Studies & Facts
(Artists in Saskatchewan)

September 24, 2016

Member Stories

Stories from SAA Members and Congress Attendees about the importance of arts and arts organizations to their lives.

June 1, 2014

Preliminary Observations of the SAA Member Consultations

June 27, 2012

Understanding the Arts Ecology of Saskatchewan

A SAA Research Project

June 21, 2012

The Numbers Tell the Story

Interesting facts about the arts and culture sector.

July 21, 2011

Cultural Industries "Community of Interest" Consultation: Final Report

September 23, 2010

The Menace of Measurement: A discussion about arts indicators

SAA commissioned Marnie Badham to write a position paper on arts metrics. The Abstract and Executive Summary are posted on this website. For a copy of the complete report, please contact the SAA.

April 10, 2010

Celebrating Saskatchewan Artists

a book by Steven Ross Smith

October 23, 2009

Arguments for the Arts

To support our call to action and your arguments, the following benefits, in no particular order, offers ideas about how the arts sustain our quality of life.

July 30, 2009

Best Practice Standards Project Now Online

November 30, 2008

Arts Patrons, Impresarios, and Philanthropists in Saskatchewan

Part 5: Carol Hill, Arts Patron

November 27, 2008

Arts Patrons, Impresarios, and Philanthropists in Saskatchewan

Part 4: Jacqui Shumiatcher

November 18, 2008

Status of the Artist: A Progress Review and an Opportunity to Look Forward

May 2008

April 22, 2008

Arts Patrons, Impresarios, and Philanthropists in Saskatchewan

Part 3: Cheryl & Henry Kloppenburg, Arts Patrons

April 15, 2008

Arts Patrons, Impresarios, and Philanthropists in Saskatchewan

Part 2: Bill Shurniak, Arts Patron

April 1, 2008

Arts Patrons, Impresarios, and Philanthropists in Saskatchewan

Part 1: Lynda Haverstock, Arts Patron

October 26, 2007

A Snapshot of the Saskatchewan Arts Sector

A selection of facts about the arts and culture sector.

July 5, 2007

Art: A Risky Business

Third in a series of four stories by Steven Ross Smith

July 5, 2007

For Love, Not Money

Second in a series of four stories by Steven Ross Smith

July 5, 2007

Valuing Artists' Work

First in a series of four stories by Steven Ross Smith.

July 5, 2007

Art: At the Heart of Society

Fourth in a series of four stories by Steven Ross Smith.

December 17, 2006

Improving Work Opportunities for Artists

Saskatchewan Arts Alliance Submission to the Commission on Improving Work Opportunities for Saskatchewan Residents

November 14, 2006

Re: Final Report of Minister's Advisory Committee on Status of the Artist

Saskatchewan Arts Alliance Response and Commentary

October 3, 2006

Deborah Buck

Multi-talented artist creates connections.

October 3, 2006

Diana Tegenkamp

Up-and-coming filmmaker working the best in the biz.

October 3, 2006

Brian Johnson

Musician and bow-maker connects with the human spirit

October 3, 2006

Rigmor Clarke

Fearless painter captures nature's soul.

October 3, 2006

Barry Weiss

Holed up and Painting in Maple Creek

October 3, 2006

Martha Cole

Finding Spirit in Fabric

October 3, 2006

Yvette Moore

Vision and Resolve Makes Success for Yvette Moore

October 2, 2006

Linda Duvall

Using Technology to enable community

October 2, 2006

Roger Jerome

A Humble Painter of the North

October 2, 2006

Yuka Yamaguchi

At Play at Art

August 12, 2006

Collective Bargaining for the Cultural Sector

Information Bulletin

December 14, 2005

Robert Currie

A Catalyst for Saskatchewan Writing

October 9, 2005

Celebrating Saskatchewan Artists

a book by Steven Ross Smith

September 5, 2005

Quick Facts

A selection of facts about the arts and culture sector.

April 8, 2005

Rory Allen

Elvis Lives in Rory Allen's Success!

January 14, 2005

Equity for Saskatchewan Artists

September 2001

January 12, 2005

Kennetch Charlette

Art as Tool to Educate and Heal

December 21, 2004

Arts Energize Rural Saskatchewan

Artists are contributing to the well-being of small communities with a sense of stimulation, affirmation, celebration, and hope.

July 13, 2004

Luke Poitras

From Biggar to Broadway?

June 13, 2004

Cheryl L'Hirondelle Waynotêw

Finding Community Through Art

March 23, 2004

Kenny Marco

Soul Sauce: Recipe for Success

March 23, 2004

Saskatchewan Publishing

Homegrown Publishers Bloom

March 23, 2004

George Glenn

Making Art as a Positive Force

March 23, 2004

Floyd Favel Starr

Starr's Global Vision Seeks Change

March 23, 2004

Barbara Terfloth

Working for Artists in the Boreal Forest

March 23, 2004

Mel Bolen

An Alchemy of Ideas and Ideals

October 3, 2003

Arts Aid Town's Renewal

Part 3: St. Peter's College & Abbey, Muenster; Hilary Clark, Saskatoon

October 3, 2003

Arts Aid Town's Renewal

Part 2: June Jacobs, Hand Wave Gallery, Meacham Ley Ward, Eon Music, Meacham

October 3, 2003

Arts Aid Town's Renewal

Part 1: Dancing Sky Theatre Meacham

November 1, 2001

Executive Summary

Minister's Advisory Committee Report on Status of the Artist (1993)