Canadian art, artists, art museums, art galleries

Canadian arts and artists, art museums, art galleries: a list of websites

A

Alternative culture in Canada.
Broken Pencil

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria

Art Gallery of Ontario 

Artists directories *

Art History Archive of Canadian artists, a gallery with descriptions and biographies.

Artists in Canada
A visual arts directory for Canada.

Canadian artists with work displayed in art museums.
Artcyclopedia.

Canadian Art
Information for artists, with gallery showcasing Canadian artists.

Canadian Artists Directory
Showcasing Canadian artists to the world, a directory of established, emerging and historical Canadian artists.

Canadian artists with work displayed in art museums.
Artcyclopedia

Canadian Artists Directory
Showcasing Canadian artists to the world.

Artists in Canada
A national directory of Canadian visual artists, galleries and resources.

A list of Canadian artists.
Wikipedia

Canada Council Art Bank
For 40 years, the Canada Council Art Bank has been collecting work by the best Canadian artists of our times.

Centre for Contemporary Canadian Art
Centre de l’art contemporain canadien

Federation of Canadian Artists (FCA)
A not-for-profit organization, dedicated to the promotion and professional development of artists, and services for art collectors.

A list of Canadian artists. 
Wikipedia

Art museums and galleries *

Art Gallery of Calgary

Art Gallery of Ontario

Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography, Ottawa.

Centre for Contemporary Canadian Art
Centre de l’art contemporain canadien

Eskimo Art Gallery
Founded in 1981, the Eskimo Art Gallery has a long tradition of presenting the finest contemporary Inuit art from the Canadian North.

Federation of Canadian Artists (FCA)
A not-for-profit organization, dedicated to the promotion and professional development of artists, and services for art collectors.

Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, South Western Ontario

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Montreal, Montreal

Musée d’Art Contemporain de Montreal

Musée du Québec, Quebec City, National Art Gallery

National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa

Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto

Slate art guide.

Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, British Columbia

 

Arts Umbrella
Arts Umbrella, Canada’s visual and performing arts institute for young people ages 2 to 19, has a proven track record of providing comprehensive, high quality arts education programs. Situated on Granville Island in Vancouver.

B

Banff Centre for the Arts
A place for artists. Media and visual arts, theatre, music and sound.

Bibliothèque Nationale du Canada

Blogs and journals *

Canadian Art

 

British Columbia
A comprehensive guide to contemporary art in British Columbia.

C

Canada Council for the Arts
The Canada Council offers a broad range of grants and services to professional Canadian artists and arts organizations in music, theatre, writing and publishing, visual arts, dance, media arts, and integrated and circus arts – fostering and promoting the arts in Canada since 1957.

Canadian arts and culture portal.
Canadian Culture. com. A resource centre and directory.

Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography

Contemporary Canadian art *

Artquotes.net
A directory of contemporary Canadian artists.

Banff Centre for the Arts
A place for artists. Media and visual arts, theatre, music and sound.

Canadian Artists Directory

Centre for Contemporary Canadian Art
Centre de l’art contemporain canadien

Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto.

Design Exchange
Promoting Candian design.

F

Federation of Canadian Artists
The FCA is  a not-for- profit organization dedicated to the promotion and professional development of artists, and services for art collectors.

G

Group of Seven *

Group of Seven
Art museums displaying works by The Group of Seven.

Group of Seven image gallery, reproductions and prints.

M

The McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Ontario.

Méduse
Coopérative de producteurs et de diffuseurs artistiques, culturels et communautaires. 

Montreal *

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Musée d’Art Contemporain de Montreal

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Montreal, Montreal.

The Montreal Review
The Montreal Review is an independent, nonpartisan online magazine of ideas. We publish short stories, poetry, non-fiction, book reviews and interviews on politics, society, the environment and culture.

Musée du Québec

N

National Gallery of Canada

National Library of Canada. Bibliothèque Nationale du Canada

Nova Scotia *

Art Gallery of Nova Scotia

Dalhousie University Art Gallery, Halifa.

O

Ontario *

Art Gallery of Ontario

Art Gallery of Ontario Google Art Project

Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art 

The Ontario Arts Council

The Ontario Directory of Artists

Ontario Association of Art Galleries

Royal Ontario Museum

Q

Quebec *

Médiathèque du musée d’ art contemporain de Montréal.

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Musée National des Beaux-Arts du Québec

Place des Arts

Pointe-à-Callière Museum

Quebec Art Online. David Astrof Fine Arts Gallery

R

Royal Ontario Museum

S

The Sculptors Society of Canada

T

Theatre *

Ex Machina – Robert Lepage
Versatile in every form of theatre craft, Robert Lepage is equally talented as a director, scenic artist, playwright, actor and film director. Contemporary history is his source of inspiration, and his modern and unusual work transcends all boundaries.

The Stratford Festival of Canada

Theatre Canada
A unified voice for Canadian live theatre.
300 of the great theatres listed in one place on Theatre Canada.

Theatre Museum Canada
Welcome to Theatre Museum Canada, the only museum devoted to celebrating the performing arts heritage of Canada.

Theatre Museum Canada YouTube channel.
Interviews with actors and directors.

ArtsAlive.ca|Théâtre FrançaisNational Theatre School of CanadaPlaywrights Canada Press

Canadian Theatre Encyclopedia

Wikipedia entry on Canadian theatre.

 

Toronto *

Art Gallery of Ontario

Toronto art and culture portal. 
Art centres, museums

Toronto art museums.

Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art

V

Vancouver *

Vancouver Art Gallery
Exhibition listings, calendar of events, plus member and visitor and general gallery information.

Museum of Vancouver

Vancouver Contemporary Art Gallery

Vancouver Museums & Galleries
Guide to Vancouver, BC, top museums and galleries: Explore local and global art

Vancouver Art Galleries and Museums

Catriona Jeffries Gallery
The gallery focuses on the current manifestations of post conceptual art practices in Vancouver as well as the origins of conceptualism in Vancouver.

Virtual Museum of Canada
The Virtual Museum of Canada celebrates the stories and treasures that have come to define Canada over the centuries.

W

Wikipedia entry on Canadian art.

Famous Canaadian artists *

Brougham, David. David Brougham 
is an award winning Canadian artist who works primarily in watercolours and was one of three Canadian artists chosen to represent Canada at the Biennale Internazionale Dell’Arte Contemporanea in Florence, Italy.

Carr, Emily. Emily Carr 
Art museums displaying the works of Emily Carr.

Emily Carr, Wikipedia entry.

Emily Carr, a gallery of paintings.

Guston, Philip. Philip Guston

Martin, Agnes. Agnes Martin

Milne, David. David Milne
Art museums displaying works by David Milne.

Prendergast, Maurice. Maurice Prendergast
Art museums displaying works by Maurice Prendergast.

Tomson, Tom. Tom Thomson
and The Group of Seven.

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