Creative Industries North Bay

Cre­ative Indus­tries North Bay Inc. is a not-for-prof­it art ser­vice orga­ni­za­tion serv­ing North Bay and Nipiss­ing area. Man­date: Cre­ative Indus­tries sup­ports, con­nects and pro­motes the cre­ative sec­tor to fos­ter a pro­gres­sive, pros­per­ous com­mu­ni­ty. Vision: Every com­mu­ni­ty mem­ber sees the cre­ative sec­tor as a vital part of North Bay, Nipiss­ings’ iden­ti­ty and pros­per­i­ty. Pil­lars: Cre­ative Indus­tries has 4 […] Read More

Fall 2019 Roundtables and Community Consultations

This fall MANO staff with be trav­el­ing around the province to host a series of Media Arts round­ta­bles and to meet with mem­bers as well as oth­er com­mu­ni­ty stake­hold­ers. We are inter­est­ed in learn­ing about each community’s cur­rent chal­lenges and oppor­tu­ni­ties as we as dis­cussing issues such as fund­ing and build­ing col­lec­tives and orga­ni­za­tions. The […] Read More

Toronto Comic Arts Festival

The Toron­to Com­ic Arts Fes­ti­val (TCAF) exists to pro­mote the breadth and diver­si­ty of comics, and what is con­sid­ered comics, as legit­i­mate medi­um of lit­er­ary and artis­tic worth. We seek to pro­mote the cre­ators of these works in their broad and diverse voic­es, for the bet­ter­ment of the medi­um of comics and to reach as […] Read More

Call for Proposals – Documenting Cuts

Dead­line: Mon­day July 29th, 2019 The Media Arts Net­work of Ontario (MANO) is call­ing for pro­pos­als from Ontario artists for a com­mis­sion of short video works for online dis­sem­i­na­tion. These short videos will look at the impacts of provin­cial gov­ern­ment cuts to var­i­ous sec­tors in Ontario such as arts and cul­ture, legal aid, or edu­ca­tion. […] Read More

Game Arts International Network (GAIN)

The Game Arts Inter­na­tion­al Net­work (GAIN) is a reg­is­tered not-for-prof­it focused on inter­con­nect­ing exist­ing game arts orga­ni­za­tions and nur­tur­ing new struc­tures in emerg­ing regions. As games are increas­ing­ly rec­og­nized for their cul­tur­al val­ue, local col­lec­tives and orga­ni­za­tions with a focus on games as a form of cre­ative expres­sion have begun to emerge all over the […] Read More

Grey Zone Collective

Since 2002, the Grey Zone Col­lec­tive (GZC) has pro­duced the Fab­u­lous Fes­ti­val of Fringe Film in Durham, West Grey, ON. We present inde­pen­dent and exper­i­men­tal media art, show­cas­ing Cana­di­an and inter­na­tion­al artists to a rur­al audi­ence in unex­pect­ed places. And we have fun doing it! The annu­al Fes­ti­val emerged out of the con­cert­ed ener­gies and […] Read More

Registration now open for Cold Waters

The Media Arts Net­work of Ontario / Réseau des arts médi­a­tiques de l’Ontario (MANO/RAMO) and Near North Mobile Media Lab (N2M2L) are pleased to invite artists and cul­tur­al work­ers to North Bay, Ontario from June 12–15, 2019 to our bien­ni­al gath­er­ing, Cold Waters: Sym­po­sium & Media Arts Fes­ti­val. For more infor­ma­tion and reg­is­tra­tion see: Read More

MANO is Hiring a Conference Coordinator — March 18

Con­fer­ence Coor­di­na­tor Cold Waters: Sym­po­sium & Media Arts Fes­ti­val North Bay, June 12–15, 2019 Dead­line for appli­ca­tions 6:00PM Mon­day March 18, 2019 The North Bay Con­fer­ence Coor­di­na­tor will work with staff at the Media Arts Net­work of Ontario and Near North Mobile Media Lab to ensure the logis­tics and hos­pi­tal­i­ty at the Cold Waters: Sym­po­sium and […] Read More

May 8‑Peterborough Media Arts Roundtable

Wednes­day, May 8th, 2019 Art­space, 378 Aylmer St N, Peter­bor­ough, ON 5:00 to 7:00 PM FREE MANO-RAMO, in part­ner­ship with Art­space and ReFame Film Fes­ti­val, will host a round­table dis­cus­sions in Peter­bor­ough on May 8th. We are inter­ested in learn­ing about the community’s cur­rent chal­lenges and oppor­tu­ni­ties, as well as dis­cussing issues such as fund­ing and […] Read More