Founded and supported by artists, educators, professionals and social activists from Western Canada, the Canada International Arts and Music Society (CIAMS) is a non-profit organization that aims to promote musical and cultural exchange through organizing workshops, premier concerts, international music festivals and other artistic events.
The Canada International Arts & Music Society seeks to:
- Provide high-quality events (concerts, recitals, competitions, lectures, workshops, etc.) to the Vancouver community
- Encourage collaboration and resource-sharing among artists and other professionals
- Provide emerging musicians with a platform for artistic growth and development
- Foster communication and cultural exchange between artists from all over the world