News and Events

Seven exceptional young performing artists receive Developing Artist Grants of $10,000 each

News release - October 8, 2019

Young conductor Francis Choinière is the second recipient of the Hnatyshyn-Christa and Franz-Paul Decker Fellowship in Conducting for 2019

News Release - October 8, 2019

Dana Claxton, artist, and Catherine Bédard, curator, are the winners of the 2019 mid-career awards in the visual arts valued at $25,000 and $15,000 respectively.

News Release - October 17, 2019


Tarah Hogue, curator, and Walter Scott, artist receive $10,000 TD Bank Group Awards for emerging curators and artists.

News Release - October 17, 2019

Young artists Annie Beach, Evin Collis and Niamh Dooley take home $5,000 William and Meredith Saunderson Prizes for emerging artists.

News Release - October 17, 2019

Eli Kerr has been selected for the 2019 Hnatyshyn Foundation-Fogo Island Arts Young Curator Residency.

News Release - March 9, 2019

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