Life Cycle of a MAC Grant

What exactly happens during the wait-time between submitting a grant application and finding out whether it’s been awarded or declined? Here’s the breakdown of the life cycle of a MAC grant application: 1. Grant applications are checked for eligibility First, applications are looked over by a program consultant at MAC to make sure the projectRead More

Read MAC’s 2021-2022 Annual Report

We are pleased to present our 2021-2022 Annual Report! “Through several pandemic waves, artists and arts & cultural organizations were in a constant state of adaptation as they navigated the conditions of the day while planning for an uncertain future,” said MAC executive director Randy Joynt and Board Chair Roberta Christianson. “Yet, as the pandemicRead More

Deco Dawson using an overhead projector.

Deco Dawson | 2022 Riding Mountain Artists’ Residency

The Riding Mountain Artists’ Residency provides professional artists with time to focus on their work in the beautiful natural setting of Riding Mountain National Park, housed in the historic Deep Bay cabin. Follow along as we feature this years’ artists-in-residence and their exciting projects! MAC: Tell us a little about yourself as an artist andRead More

Daniel Peloquin playing a banjo.

Daniel Péloquin-Hopfner | 2022 Riding Mountain Artists’ Residency

The Riding Mountain Artists’ Residency provides professional artists with time to focus on their work in the beautiful natural setting of Riding Mountain National Park, housed in the historic Deep Bay cabin. Follow along as we feature this years’ artists-in-residence and their exciting projects! MAC: Tell us a little about yourself as an artist andRead More

Ila Barker with an acoustic guitar.

Ila Barker | 2022 Riding Mountain Artists’ Residency

The Riding Mountain Artists’ Residency provides professional artists with time to focus on their work in the beautiful natural setting of Riding Mountain National Park, housed in the historic Deep Bay cabin. Follow along as we feature this years’ artists-in-residence and their exciting projects! With her soulful voice and lyrics that wash over the mindsRead More

A colourful graphic that reads: What's New, July 2022

What’s New at MAC | July 2022

We’ve made a few changes to some of our arts grants: Indigenous 360: Previously, the Indigenous 360 stream included three grants: Create, Learn, and Share. Now, they’re all combined into one single grant program! This is because many applicants found it difficult to sort their project into just one category; many projects contain elements ofRead More

Chimwemwe Undi, surrounded by laptops.

Chimwemwe Undi | 2022 Riding Mountain Artists’ Residency

The Riding Mountain Artists’ Residency provides professional artists with time to focus on their work in the beautiful natural setting of Riding Mountain National Park, housed in the historic Deep Bay cabin. Follow along as we feature this years’ artists-in-residence and their exciting projects! MAC: Tell us a little about yourself as an artist andRead More