Amber O’Reilly – 2019 Riding Mountain Artists’ Residency

Amber O’Reilly is an artist in residence at the Deep Bay Cabin for the 2019 Riding Mountain Artists Residency. Amber, originally from Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, is an emerging Francophone and multilingual poet, spoken word, and theatre artist, now based in Winnipeg. Her poetry focuses on family, romantic, and geographic relationships. During her residency in RidingRead More

Scholarships: Getting to know MAC’s new arts grants

By Cathleen Enns and Charlene Brown The Student Scholarships program provides assistance to Manitoban students pursuing professional careers in the arts, engaged in study in Canada and abroad.   The Program The Scholarship program supports training or study in any artistic discipline for full-time students at certified educational institutions.   Grant types and amounts ThisRead More

Indigenous 360 – Niki Little

The Manitoba Arts Council is proud to announce that we have launched the Indigenous 360, Supporting Indigenous artists and communities to create, share, and learn. The application deadlines for Indigenous 360 programs are March 25 and September 25. In celebration of this new initiative, we will be highlighting MAC funded Indigenous artists and artistic initiatives.Read More

Tour: Getting to know MAC’s new arts grants

By Martine Friesen MAC is committed to supporting artistic activity for the benefit of all Manitobans.  Funding is available to provide audiences throughout the entire province of Manitoba access to professional artistic activity in the performing arts.   The Program The Tour program supports touring activities across Manitoba by professional artists, arts groups, and arts organizations inRead More