Ontarians for the Arts

Ontarians for the Arts is an inclusive, non-partisan movement intent on promoting the benefits of the arts.

Graphic design, website, social media memes & logo development by Raymond Helkio.

Ontarians For The Arts logo

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Ontarians For The Arts Policy Report

Social media memes highlighting the cost and importance of supporting the arts in Canada

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Did you know? Ontario is home to 39% of the Canadian population.

The arts empower youth, especially at-risk youth, to succeed in school, in work and in later life. Canadians know this and 85% believe that investment in arts education assists in the emotional and intellectual development of children.

Did you know? Ontario has a $300M+ cultural infrastructure deficit.

Did you know? The culture sector contributes $25.7B GDP in Ontario annually.

Did you know? 65% of Ontario business leaders say that a thriving arts and culture scene makes it easier to attract top talent to their communities.

Did you know? 270,000 Ontario jobs are in culture (4% of the workforce).

Did you know? 41.2% of all culture jobs in Canada are in Ontario.

Did you know? 47.8% of Canada’s total culture GDP is Ontario-based.

Social media “This Is Art” videos