Hamilton Artists Inc.
|Address & Map|
|Major Intersection||James St N and Cannon St W|
|Mailing Address||Box 57125 |
2 King St W
Hamilton, ON L8P 4W9
|Primary Contact||Andrea Carvalho, Administrative Director; Email: email@example.com|
|Alternate Contact||Irene Loughlin; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Alternate Name (Internal use only)||Artist Run Centre ; Downtown Arts Centre ; The Inc|
|Located In Community||Hamilton Central|
|Description||Hamilton Artists Incorporated is a registered non-profit charitable organization whose mandate is to be an artist-run centre committed to the presentation, dissemination and support of contemporary visual arts practice in Canada * Main goals and artistic objectives of the centre include: |
* Seeking to reflect the concerns of emerging and mid-career artists within the context of both a national and regional discourse
* Presenting a diverse range of multidisciplinary programming with a primary focus on emerging aesthetics in contemporary art - including installation, sculpture, painting, drawing, print, time-based and new media
* Producing a publication or catalogue for each main gallery presentation, 6 to 8 per year, which is disseminated across the country
The organization was founded in 1975, the Hamilton Artists' Co-op was initiated as an arena for artists to exhibit artwork and meet with peers to promote art production in the City of Hamilton
The organization pays CARFAC recommended professional artist fees for all of the selected and curated exhibitions and presentations, and is a recommender gallery for the Ontario Arts Council's Materials Assistance Program.
The Organization acknowledges the continued support of the Canada Council for the Arts, the Ontario Arts Council, the City of Hamilton and its vital membership.
The organization does not have meeting rooms or space for rent.
|Hours||Wed - Fri 12 pm - 5 pm, Sat - Sun 12 pm - 4 pm|
|Dates||All year. Closed only in August|
|Areas Served||Hamilton (City of) - and surrounding areas|
|Bus Routes||(2) BARTON ; (3) CANNON ; (4) BAYFRONT ; (6) ABERDEEN ; (7) LOCKE ; (8) YORK ; (9) ROCK GARDENS|
|Fees||Membership ; Donation|
|Funding||Regional / Municipal ; Provincial ; Federal ; Grants ; Donations ; Membership Fees ; Hamilton Artists Inc. is a registered non-profit charitable organization. |
Hamilton Artists Inc. pays CARFAC recommended artist fees for all of our selected and curated exhibitions and presentations, and is a recommender gallery for the Ontario Arts Council’s Materials Assistance Program.
Hamilton Artists Inc. acknowledges the continued support of the Canada Council for the Arts, the Ontario Arts Council, the City of Hamilton and our vital membership.
|Elections||Suzan Fawcett, Board President |
|Service Categories||Art Galleries/Exhibits ; Artist Services ; Arts Associations ; Arts Centres|
|Subjects||Arts ; Community development ; Cultural facilities ; Dance ; Music ; Performing arts ; Theatres ; Visual arts|