Applied Arts, Canada’s leading visual communications media.

Since 1986, creative professionals have relied on Applied Arts for inspiring insights and instructive expertise. For advertisers wanting to reach key decision-makers in this sector, Applied Arts is the most effective vehicle.

Our Diverse Media Properties
Applied Arts, our five-times-a-year glossy magazine
Applied Arts Creative Guide, our annual source directory
Applied Arts Extra, our biweekly e-newsletter, the online industry hub, our online artists' gallery
AACE Awards Party, celebrating creative excellence

Applied Arts Creative Schools Program, an educational resource for individuals looking for higher learning opportunities

Powerful and Influential Audience
• The highest readership of any publication in the visual communications sector, with an average of 46,000 readers per issue.
• Influential members of the creative community, including art directors, creative directors, graphic designers, interactive designers, photographers, illustrators, printers and production/studio managers.   
• Official Trade Media for Canada's largest graphic design association, Society of Graphic Designers of Canada (GDC), and Canada Association of Professional Image Creators (CAPIC).  
• Only Canadian publication in this category with a paid circulation.

Please download our 2015 Media Kit for more details. 




For further information, please contact:
Vicki Hoysa
Account Director
416-510-0909, ext. 30


The September/October 2015 edition is here! Toronto ad agency Union designed this gold-filled East-meets-West Hunger Issue, where we explore creative hunger, consumer behaviour and more. More than 100 pages of Advertising & Interactive Awards winners round out our content. On newsstands now!