- June 17, 2021Music Canada, in collaboration with the Diversity Institute at Ryerson University’s Ted Rogers School of Management, has launched a survey as part of a new and first-of-its kind research study on equity, diversity and inclusion in Canada’s music industry. This survey intends to gain a deeper understanding of how sustained action in support of the values of equity, diversity and inclusion can better serve the music community by identifying diversity and inclusion gaps.
- June 17, 2021The BC Touring Council currently has a call out for applications to showcase at Pacific Contact 2022, and are hosting a Showcase Info Session on Friday, June 18, 2021. The 2022 Pacific Contact is scheduled to return April 7–10, 2022 to full capacity as an in-person conference and will include artists from outside BC that were scheduled to showcase in 2020 plus new artists from the June 2021 application process.
- June 17, 2021Talent MATCH aims to build awareness among employers from museums, arts, tourism, culture, and hospitality organizations about hiring student talent while providing resources, connections to post-secondary institutions, and one-on-one support.
- June 16, 2021Actsafe Safety Association’s new course from go2HR–BSAFE™. This course is an ideal tool for the arts and culture sector to introduce COVID safety concepts to your front-of-house and volunteer workforce.
- June 16, 2021VIFF and the Museum of Vancouver have partnered to commemorate Indigenous History Month with the Who We Are film series. This series was selected by Indigenous Curators: Rylan Friday, Jasmine Wilson and Sharon Fortney, to celebrate Indigenous voices in cinema, to showcase strong engaging stories from First Nations, Métis, Inuit and Maori filmmakers while showing the beauty, complexities and vibrancies of Indigeneity around the globe.