Arts Advisory Commission - The Big Picture 2017

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The Arts Advisory Commission (AAC) invites those that attended the Big Picture arts forum, responded to the survey and all members of Hamilton’s arts community to review the Big Picture 2107 Report and provide their comments to the AAC.  Please provide any comments to [email protected] 905.546.2424 ext 6281 on or before Friday January 19th.

Cover of The Big Picture ReportThe Big Picture 2017 Report documents and summarizes the ideas of the over 70 members of the arts community that came together for the arts forum on April 8, 2017 and those that took part in the post event on-line  survey. Participants reflected on the recent period of dramatic growth in Hamilton’s arts and cultural community and shared their ideas for finding opportunities for further growth and improvement.

Review The 2017 Big Picture Report (PDF, 3 MB)


The recommendations outlined in the report will direct the work of the ACC moving forward into 2018 and 2019.

The AAC would like to thank the Hamilton Arts Council, a valuable community partner, that we have contracted with to assist in the planning and delivery of this event. 

Images of past Big Picture events

Photo credit: Cees van Gemerden