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  • Cultural Job and Volunteer Opportunities

    Please let us know of any opportunities... This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Opportunities    Job Boards & Culture Employment Resources See also our calls page, which includes paid opportunities for creative peopleJob Opportunities  Assistant Artistic andRead More
  • GAC Exhibition Program @ 10C Shared Space – Call to Member Artists

    October is all about GAC members. GAC Artist and Organizational Members are invited to submit to a fall members’ show in the main floor gallery space at 10C Shared Space,Read More
  • Guelph Arts Council Announces Call for Doors Open Guelph 2019 Site Submissions

    Guelph, ON – August 29, 2018 – Guelph Arts Council is excited to announce a call for site proposals for Doors Open Guelph 2019. Doors Open is a celebration of Guelph's finestRead More
  • DIYode’s New Digs Could Be Your New Workspace

    by Katie Wildeall images courtesy of DIYode   DIYode is a Guelph-based collective dedicated to re-invigorating the DIY movement in our city. The organization recently made a big move, asRead More
  • Funding available for visual artists and youth projects this fall

    by GAC Visual artists seeking professional development opportunities should take note of the October 15, 2018 deadline to apply for up to $500 through the GAC Jane Graham Memorial Award.Read More
  • Member Spotlight: The Other End of the Brush with Chelsea Brant

    by Emily Hearnall images courtesy of the artist Chelsea Brant, a graduate of the University of Guelph’s Fine Arts program, believes that a variety of experiences is the key toRead More
  • What’s it like to work in the culture sector?

    by Patti Broughton and WorkinCulture If you’ve looked for work in the arts in Ontario, chances are you’ve used WorkInCulture’s popular Job Board. What you may not know is thatRead More
  • Call for Doors Open Guelph 2019 Site Submissions

    Guelph Arts Council is excited to announce a call for site proposals for Doors Open Guelph 2019. Doors Open is a celebration of Guelph's finest buildings, creative spaces, and historicallyRead More
  • Culture Days Kicks into Creative Gear

    by Katie Wilde Guelph, invite your family and friends to visit for the weekend of September 28-30, because your local creative community is offering a cultural smorgasbord to sample duringRead More
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Local Resources

Diyode is a non-profit organization with a mandate to foster an enthusiasm for DIY. http://www.diyode.com/

Guelph-Wellington Business Enterprise Centre
In order to provide the best resources and the most comprehensive assistance possible for new and existing small businesses... http://www.guelphbusiness.com/

Wyndham Art Supplies
Wyndham Art Supplies provides a broad range of art materials for professional, amateur and student artists. They have a walk in store on Wyndham Street as well as an extensive online invintory. http://www.wyndhamartsupplies.com/

City of Guelph

Art Gallery of Guelph
The Art Gallery of Guelph, formerly the Macdonald Stewart Art Centre, is a public gallery and adjoining sculpture park in Guelph, on the corner of Gordon Street and College Avenue. Also operates a gift shop, art sales and rentals featuring local artists and fine crafters. http://artgalleryofguelph.ca/ 

Ed Video Media Arts Centre
Artist-run centre with a focus on video art, but also serving all forms of media art. http://www.edvideo.org/

Indie Film Production Companies

Guelph Tourism

10C Shared Space


Guelph People and Information Network (PIN, formerly Volunteer Centre)

Innovation Guelph
Providing mentorship and business support programs and services to help innovative enterprises start, grow and thrive. http://www.innovationguelph.ca/

Boarding House Arts / Musagetes

Publication Studio Guelph


Artsy Activists
Youth-led weekly meetup

Indie movie theatre & treasured bookshop 


The Making Box
Improv classes, live comedy

Guelph Community Foundation

Guelph Youth Music Centre
Venue, classes, events

Community radio

Guelph Chamber of Commerce

The Churches of St Matthias and St James the Apostle
Arts, music venue


Helpful Links


Artists in Canada

Canada Council for the Arts

Canadian Dance Assembly

Canadian Federation of Musicians

CARFAC - Canadian Artists' Representation/Le Front des aristes canadiens

Canadian Musical Reproduction Rights Agency Ltd

FACTOR - The Foundation Assisting Canadian Talent on Recordings 

HCNT - Heritage Canada The National Trust

Hero Initiative for Comic Artists

Ontario Arts Council


SOCAN - the Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada

The Canadian Senior Artists' Resource Network

The Federation of Canadian Artists

The Writers' Union of Canada


Rentable Creative/Performance Space

Necessary Arts Company - A creative co-working studio space

Art in The Ward - Artist Studio and Workshop space rental

Diyode - A shared community workshop

Studio 404 - A shared visual and performing arts space 

Dancetheatre David Earle - Dance (& other) studio rentals 

Guelph Youth Music Centre - Rehearsal, class & performance space

Boarding House Arts - Artists Studios & gallery space 

River Run Centre - Performing arts centre

Heritage Hall/Guelph Black Heritage Society - Event & Meeting space

Ballroom Class - Dance studio rentals

JamSpots - Local jam spaces

Evergreen Seniors CommunityCentre - Room rentals

Silence Sounds - concert, workshop, meeting space etc.

Guelph Civic Museum - Space rentals

Guelph Little Theatre

Church of our Lady Immaculate 

Dublin Street United Church 

St. George's Anglican Church

Knox Church

Harcourt Memorial Church

St. Andrews Church 

Membership makes a difference

When you become a member of Guelph Arts Council, you are adding your voice to support arts and culture in our dynamic city.

Donate to Guelph Arts Council

With the support of donors like you, we can strengthen arts and culture in Guelph today and for the future.

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