This site contains a number of resources for artists and artist organisations, including the IMAA recommended fee schedule
The Arts and Individual Well-Being in Canada
Connections between Cultural Activities and Health, Volunteering, Satisfaction with Life, and Other Social Indicators in 2010
Hill Strategies Research, January 2013. Author: Kelly Hill
Interim Report of Findings
The Value of Presenting: A Study of Arts Presentation in Canada
Strategic Moves and CAPACOA, September 2012. Author: Inga PetrI
Arts and Heritage in Canada: Access and Availability Survey 2012
Department of Canadian Heritage, November 2012. Author: Phoenix Strategic Perspectives Inc.
The Distinct Role of Artist-Run Centres in the Visual Arts Ecology
This study identifies the various roles and mandates of artist–run centres (ARCs) as distinct from other visual arts organizations in such areas as public engagement, community arts, critical writing, multidisciplinary activity, cultural diversity and Aboriginal engagement. The Canada Council commissioned external consultants to conduct this study in December 2010 to inform its understanding of the place of ARCs in the overall visual arts ecology.
Download the study
The Additional funding for Documentary Guide|Observatoire du documentaire
Canada, USA, Europe
Public Engagement in the Arts|canada council for the arts
Discussion paper 2012-10-16
The Department of Canadian Heritage’s report
Consult the Canadians’ Attitudes and Opinions Towards Canadian Feature Films report.
This report contains some of the key feature film findings from Canadian Books, Film, Music, and Periodicals Opinion Survey conducted by Quorus Consulting Group for the Department of Canadian Heritage in spring 2012.
The Cultural Worker’s Guide to Human Resources Management
Consult The Cultural Worker’s Guide to Human Resources Management in a Media Arts Organization and How to Use it
New edition March 2011 ©CQRHC
Media Arts Preservation Information
By arrangement with Independent Media Arts Preservation (IMAP) and Plateforme pour l'Archivage et la Préservation des Arts Audiovisuels (PACKED), the following links to information on preservation of media artworks are offered:
THIS LINK includes both a “Preservation 101” tutorial, and a link to the IMAP Online Preservation Resource Guide, which addresses preservation issues for single-channel video, computer-based arts and installation.
THIS LINK contains a French translation of the IMAP Preservation guide.
IMAA Recommended Fee Schedule
CONSULT the fee schedule prepared in collaboration with our distributor members.
Employment Standards in Canadian Artist-Run Centres and Independent Media Arts Centres, Fall 2009
CONSULT the study.
Prairie NWT Region Media Arts Organizations Compensation Review and Recommendations
By Cecilia Araneda
CONSULT the study about compensation review and recommendations.
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