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TORONTO, January 10, 2013 - A new investment from the Harper Government will stimulate corporate sponsorship and investment in the arts and culture. Funding for artsVest,

january 10, 2013

Yesterday at the King Edward Hotel in Toronto, two books on art were shortlisted for one of Canada’s major book awards—the $25,000

An overwhelming majority of Canadians believe arts and culture is worthy of government support, according to the results of a poll commissioned by Canadian Heritage.

When asked: "How much importance do you think governments in Canada should place on supporting arts and culture in Canada?"

  • 39 per

january 10, 2013

For the first time, a major Canadian museum is staging an exhibition devoted exclusively to the full range of art in New France. It’s a wonder that this hasn’t been done before.

Although an exhibition showcasing some art forms in Quebec before the 20th century was organized for Pope John Paul II

january 9, 2013

The Waldorf Hotel has been sold to a real estate development company forcing imminent closure. It will be vacated Jan. 20.

According to a press release sent Jan. 9, the East Vancouver cultural institution has been sold to the Solterra Group of Companies, a condominium developer.

The Waldorf's lease is

January 9, 2013

A Francis Bacon triptych self- portrait is estimated to sell for as much as $24 million at a sale in

january 5, 2013

Robert Mapplethorpe is mostly recognized for his later photographic works that transgressed boundaries and challenged the relatively conservative and heteronormative gaze of the ‘80s. Never lacking in controversial subject matter, his earlier