Community Links

Arts Organizations

Ontario Arts Council: 
Canadian Council for the Arts:
Canadian Artists Representation:
Culture Canada:
Visual Arts Ontario:
Ontario Association of Art Galleries:
Art Dealers Association of Canada:
Canadian Conservation Institute:


Ontario Arts Council Grants Information: Conseil des arts de l’Ontario – Preésentation des desmande:
Canada Council for the Arts Grant Information: Le conseil des arts du Canada – subventions:
City of Barrie – Department of Culture:
The MacLaren Art Centre is a Regional Recommender for Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance Grants. For details please visit


Art Daily:
A visual arts dictionary for students, artists, and collectors:
Tate Museum Education Pages:
Artists in Canada:
Centre for Contemporary Canadian Art :

Art Appraisals

The MacLaren Art Centre does not conduct appraisals of artworks for insurance purposes or donations. To find a qualified appraiser, please contact the Art Dealers Association of Canada