Advocacy and research

Creative city network of Canada, Making a case for the arts

Culture or “the arts” takes on many forms: painting, writing, quilting, pottery, museums, landmarks, sculptures, landscapes, streetscapes, memorials, sport. It is a way for individuals and communities to express and engage themselves with family, friends, and their neighbourhoods, their communities.

Ontario Arts Council, Making the Case for Arts Education

A summary of research and trends in arts education... and how to use them to strengthen the arts education programs in your community

Ottawa Cultural Alliance

The Ottawa Cultural Alliance (OCA) works collaboratively to strategically address shared opportunities and challenges to further advance the sector’s success. 

Hill Strategies

Hill Strategies Research is a Canadian company that specializes in applying social science research methods to the arts sector.