jazz musicians take the stage this fall for the McMichael Concert Series

KLEINBURG ON—The McMichael Concert Series, in partnership with JAZZ.FM91, returns this fall with an exciting lineup of performances, celebrating great Canadian music amidst the gallery’s world-class collection and spectacular grounds. The concerts will take place on Sunday afternoons in the picturesque Woodland Gallery overlooking the Humber River Valley – and will be hosted by well-known […]

by ahnationtalk on September 9, 2015444 Views

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Métis flag flies high in Lafontaine

On July 1, Senator Verna Porter-Brunelle of the Provisional Council of the Métis Nation of Ontario (PCMNO) felt a sense of pride upon seeing her heritage prominently displayed near her home. Living at Le Villageois, a retirement community in Penetanguishene, Senator Porter-Brunelle watched as the Canadian flag, the Franco-Ontarian flag and the Métis flag were […]

by ahnationtalk on September 8, 2015372 Views

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imagineNATIVE announces Kent Monkman Exhibition Premiere and Digital Media Art+Cade for the 16th Annual imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival

imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival is bursting at the seams with the best in Indigenous Art, Digital Media Works and Exhibitions, including the opening of the new installation by Kent Monkman, the inaugural Digital Media Art+Cade, and a music showcase at The Beat’s DJ POW! WOW. On Friday, October 16, as part of the […]

by ahnationtalk on September 3, 2015455 Views

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