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Transformation and transgender takes centre stage: Shakespearean contemporary's work suits modern retelling Media Release, Theatre by the River, Sept. 28, 2015

Ivan Henwood Joins PTE Film and Theatre School News Release, PTE Film and Theatre School, September 10, 2015

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Manitoba Arts Council
App Deadline: 09 / 10 / 2015

Program Interpreter

Children's Museum
App Deadline: 10 / 10 / 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]

Upcoming ACI Training & Events:

October 13, 20, 27: Looking to the Future…Engaging Today and Tomorrow’s Volunteer
Participants will learn basic volunteer management skills and concepts specific to the arts and culture sector in this concise course. Participants who opt to take the additional half day train-the-trainer course will be equipped to teach the course to build capacity in their own organizations.

October 19: Work It!
Present your work in progress, and we’ll work it! Anyone can bring anything they are working on and have up to five minutes to present it, ask for reactions, or get constructive feedback from everyone present. Even if you don’t have a work in progress, come down to support and connect with other artists!

October 21: Build a Website Using Online Platforms: A MAWA bootcamp
Have you always wanted a website but haven’t gotten around to making one? Feeling intimidated by the technology and expense? This is the workshop for you!

November 14: ACI Manitoba and aceartinc. present: Woodshop Workshop
Get to know the basics of a woodshop with Seth Woodyard (yes, that is his real name).

November 18: Winning Media Coverage for Your Arts Event
Learn how your media release can be more effective, and what strategies you can use to get more coverage.

For more information, or to register for any of these events, email Lindsey or phone 204.927.2787.

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