INNOVATION & RESILIENCE
IN CANADA’S CULTURAL SECTOR

Resilience and innovation during the pandemic

This project highlights innovative practices and sources of resilience among 29 artists and cultural organizations during the COVID-19 pandemic. Also, search or download a list of over 200 innovations found by the researchers or submitted by the cultural community. Or read our synthesis report, showcasing 12 key themes (pdf, 1.6MB). READ MORE

Browse or search in-depth profiles of 29 stories of innovation and resilience.

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Browse, search, or download a list of 200+ innovations based on a survey and our research.

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Alianait Festival

Alianait Arts Festival: Sounds of a virtual North

Adapting through pandemic restrictions, Alianait decided to take the festival fully online for th…

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Queer Songbook Orchestra

The Queer Songbook Orchestra’s QSO Kids project: A renewed focus in an uncertain landscape

In 2020, QSO Artistic Director Shaun Brodie had to grapple with the new landscape of touring, and…

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Festival of Literary Diversity

The Festival of Literary Diversity: Nimble and expansive thinking

When the pandemic hit in March 2020, the FOLD quickly transitioned to a virtual festival in May. …

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