Canada Council for the Arts – Information Session on Funding Programs for Aboriginal Artists & Organizations
When: Thursday, NOVEMBER 1 at 1pm
Where: Urban Shaman Contemporary Art Gallery
203-290 McDermot Ave.
Winnipeg MB. Canada
On November 1, join Urban Shaman for an information session about funding programs for Aboriginal artists and organizations available from the Canada Council for the Arts and the Manitoba Arts Council, along with an opportunity to network with other Aboriginal artists and share your challenges and success. The information session will include in-depth discussions on support programs for both individual Aboriginal artists, small collectives, and arts organizations.
Some of the topics that will be covered include:
- Overview of Aboriginal programs at the Canada Council for the Arts
- Grant writing tips
- Draft project budgets
- The peer assessment process
Urban Shaman Contemporary Aboriginal Art
Urban Shaman Contemporary Aboriginal Art is a nationally recognized leader in Aboriginal arts programming and one of the foremost venues and voices for Aboriginal art in Canada. Our focus on developing new programming and new ways of presenting it, have resulted in increased exposure and the expansion of our activities. Urban Shaman is dedicated to the Aboriginal arts community and arts community at large. Our mandate is the promotion, dissemination and expansion of discourse relating to contemporary Aboriginal art on a local, national and international level.