News and Announcements

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The NWT is bustling with arts news! Below are postings of up-to-date news, related press releases and articles from NWT Arts, our partners, and affiliated arts organizations and associations from across the country.

To view older postings please review the News Archive. If you would like your news posted here, please email us at nwtarts@gov.nt.ca.

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The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) has released the Arts Program Review Report, marking the completion of the first key action item of the Northwest Territories (NWT) Arts Strategy. The report assesses arts funding programs across the GNWT, identifies areas of strength and weakness, and provides recommendations on how to improve arts programs and services to better serve NWT residents.


En publiant son Rapport d’examen du programme des arts, le gouvernement des Territoires du Nord-Ouest (GTNO) met en œuvre la première mesure clé s’inscrivant dans la Stratégie...read more