Membership Benefits

CARFAC Ontario (Canadian Artists Representation/le Front des artistes canadiens) is the voice for visual and media artists in Ontario. We offer many resources for artists at all stages of their careers. The membership benefits include:

  • CARFAC Online, a weekly e-mail bulletin of news and opportunities
  • Visual Artists' Legal Clinic of Ontario (VALCO) - free legal advice for members only in partnership with Torys LLP
  • Professional development resources and publications on topics such as copyright, marketing, insurance, and income tax
  • Valuable professional development workshops, panel discussions and seminars
  • Advisory Notes on HST, art dealers and studio safety, etc.
  • A profile on our website
  • DISPATCH - CARFAC Ontario's newsletter
  • Free exhibition listings for members in DISPATCH and on our website
  • A "Member's Only" section on our website, which gives CARFAC Ontario members access to more in-depth resources relating to the business of art
  • Discounts on various arts-related services and access to Arts & Entertainment Plan™ health insurance
As a member of CARFAC Ontario you automatically receive membership in CARFAC National including:   

Sign up for a membership online!

If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact us.



372-401 Richmond Street West, Toronto Ontario M5V 3A8
Tel: 416-340-8850 | Toll free: 1-877-890-8850 | Fax: 416-340-7653

The office is open Tuesday - Friday, 12:00 - 5:00pm


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