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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 (Photo: Owen Egan)

News release (September 22, 2017)

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

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

News Release - 30 October 2017

John Hampton and Jennifer Aitken selected to receive $10,000 Awards in contemporary visual art given by The Hnatyshyn Foundation and TD Bank Group

Media Release - May 8, 2017


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

Media 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

Corrie Jackson selected for 2017 Fogo Island Arts Young Curator Residency

Press Release 20 February 2017

Corrie Jackson has been selected for the 2017 Hnatyshyn Foundation-Fogo Island Arts Young Curator Residency. Based in Toronto, Jackson is currently Associate Art Curator of the RBC Corporate Art Collection.


Kim Nguyen wins TD Bank Emerging Curator Award

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

Press Release 19 September 2016

Recipients of the Developing Artist Grants for 2015

Artist Peter Morin and Curator Tania Willard take home 2016 awards in the visual arts.

Press Release 19 September 2016