Established in 1969, the Hamilton Arts Council is one of the oldest community arts councils in Ontario.
To communicate, advocate and mediate for the arts and the role of the arts in the community of Hamilton.
The Hamilton Arts Council exists to strengthen the role of the arts and culture in the City of Hamilton by making the arts accessible and relevant to the entire community.
1. We value all members of Hamilton’s diverse creative communities
2. We believe that the arts in Hamilton are made stronger through collaboration.
3. We hold that our Artists provide a critical creative dialogue essential to the ongoing social and economic health of the community.