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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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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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Explore MAC’s new interactive Grant Results Table

You can now search for awarded grants and prizes through the Manitoba Arts Council’s new interactive Grant Results Table. Using this new feature, you can display all grants that were awarded to a specific recipient (an individual, a group, or an organization). You can also filter your search to find all awards under a specificRead More

2021 Holiday Office Closure

Photo: From Our Windows, 031 by David Firman. 2021, 8.8w x 10.7h, Polaroid SX-70 Integral Film. Happy Holidays from the Manitoba Arts Council! Staff will be away from the office from Friday, December 24 at 12:30 p.m. until Tuesday, January 4 at 8:30 a.m. See you in the new year!
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