Spence 'natural fit' as Plug In director By Sheila Spence, August 16, 2014, Winnipeg Free Press
Public artwork 'High Five' reaches up over ball park By Andrea Ratuski, August 11, 2014, CBC News
Sheldon Dawson presents Lost in the Labyrinth Aug. 15, 2014 - Aug. 29, 2014
Wayne Arthur Gallery presents Return of the G.A.W.M.Y.S.: Journeys of Diversity Aug. 29, 2014 - Oct. 01, 2014
The Manitoba Arts Council
App Deadline: 27 / 08 / 2014
Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra
App Deadline: 29 / 08 / 2014
Welcome to ACI Manitoba
ACI Manitoba is The Arts and Cultural Industries Association of Manitoba. We are a not for profit organization dedicated to supporting the arts and cultural industries of Manitoba and helping to develop sustainable careers for those working in arts and culture. By providing opportunities for business skill development through our various workshops, courses and seminars, we help you take your creative career to the next level.
On this website, you can find news, event listings, training information, job postings and much more. Use the drop down menu at the top of the page and the sub-menus on the left hand side to explore the site, and if you have any questions or feedback, feel free to send an email to admin[at]creativemanitoba.ca
We're Hiring a Part-Time Communications Coordinator
The purpose of the ACI Manitoba Communications Coordinator position is to implement communications, marketing and publicity strategies that promote the organization and its programs. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Communications Coordinator is an important first contact with members, media and the public. The Communications Coordinator is responsible for external communications and marketing for the organization including online, social media and print materials.
This is a part-time, 7 month contract, which may be renewed.
245 McDermot: A New Approach to the Creative Office
245 McDermot is a professional coworking space in the heart of Winnipeg’s Exchange District where creative people and organizations come together to work, share and grow. Offering a range of services from by-the-hour hot-desks, private offices, boardrooms, to classroom / event facilities, receptionist, wireless Internet and printing, 245 McDermot gives you the infrastructure you need to manage both the creative and business sides of your work.
More than just a shared workspace, members join a community of like-minded individuals ranging from designers to writers, to agents and artists. Run by ACI Manitoba, members also have access to a broad range of business and career development tools from Budgets 101 to International Market Development. Come join us in the new heart of Manitoba’s creative sector and find out what coworking can do for you!
Find policies and pricing information here. For more information and availability contact Cali Ramsey cali[at]creativemanitoba.ca or phone 204.927.2787.
300 - 245 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 0S6
Upcoming ACI Training & Events:
August 28: Basic Grant Writing for Writers
This workshop is for beginning to advanced writers of all genres, who have little or no experience applying for government funding through the grant application process. Writers who have an idea for a project they want to do or are in the planning stages of writing a grant application will benefit from Basic Grant Writing.
September 19: Harold Buchwald Lecture "From Granola to Governance"
Howard Jang will tell the story of the Arts Club Theatre Company and its journey to becoming one of the most impactful and stable arts organization in Canada. He will share lessons learned using firsthand experience and the tools that will give you confidence to make the decisions and put into place the right framework where success can happen
October 4 - December 13: Community Collaborative Arts Training Program
Apply by September 12
The Community Collaborative Arts Training Program is for artists and community members wishing to develop, grow or refine an existing community arts practice, work in the field of community-based arts and/or work collaboratively for community cultural development.
October 4 - November 1: The Art of Collaboration
Across disciplines, departments, culutres and sectors, discover today's best practices in collaboration through this leading-edge course!
To register for any of these events, email Lindsey or phone 204.927.2787.