State of the Arts: Impacts from 2020 / Live Panel Discussion

Toronto, ON

Digital recording

Join Metro Morning's host Ismaila Alfa for a candid discussion examining how the Canadian arts sector has been upended by COVID-19, confronted by calls for greater inclusion and equity, and presented with opportunities in recovery as the industry faces a new future. Panel Moderator: Ismaila Alfa, Host, CBC’s Metro Morning Panelists: Michèle Pearson Clarke - Photo Laureate, City of Toronto Barry Hughson - Executive Director, The National Ballet of Canada John G. Hampton - Interim Executive Director and CEO, MacKenzie Art Gallery Ian Williams - Author, winner of the 2019 Scotiabank Giller Prize Watch the recording below— closed captioning in English and French.

Fri 25 Sep
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

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This event is free.

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Culture Days | Fête de la culture

Culture Days is a national celebration of arts and culture. Culture Days serves as a year-round catalyst that connects individuals and creators to build measurable support for the entire sector and amplify its contributions. We seek to eliminate barriers to access and participation, and stimulate understanding, appreciation and exploration of arts and culture—so that every person in the country has a deeper connection with themselves, their communities, and Canada.


Toronto, ON

Event Contact

Culture Days


English, French


This event offers closed captioning or subtitles.