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Ontario Arts Council

Stat of the Day

Total in OAC grants to individual artists
$9.5 million


Kathryn Townshend

Director of Research, Policy and Evaluation
Toll-free in Ontario: 1-800-387-0058, ext. 7456

Michael Choo

Research Analyst
Toll-free in Ontario: 1-800-387-0058, ext. 7445

Peter Meyler

Freedom of Information & Records Management Coordinator

How Big Are the Arts? The Number of Professional, Not-for-profit Arts Organizations in Ontario

October 1, 1998

Ontario’s professional, not-for-profit arts sector is composed of a wide range of organizations, including companies that create and perform works, arts collectives, art galleries, artist-run visual and media arts centres, festivals, presenters, community arts organizations, and support organizations. This issue of ArtFacts provides estimates of the number of professional, not-for-profit organizations in each of these areas.
Available upon request.