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The Arts inspire all Canadians to pursue their passions, providing us with new perspectives and experiences that enrich our lives. That's why we support the Arts in Canadian communities.

Arts programs and events you don't want to miss

Canadian Photography Institute

Ottawa, ON
The place to see and study photography in all its forms.

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Canadian photography institution
New Generation Photography Award

Spring 2020 | Canadian Photography Institute
Supporting young lens-based artists to reach their infinite potential.

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Canadian photography institution
Hot Docs 

April 30 - May 10, 2020 | Toronto, ON
Choose from 230+ eye-opening documentaries about Canada and the world.

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Hot docs
Scotiabank Photography Award 

May 12, 2020 | Toronto, ON
Celebrating the very best in Canadian contemporary photography.

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Scotiabank Photography Award
Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival 

May 1 - 31, 2020 | Toronto, ON
See the world through a different lens. With over 1000 artists at 200 venues, don’t miss one of the largest photography festival in the world.

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Scotiabank Contact Photography Festival
Scotiabank Giller Prize

November 2020 | Toronto, ON
Celebrating 25 years of excellence in Canadian fiction.

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Scotiabank Giller Prize
Canada's Walk of Fame

Fall 2020 | Toronto, ON
Recognizing our country's great achievers.

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Scotiabank Giller Prize