ARTIST PRODUCER RESOURCE - An open source encyclopedia of knowledge, resources, tools, templates and practices for producing independent work in Toronto and Canada.

BC CULTURAL ROUNDTABLE NETWORK - Find a toolkit for hosting cross-sectoral and cross-disciplinary networking and sharing roundtables in your community.

BC MUSEUMS ASSOCIATION BRAIN - Learning opportunities, resources and BCMA’s tools for small museums.

CLEAR EXPECTATIONS: Guidelines for Institutions, Galleries, and Curators Working with Trans, Non-Binary, and Gender Diverse Artists

CREATIVE CITY NETWORK OF CANADA TOOLKITS - Toolkits to assist local governments, arts, cultural and heritage organizations with the processes of cultural planning and mapping.

GRANTS + FUNDING - Grant calendar, application supports, toolkits.

GOVERNMENT GRANTS & THEIR TAX TREATMENTS GUIDE - A guide to preparing your taxes after receiving a grant in Canada. Created by Generator.

INDIGENOUS ALLY TOOLKIT - Prepared by the Montreal Urban Aboriginal Community Strategy Network.

PERRY THE POSTER MAN ARCHIVE - Images from the Perry Giguere “Perry the Poster Man” collection, made available for educational and not-for-profit uses by Simon Fraser University Library.

RECONCILIATION - The Truth & Reconciliation's final reports, principles and calls to action.

YOUR GUIDE TO INDIGENOUS RELATIONS - Indigenous Corporate Training Inc. provides Indigenous relations training, and their website contains resources and free eBooks.


LEARN MORE ABOUT ADVOCACY -    Find out why culture matters, and how to make the case for arts and culture for your community.

FIND ADVOCACY RESEARCH - Get up-to-date facts, figures and findings from the best sources, think tanks and organizations already on the case!

ARTSVOTE BC  - Follow party and candidate stances on arts and culture with candidate surveys, tool kits and voter resources.

DeathtoStock_Creative Community7.jpg

RESPECTFUL WORKPLACES IN THE ARTS - Recommendations on reporting and investigating mechanisms for workplace harassment in the arts, from CHRC. Training videos are also available.

SPACEFINDER BC - Your free directory of creative space rentals across BC! Have a space to list? Join up here.

SUPPORT SERVICES - Browse the best consultants and support services working in the arts and cultural sector of BC.


Access the latest research on key issues in arts and culture. Use this research to build policy, inform programming, and advocate more effectively.

Browse by category:


Find data on the Canada Council for the Arts’ grants and prizes, along with stories of their impact on artists, groups and organizations, on the Canada Council’s Stats and Stories page.

If you're an artist who wants to participate in surveys and other types of consultation to build research in our province’s cultural sector, sign up for the BC ARTIST REGISTRY!



Upcoming Workshops

Check out and register for upcoming BC Alliance workshops on the Workshops page!

To stay informed about our workshops and events, as well as other news in the arts, culture and heritage sector, subscribe to our weekly newsletter.