Press Releases

MAC Announces 2021 Prizes in the Arts Recipients

MEDIA RELEASE Winnipeg, MB – Today, the Manitoba Arts Council (MAC) announced the recipients of its 2021 Prizes in the Arts, which celebrates achievements in the arts and honours the excellence, resourcefulness, and imagination of artists and organizations working in Manitoba across four categories. The Emerging Excellence Prize, which recognizes emerging artists for their achievementsRead More

Alan Greyeyes | 2020 Manitoba Arts Award of Distinction

Photo byElla Greyeyes The Manitoba Arts Council is pleased to announce that Alan Greyeyes is the 2020 recipient of the Manitoba Arts Award of Distinction. This $30,000 prize is awarded every two years to a professional artist or arts/cultural professional in recognition of the highest level of artistic excellence and contribution to the development ofRead More
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Events

Arts Grants Info Session in Churchill – June 6

Churchill! Join us for a free info session on June 6 at the Town Centre Complex and learn about funding opportunities through the Manitoba Arts Council and Canada Council for the Arts, presented by the Churchill Arts Council. When: Monday, June 6 from 7 to 8 p.m. Where: Town Centre Complex (Overpass area), 180 LaRead More

Arts Grants Info Session in Wasagaming – May 30

Wasagaming, Onanole & western Manitoba! Join us for a free info session on May 30 at the Riding Mountain National Park Visitor’s Centre and learn about funding opportunities through the Manitoba Arts Council and Canada Council for the Arts. When: Monday, May 30 from 7 to 8 p.m. Where: Visitor’s Centre, 133 Wasagaming Dr, Wasagaming,Read More

Artists in Schools Virtual Info Session – May 12

Join us over Zoom for a free info session on the Manitoba Arts Council’s Artists in Schools (AIS) grants. With an AIS grant, students can work with professional Manitoba artists to create, explore, and inspire! When:           Thursday, May 12th, 2022 French session: from 6 to 7 p.m. (CDT) English session: from 7:30 to 8:30Read More
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News

MAC Office Closure – Sept. 19

The MAC office will be closed on Monday, September 19 to observe the federal holiday. We will reopen on Tuesday the 20th.

Arts, Culture and Sport in Community Fund

The Manitoba Government has announced the new Arts, Culture and Sport in Community (ACSC) Fund, which will provide grants to local arts, culture, and sport organizations. Distributed over three years, up to $100 million in funding will support three programs: Large Capital Projects Small Capital Projects and Special Initiatives Community Celebrations These programs will allowRead More

Daina Warren | 2022 Manitoba Arts Award of Distinction

The Manitoba Arts Council is pleased to announce that Daina Warren is the winner of the 2022 Manitoba Arts Award of Distinction. This $30,000 prize is awarded every two years to a professional artist or arts/cultural professional in recognition of the highest level of artistic excellence and contribution to the development of the arts inRead More
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