2019 Vanguard Award Recipient - THIERRY-MAXIME LORIOT

After working more than ten years in the fashion industry between New York, Milan, and Paris, with leading photographers,...

2019 Outstanding Achievement Recipient - DOUGLAS KIRKLAND

Douglas Kirkland is an award-winning celebrity photographer. He joined Look Magazine in his early twenties, then Life Magazine during...

2019 International Canadian Designer Award Recipient - AURORA JAMES

A Toronto-native and New York transplant after a time in Los Angeles, Aurora James has amassed an impressive resume...

2018 CAFA GALA Event

The CAFAs™ took place on Friday, April 20th, 2018 at the Fairmont Royal York in downtown Toronto.

CAFA 2018 Winners

The CAFAs  took place on Friday, April 20, 2018 at the Fairmont Royal York in downtown Toronto. We are...

The Official 2019 Nominees and Honorees!

We are excited to share the list of the official 2019 Canadian Arts & Fashion Awards nominees and honorees. We look forward to celebrating our incredible fashion and beauty talent on May 30th.


The 5th Annual CAFATM Gala

Here are some exciting moments captured from Canada’s most fashionable night!

Become a Sponsor

The Canadian Arts & Fashion Awards (CAFA) presents an excellent opportunity for organizations to create a highly visible alignment with Canadian culture, creativity, and innovation. An investment in CAFA is an investment in Canada – for Canada – at a time when Canadian pride…


To commemorate the Fifth Anniversary of The Canadian Arts & Fashion Awards (CAFA), XPOSED will produce a one-of-a-kind collaborative fashion photography exhibition that captures and interprets contemporary Canadian culture evoking a sense of disruption that dominates our era.

Highlights from the 5th annual Canadian Arts & Fashion Awards

Here are some exciting highlights from the 2018 Canadian Arts & Fashion Awards held on April 20th at the Fairmont Royal York in downtown Toronto!

The 2018 Portrait Gallery

View our photos from the 2018 CAFA Gala Portrait Gallery…
Photos courtesy of George Pimentel.

Fashion Talks

Produced in partnership with CAFA, Fashion Talks is a podcast that observes the world through the lens of fashion. Join host Donna Bishop as she interviews designers, stylists, industry insiders and even those outside fashion to reveal insights, observations, personal stories and historical moments on how fashion helps shape the world we live in and how our world shapes fashion and the clothes we wear.

Fairmont – Official Hotel Partner of the 2019 CAFAs

Fairmont is a proud supporter of Canada’s Fashion Community. For the ultimate pampering, Fairmont Gold is the ultimate upgrade to an exclusive hotel within a hotel.

Book your next stay today at Fairmont.

Fairmont - Official Hotel Partner of the 2019 CAFAs