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Brilliant Canzona concert a fitting tribute to leader By Holly Harris, April 15, 2014, the Winnipeg Free Press

Family meets fiction By Ben MacPhee-Sigurdson, April 15, 2014, the Winnipeg Free Press

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Job Bank -

Manager of Media & Marketing Strategy

The Winnipeg Art Gallery
App Deadline: 23 / 04 / 2014

Choir Teacher

Sistema Winnipeg
App Deadline: 24 / 04 / 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]

ACI Manitoba Announces New Cowork Space -
245 McDermot: A New Approach to the Creative Office

245 McDermot is a professional cowork 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 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] or phone 204.927.2787.

Please make note of our new(er) address:245 McDermot

ACI Manitoba
300 - 245 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 0S6

ACI Workshops coming soon:

Manitoba Cultural Society of the Deaf and ACI present Brown Bag ASL

May 02, 2014 - Jun 20, 2014

Free American Sign Language classes for members of both MCSD and ACI OR $5.00 per class for non-members, offered Friday lunch hours at ACI between May 2 and June 20, 2014. More information here.

Artists + Community Annual Gathering and Symposium

May 09, 2014 - May 10, 2014

A public two day professional development event for artists and community members featuring keynote presentation by Judith Marcuse, Saturday workshops and networking opportunities. See ongoing updates here.

ACI presents: Cultural Human Resource Management

May 12, 2014 - May 26, 2014 - Jun 02, 2014 - Jun 09, 2014

This course focuses on HR management, and is designed to train leaders who manage and supervise staff or volunteers in small to medium sized organizations, non-profits, small businesses, and unions. More information here.

May First Friday: WAVE Artists

From 5-9pm on Friday, May 2nd, we'll put the ART on ARThur!

The WAVE rolls in to Winnipeg for FIRST FRIDAY!

More than a dozen diverse Interlake WAVE Artists in one location. Come get your feet wet on this sampler walking tour of the WAVE.

ACI Manitoba, 4th floor - 245 McDermot at the corner of ARThur.

For more info, call Gayle at 204.389.3832