Esther Koepnick | 2023 Riding Mountain Artists’ Residency

The Riding Mountain Artists’ Residency provides professional Manitoba artists with time to focus on their work in the beautiful natural setting of Riding Mountain National Park. The next artist-in-residence for 2023 is Esther Koepnick, a Winnipeg-based singer/songwriter and theatre artist. Ahead of her time in the historic Deep Bay Cabin, Esther answered a few ofRead More

What’s New at MAC | July 2023

We’ve made a few changes to our website and in Manipogo, MAC’s online application system: New appointment booking app: Booking an appointment with a MAC program consultant has never been easier! Visit https://artscouncil.mb.ca/about-us/contact-us/book-a-meeting-with-mac/ to book an in-person or virtual consultation or feedback meeting. Preferred names: In Manipogo, you can distinguish between your legal name (whichRead More

How to Host an Accessible Arts Event

The arts are an important, enriching part of our lives, and hosting an event – whether it be a stage production, a book reading, a concert, or a workshop – is a wonderful way to engage your community and share an experience. But when hosting a public arts event, it’s important to take the timeRead More

Chimwemwe Undi | 2023 Riding Mountain Artists’ Residency

Photo: Imalka Nilmalgoda.  The Riding Mountain Artists’ Residency provides professional Manitoba artists with time to focus on their work in the beautiful natural setting of Riding Mountain National Park. The first artist-in-residence for 2023 is Chimwemwe Undi. Ahead of her time in the historic Deep Bay Cabin, Chimwemwe answered a few of our questions aboutRead More

What’s New at MAC | December 2022

We’ve made a few changes to some of our arts grants: Recognize – Prizes: The Manitoba Arts Award of Distinction will now be awarded annually! The four Prizes in the Arts, which were celebrated on “odd” years, will be discontinued for the foreseeable future. The deadline to nominate an artist, Indigenous Knowledge Keeper, or arts/culturalRead More