News -

Solid payoff from arts funding - Winnipeg Free Press Canadians said they favour businesses that invest in arts and culture.

Gordon Square Arts District looks to future after completing $30m capital campaign JACQUELINE BON /

Calendar -

Manitoba Opera presents Turandot Apr. 18, 2015 - Apr. 21, 2015 - Apr. 24, 2015

cre8ery presents Where I’m Coming From by Cindy Garrioch Apr. 10, 2015 - Apr. 21, 2015

Job Bank -

Volunteer and Sponsorship Coordinator

The Gimli Film Festival
App Deadline: 22 / 04 / 2015

Bilingual Graphic Designer (full-time)

Festival du Voyageur
App Deadline: 22 / 04 / 2015

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]

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] or phone 204.927.2787.245 McDermot

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

Upcoming ACI Training & Events:

May 01May First Friday: Origami & Lantern-Making Bee
We will transform the ceiling of 245 McDermot’s big 4th floor classroom into a glowing night sky, but this kind of magic requires many hands. Join us for a night of fun, and leave with a lantern or two for yourself!

May 14: Ignite Winnipeg #10
Hear the stories, passions and projects of Winnipeg's creative community.

May 22, 23 and 24: Artists + Community Symposium: Train of Thought Winnipeg
ACI Manitoba presents the fourth Artists + Community Symposium; Train of Thought Winnipeg, in partnership with Jumblies Theatre's national Train of Thought project.

To register for any of these events, email Lindsey or phone 204.927.2787.