Cantata Singers of Ottawa – 2014-15 - A Season of Discovery

Wed, Oct 29, 2014

2014-15 is the 51st season of the Cantata Singers of Ottawa! We have an action-packed year ahead with our own series of concerts plus three appearances with the National Arts Centre Orchestra. 

This year will be a season of discovery for the choir in several ways. 

We will be... Read More >

The Enriched Bread Artist Studios: Ghosts of Artists Past and Present

Fri, Oct 10, 2014

Text: Jenny McMaster
Photos: Joyce Westrop

Studio spaces are generally curious places because, with a few notable exceptions, they were something else first. Be they industrial spaces, converted heritage homes or simply refurbished basements, studios bear the marks of their former... Read More >

Nuit Blanche at Arts Court

Sat, Sep 20, 2014

Text: Monique Lachapelle, Arts Court Portfolio Manager

Saturday September 20 will be an art-filled night for Arts Court Nuit Blanche.

To start off with passersby are able to view Ottawa Dance Directive contemporary dancers’ animate 8 Novotel windows on the second floor facing Daly... Read More >

Corel Endowment Arts Award Helps Artist Grow

Wed, Sep 3, 2014 Text and illustration by: Eric "Von Allan" Julien,
Recipient of the 2014 Corel Endowment for the Arts Award

I've been striving to grow as an artist and comic book creator for a number of years and, with that in mind, winning the Corel Endowment for the Arts Award is a really big... Read More >

Two Artists Receive Corel Endowment for the Arts Awards

Wed, Jun 18, 2014

The Council for the Arts in Ottawa (CAO) is pleased to announce the recipients of this year's Corel Endowment for the Arts Awards. The Awards were presented at the Council for the Arts in Ottawa's Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, June 17, 2014.

Eric Julien /Von Allan Studio received... Read More >

AGM 2014 – Looking back and moving forward.

Tue, Jul 8, 2014

Thanks to the Ottawa Art Gallery, we were treated to the inspiring surroundings of the Firestone Gallery here at Arts Court.  Held on June 17, the AGM was an opportunity to reflect on the past year, to acknowledge our supporters and make fresh announcements.  A new name was adopted as was a... Read More >

Ottawa Arts Council Arts Awards Presentation

Tue, Jun 17, 2014

By Mike Haley, RBC Regional Vice President

As Regional Vice-President for RBC, I had the privilege of representing my employer and colleagues as the Reception Sponsor, dedicated to recognizing the best of Ottawa's talent across the broad spectrum that is art in this city.

For the... Read More >

What's Happening

Tue, Jun 17, 2014

By Anne Wanda Tessier

Early 2013 I put all my things in storage and decided to do some travelling.   When I came back, I had to find a new home.   After a few months of searching, I eventually found a new home and studio space in Hintonburg.  I just love it here!   There are so many... Read More >

Project X, Photography Fund Established

Sun, Jun 1, 2014

Project X, Photography Fund has been established following the dissolution of Festival X. The Council for the Arts in Ottawa (CAO) will administer the fund and will seek to continue the Festival X mandate to promote and foster photographic excellence in Ottawa. 

A... Read More >