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Arts participation / Performing arts: Arts Research Monitor Vol 17 No 4

In this issue: A focus on arts and culture participation and the situation of the performing arts, including two Canadian surveys and two American studies.   Culture Track Canada Business / Arts, June 2018 Culture Track Canada summarizes survey findings … Continue reading

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Are female artists worth collecting? Tate doesn’t seem to think so

Helen Gørrill The Guardian Last modified on Mon 13 Aug 2018 13.49 BST The museum preaches diversity, but its annual acquistions suggest that great art is mostly created by men To read the article, click here.

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E-News 08/09/2018: New Music BC Travel Grant Deadlines Announced!

MUSIC BC ANNOUNCES NEW TRAVEL GRANT DEADLINES Mark your calendars! Our next Travel Grant deadlines has been announced, which means that applications for Music BC travel grants are officially open! Visit our website to get all the info: Next Application … Continue reading

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Amplify BC Newsletter: Music Company Development Program Opens Today

CREATIVE BC OPENS MUSIC COMPANY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM Today, Creative BC is excited to announce the launch of the Music Company Development program, the next Amplify BC funding program to open. This program will support the sustainability, growth and capacity of BC’s music companies. … Continue reading

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Ai Weiwei’s Beijing studio razed by Chinese authorities

Emma Graham-Harrison The Guardian Sat 4 Aug 2018 16.53 BST Chinese authorities are razing the Beijing studio of dissident artist Ai Weiwei, as his team race to remove years’ worth of his sculptures. “Farewell,” Ai wrote on Instagram, below footage of … Continue reading

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Cultural Human Resources Council: Updated Cultural Labour Force Statistics On Their Way!

CHRC to undertake update of 2010 Labour Market Information Study of Cultural Labour Force The Cultural Human Resources Council (CHRC) is very pleased to announce that it will receive financial support from Employment and Skills Development Canada (ESDC) to undertake … Continue reading

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2018 Report on the status of B.C. First Nations Languages

Just Released! Report on the Status of B.C. First Nations Languages 2018 We are excited to release the third edition of the First Peoples’ Cultural Council’s Report on the Status of B.C. First Nations Languages 2018. This report reveals that while the … Continue reading

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