Circulation and Touring, Arts Abroad

Canada Council for the Arts

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Phone Number: 1-800-263-5588, ext. 4074


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Grant Description

The Circulation and Touring component of Arts Abroad funds activities linked to artistic exchange and networking for Canadian artists, artistic groups and arts organizations. Grants help build international exposure and increase the visibility of Canadian artists and their works abroad. International presenters, partners or host organizations must pay performance or exhibition fees to the presented artists, groups or organizations.

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    Activities (what is eligible):

    Circulation or touring of artists, exhibitions, or artistic works to 1 or more international locations
    Cross-border Canada/United States tours with a majority of events in the US
    International presenters, partners or host organizations must contribute financially to the tour. This can include the payment of performance or exhibition fees, providing a share of the admission fees or box office sales and, in exceptional circumstances, a contribution to accommodation or other touring costs.

    Eligibility Requirements

    Applicant Type
    Individual, Organization
    Artistic Discipline
    Any or All Disciplines
    Funding Type
    Building Audiences, Engaging Communities, Travel
    Priority Community
    Career Type


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