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Check out Issue 20 of Mass Culture / Mobilisation Culturelle’s newsletter HERE

Grantwriting 3.0: Grantwriting for Indigenous Artists & Curators

November 14th, 2019

Grantwriting 3.0:
Grantwriting for Indigenous
Artists & Curators

Artists need time and money to make work and present it to the public.
Public funding for the arts plays a crucial role in that process, but most artists
and curators find successful grantwriting a challenge. What works? What to avoid?
How do juries function? What are the programs at the arts councils dedicated to Indigenous artists about? How can applicants be successful?

  • This free, day-long workshop for Indigenous artists & curators will feature:
    • guest speakers sharing their knowledge and experience writing successful grants
    • officers from the Canada Council for the Arts and the Ontario Arts Council explaining grant programs and offering advice
    • opportunities for one-on-one meetings to discuss project ideas
    • follow-up mentorships for up to five participants.

Confirmed presenters:
Tia Cavanagh (inter-disciplinary arts and community-based projects)
Nadia McLaren (Visual and Media Arts)
Nick Ferrio (Music)
Ryan Rice (Visual Arts Curator)
William Kingfisher (Curator and Art Historian)
Couzyn van Heuvelen (Visual Arts)

Officers:
JL Watson – Canada Council for the Arts
Maura Broadhurst – Ontario Arts Council

Where: Nogojiwanong Friendship Centre
580 Cameron St, Peterborough, ON K9J 3Z5

When: November 23rd, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Want more info?
EMAIL: programmanagerelectriccitycc@gmail.com

The Electric City Culturecast

June 18th, 2019

On June 21st at 3:00 pm celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day by listening to an interview with Curve Lake visual artist Alice Olsen Williams on the Electric City Culture-cast. Tune in Trent Radio at 92.7 FM. Alice was the winner of Outstanding Achievement by a Senior Artist Award at the 2019 Peterborough Arts Awards.

Listen HERE

THE PETERBOROUGH ARTS AWARDS ARE THIS MONTH

June 18th, 2019

SHORTLIST ANNOUNCEMENT HERE

Get tickets HERE

Want to nominate a fabulous local artist for the Peterborough Arts Awards, but aren’t sure how to get started? We are here to help! Nomination Workshop at the Library on Thursday, March 21, 6pm. Details HERE.

Get all the details HERE!
And nominate today

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