February 27, 2020

Labour Market Study of the Cultural Workforce

Despite the higher levels of education, employment income among cultural occupations tends to be lower than for the Canadian labour force overall.

February 27, 2020

Aging in Place

This policy paper prepared by Heritage Saskatchewan in June, 2019 highlights the importance of age-friendly communities that develop comprehensive practices on aging.

October 18, 2018

The Arts Work

Infographic that states the economic contribution of the arts in Saskatchewan and Canada

March 9, 2018

SAA Research Memo on Canada’s Provincial and Territorial Culture Indicators, 2016 (estimates)

Canada’s Provincial and Territorial Culture Indicators, 2016 (estimates) and revised 2010-to-2014 provincial and territorial culture indicators.

February 22, 2018

Fine Arts and Arts Education Resources at Saskatchewan Universities 2018 Update

This report documents changes in fine arts and arts education resources in the province's universities from approximately 2001 to 2017. It updates and complements the SAA's similar reports of 2015 and 2014.

November 17, 2012

Provincial Arts Expenditures (2004 - 2012)

An analysis of the provincial government's spending on the arts.

October 21, 2012

Impact of the Film Employment Tax Credit (FETC) on the Film and Video Industry of Saskatchewan.

A study commissioned by Sask Film and the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce to determine the actual sector value and net cost to government of the Film Employment Tax Credit (FETC) cut in the 2012 Provincial Budget

May 29, 2012

Provincial Government Spending on the Arts and Culture in Saskatchewan in 09/10

This report examines provincial government investment in the arts and culture in Saskatchewan, with comparisons to other provinces.

June 16, 2011

Provincial Government Spending on the Arts and Culture in Saskatchewan in 08/09

This report examines provincial government investment in the arts and culture in Saskatchewan, with comparisons to other provinces.

September 1, 2010

Provincial government spending on the arts and culture in Sask. in 2007-2008

This report examines provincial government investment in the arts and culture in Saskatchewan, with comparisons to other provinces.

December 14, 2009

Provincial government spending on the arts and culture

This report examines provincial government investment in the arts and culture in Saskatchewan, with comparisons to other provinces.

November 14, 2006

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

This is a response from the Saskatchewan Arts Alliance to the third MACSA report, which is a document with a list of recommendations, for policy and other areas, to improve artists working conditions in Saskatchewan.

August 15, 2006

Status of the Artist - A Review of Developments

The state and progress of Status of the Artist legislation in Saskatchewan, Quebec, Ontario and Newfoundland are reviewed in this document.

August 13, 2006

Saskatchewan Status Act? What does the Act do?

Learn about the importance of Status of the Artist for the arts sector, as well as how it functions as a piece of legislation and how the government enacts it.

August 12, 2006

Collective Rights for the Cultural Sector

This article provides an introduction to collective rights and, specifically, collective bargaining rights. It discusses the benefits and the complexities of legislating collective rights.

September 5, 2005

Action Plan Proposal to the Government of Saskatchewan for the Arts Sector

This 2005 plan is presented by the Saskatchewan Arts Alliance as steps for immediate action that will bring concrete meaning to artist equity proposals and coherence to arts policy.

June 1, 2005

Status of the Artist - Where Are We?

An update on Status of the Artist developments and SAA's position.

April 8, 2005

A Brief History of Status of the Artist in Canada

Prepared by the Saskatchewan Arts Alliance, based on Canadian Conference of the Arts Materials, this document is a chronology of historic markers for achieving equity (status) for artists.

December 9, 2004

Re: Minister's Advisory Committee for Status of the Artist (MACSA) Final Report

SAA letter to Hon. Joan Beatty responding to Government's Response to the MACSA Final Report (October 2003)

May 1, 2003

Sustainability of Saskatchewan's Arts Sector

The SAA suggests government adapts a pan-departmental arts policy to guide decision making. The document also outlines six measures provide sustainability and stability to the arts sector.

November 1, 2001

Executive Summary

This is an Executive Summary of the first Minister's Advisory Committee Report on Status of the Artist, which came out in 1993.

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