News and Events

Young conductor Adam Keeping is the inaugural recipient of the Hnatyshyn-Christa and Franz-Paul Decker Fellowship in Conducting for 2018

News Release - September 20, 2018

Maria Hupfield, artist, and Daina Warren, curator are the winners of the 2018 mid-career awards in the visual arts valued at $25,000 and $15,000 respectively.

News release - September 4, 2018

Eunice Bélidor, curator, and Anique Jordan, artist receive $10,000 TD Bank Group Awards for emerging curators and artists. The artists will be honoured at a special event in Ottawa on September 12th.

News release - September 4, 2018

Young artists Esmaa Mohamoud, Audie Murray and Hjalmer Wenstob take home $5,000 William and Meredith Saunderson Prizes for emerging artists. The artists will be honoured at a special event in Ottawa on September 12th.

News release - September 4, 2018

Janique Vigier has been selected for the 2018 Hnatyshyn Foundation-Fogo Island Arts Young Curator Residency. Originally from Winnipeg, Vigier is a curator and writer based in upstate New York, where she is completing a Masters in Curatorial Studies at Bard College. She is Assistant Editor at Semiotext(e), Los Angeles.

News Release - March 7, 2018

Hnatyshyn Foundation and McGill Schulich School Launch New Fellowship for Young Conductors

McGill's Schulich School and The Hnatyshyn Foundation launch new Fellowship for young conductors in McGill's Pollack Hall, September 22nd, 2017. In the photo (left to right): Brenda Ravenscroft; Arabella Decker; Gerda Hnatyshyn; Prof. Alexis Hauser; Ariadne Decker. More...

News Release - September 22, 2017

Photo: Owen Egan

Emerging artists Tau Lewis, Jordan Loeppky-Kolesnik and Nicole Kelly Westman win $5,000 William and Meredith Saunderson Prizes.

News Release - 30 October 2017

Lou Sheppard selected to conduct Emerging Atlantic Artist Residency at Banff Centre.

News Release - 26 April 2017

Interdisciplinary visual artist Lou Sheppard of Halifax, Nova Scotia will conduct an eight-week, self-directed residency at Banff Centre during the summer of 2017.

Photo: Courtesy of the artist

Kim Nguyen wins TD Bank Emerging Curator Award

Six young performing artists receive $10,000 Developing Artist Grants.

News Release - 19 September 2016