News -

Regina soprano moved to Winnipeg to improve her vocals and has earned rosy results By: Holly Harris, Winnipeg Free Press-March 21, 2017

New arts centre coming up in Garden City By: Ligia Braidotti, Winnipeg Free Press-March 20, 2017

Calendar -

Hola Musica classes at the Manitoba Conservatory of Music and Arts Feb. 04, 2017, Feb. 11, 2017, Feb. 18, 2017, Feb. 25, 2017, Mar. 04, 2017, Mar. 11, 2017, Mar. 18, 2017, Mar. 25, 2017

It’s time to register for Winter Classes & Workshops at the Portage & District Arts Centre Jan. 23, 2017, Mar. 25, 2017

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Digital Platforms, Content Designer (Bilingual)

Canadian Museum For Human Rights
App Deadline: 26 / 03 / 2017

Operations Manager

App Deadline: 27 / 03 / 2017

Workshops, Courses, & Seminars

The Art of Managing Your Career – Indigenous Perspectives

Thursdays, January 5 to March 2 (no class February 23) 2017

For Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists of any background or discipline, this 8 week course covers both business and cultural topics, including:

• Envisioning and developing a career strategy
• Effective business and communication skills
• Marketing and promoting your work
• Managing projects, financial affairs, and legal matters

• Cultural mapping and resources
• Explorations of protocols
• A history of Indigenous art in Canada
• Indigenous art in public, commercial and/or community realms

Register by Friday, December 16, 2016

For more information contact or 204.927.2787

Image courtesy of 245 McDermot, Mural by Leonard Bighetty, 2015

ozhitoon jii-miigiweng (to create and share) #4

Thursday, February 23 – Sunday, February 26, 2017 (Thursday evening, Friday – Sunday daytime)

For Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists and educators of any background or artistic discipline, this four-day gathering will bring teachers and artists together to learn about Indigenous knowledge and art, and collaborate on new work.

Participants will learn:

• Indigenous teachings from Elders and traditional knowledge keepers
• Indigenous art topics and methodology for schools and student groups
• Collaborative groups will develop multi-disciplinary art workshops and/or projects

This year’s ozhitoon is entirely new content, so if you taken any of the three previous sessions, you may still benefit from this new circle.

Register by Friday, February 3, 2017

For more information contact, or 204.927.2787


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Images courtesy of Ndinawe Youth Resource Centre, 2012