About Artsculture, Canada's creativity & culture magazine

is a general interest arts magazine about creativity and Canadian culture.

Based in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, our coverage includes communication arts (advertising, journalism, law, marketing, PR), culinary arts, literature (novels, novellas, essays, poetry), music, performing arts, and visual arts (including film, television and video).

seeks to expand the reach of Canadian culture and artists to the widest possible audience with an authoritative, yet relaxed and accessible style.

Our mission statement:

Our primary — but not only — target audience is educated Canadian men and women aged 25-34 who are supporters of the arts.

While launched on November 1, 2017, the magazine previously published under the name Popjournalism. Popjournalism, as the name implied, examined media and pop culture issues. It launched on January 1, 2000 and ceased publishing in July 2017. Archives are still available at Popjournalism.ca.

Many posts from Popjournalism will be migrated to ‘s archives in the near future.

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Brent Butt shares his top Vancouver cultural spots

The ‘Corner Gas Animated’ star shares his favourite Italian restaurant and explains why local talent can have a hard time breaking through in Vancouver

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Television
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Scientists from new documentary 'The Kingdom' talk fungi and the fate of humanity

Full transcripts of conversations with Rob Dunn, Anne Madden, Gerry Wright and Karen Bartlett

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Television
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Fascinating new doc explores fungi: our most powerful allies and potential foes

Canadian scientists Gerry Wright and Karen Bartlett on the power of fungi and how it may both help and harm humanity as global temperatures rise

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Jully Black on 'Canada Reads' and her upcoming new album

The time is ripe for the return of Jully Black: we catch up with Canada’s Queen of R&B in a new interview.

Literature
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Writing is the air I breathe: publishing as an Inuit writer

I am the poet with her work attached to a clipboard. I am surprised that my first published work, Annie Muktuk and Other Stories, is a book of short stories. There’s irony in that.

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Looking back at 25 years of Air Farce on TV

Air Farce founding member Don Ferguson shares the behind-the-scenes story about how the troupe made the leap from radio to TV.