Category Archives: News Provincial / National / International

Newly released: Quick Reference Guides for provincial legislation on harassment!

Under the Respectful Workplaces in the Arts umbrella, the Cultural Human Resources Council is pleased to release 13 Quick Reference Guides to assist cultural organizations with implementing and sustaining compliance with harassment legislation by province and territory. These handy guides provide … Continue reading

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Walks of art: six of the best trails in the UK

Kevin Rushby | Sat 16 Feb 2019 07.00 GMT These trails take in everything from street art in Birmingham to Henry Moores in West Yorkshire – where our man and his dog find the natural attractions as alluring as the manmade ones … Continue reading

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Startup Canada Scales Up Women Entrepreneurs

Join Startup Canada, in partnership with Business Development Bank of Canada, Intuit, industry partners, Startup Communities, leading women entrepreneurs, and government decision-makers, throughout the month of March to scale-up women-led businesses across Canada. Register now for local women entrepreneurship events across Canada, digital training opportunities, … Continue reading

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Nominations Now Open for 6th Annual Startup Canada Awards

Nominate or Apply for the 2019 Startup Canada Awards! The Startup Canada Awards presented by Intuit Quickbooks and Sovereign Insurance are Canada’s leading platform to honour those advancing Canada’s entrepreneurial economy and to inspire all of us to take bigger and bolder … Continue reading

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NYTimes: Lagos, City of Hustle, Builds an Art ‘Ecosystem’

West Africa’s new art destination is a sprawling megacity with a generation of artists, gallerists and collectors powering the scene. By Siddhartha Mitter Feb. 8, 2019   LAGOS, Nigeria — Cars snaked out from the hideous traffic and deposited the … Continue reading

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FPCC Statement on Indigenous Languages Legislation

February 5, 2019 The First Peoples’ Cultural Council is pleased that national Indigenous languages legislation was tabled today in the House of Commons. Indigenous people in Canada have been calling for this measure for many years and it is our … Continue reading

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Situation of artists: Arts Research Monitor 17.8

In this issue: Highlights from four recent reports examining the working lives and financial situations of artists, including the situations of Calgary artists and arts professionals, Canadian writers and performing artists, and Australian artists of all types. 2017 Arts Professionals … Continue reading

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