August 14- Mississauga Media Arts Round Table

MANO is vis­it­ing Mis­sis­sauga on Tues­day, August 14th, 2018 and is invit­ing artists and arts work­ers in the region to join us that day in order to dis­cuss either pub­licly, pri­vate­ly, or both, the cur­rent cli­mate for media arts prac­ti­tion­ers in the region. In atten­dance will be Ben Donoghue, Direc­tor of MANO and Adri­ana Rossel­li, […] Read More

CANCELLED — Evidence in Inspired People — Workshop with the Ontario Trillium Foundation

THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELLED AND WILL BE RESCHEDULED AT A LATER DATE. PLEASE CONTACT MANO FOR FURTHER INFORMATION. Tues­day June 26 2:30–4pm The Com­mons, 401 Rich­mond Street West, Suite 440 Free with RSVP RSVP to director@mano-ramo.ca Pre­sent­ed by Liz Fors­berg, Strat­e­gy Lead — Inspired Peo­ple, Ontario Tril­li­um Foun­da­tion When apply­ing for an OTF Grow […] Read More

March 12 — Ottawa Roundtables on Funding for the Independent Media Arts and Artist-Run Centre Organizations and Collectives

Ottawa Grant­i­ng Con­sul­ta­tions March 12 Mon­day March 12, 2018 SAW Video Hub, Arts Court, 2 Daly Avenue, main floor Ses­sion 1 – Focused on Mul­ti-year or Core grant recip­i­ent orga­ni­za­tions 2:00–5:00pm Ses­sion 2 – Focused on groups and col­lec­tives and project fund­ing 6:30pm‑8:00pm After a year of sig­nif­i­cant change at the Cana­da Coun­cil for the […] Read More

March 6 — Thunder Bay MANO/OAC Media Arts Discussion

In this infor­mal dis­cus­sion the Media Arts Net­work of Ontario and Ontario Arts Coun­cil will cov­er fund­ing pro­grams, col­lec­tive and orga­ni­za­tion build­ing, changes to the field, and the peren­ni­al ques­tion, “what is media art?” Let us know what the region needs and what you’ve expe­ri­enced. Please join us for a free dis­cus­sion with Media Arts […] Read More

Feb 21 — Toronto Roundtables on Funding for the Independent Media Arts and Artist-Run Centre Organizations and Collectives

Feb­ru­ary 21  — Two Ses­sions Toron­to Round­ta­bles on Fund­ing for the Inde­pen­dent Media Arts and Artist-Run Cen­tre Orga­ni­za­tions and Col­lec­tives Wednes­day Feb­ru­ary 21, 2018 The Com­mons @ 401 — Suite 440 — Mul­ti pur­pose room B 401 Rich­mond Street West, Toron­to Ses­sion 1 – Focused on Mul­ti-year or Core grant recip­i­ent orga­ni­za­tions 2:00–5:00pm Ses­sion 2 […] Read More

Renewal Symposium

Reg­is­tra­tion now open for MANO’s 2017 Con­fer­ence – Renew­al Toron­to, Novem­ber 17 – 19, 2017 The Media Arts Net­work of Ontario / Réseau des arts médi­a­tiques de l’Ontario (MANO/RAMO) is pleased to announce our next gath­er­ing of media artists, cul­tural work­ers, researchers and allies. This con­fer­ence, titled Renew­al, will bring togeth­er cul­tural work­ers and artists from […] Read More

Workshop: Contracts and Legal Obligations for Programmers & Curators

Thurs­day Sept 28, 2017 3PM EST Webi­nar Join arts and enter­tain­ment lawyer, Dan Pol­lack, as he walks pro­gram­mers and cura­tors through the prepa­ra­tion of con­tracts and oth­er legal oblig­a­tions when work­ing with artists, oth­er inde­pen­dent con­trac­tors and like mind­ed orga­ni­za­tions. Read Dan’s bio here. To reg­is­ter email membership@mano-ramo.ca. Read More

CALL FOR PAPERS for a web/print publication edited by artist Deanna Bowen, with the support of the Media Arts Network of Ontario (MANO)

Artist and edu­ca­tor Dean­na Bowen and the Media Arts Net­work of Ontario are seek­ing papers for a, yet unti­tled, pub­li­ca­tion that doc­u­ments the his­tor­i­cal and con­tem­po­rary con­tri­bu­tions that First Nations, Métis, and Inu­it (FNMI), racial­ized, dif­fer­ently abled, or LGBTQ cul­tural pro­duc­ers have made to the media arts in Cana­da. Instead of anti-canon­ic, we see this […] Read More

MANO ONCA By-Laws and Governance Workshops/Consultations

In this series of work­shops and con­sul­ta­tions across the province Jer­ry Smith (First Stage) will be lead­ing a dis­cus­sion for arts man­agers and board mem­bers to under­stand updat­ing by-laws to com­ply with the forth-com­ing Ontario Not-for-prof­it Cor­po­ra­tions Act. In addi­tion to offer­ing advice on com­pli­ance and changes required in tra­di­tional artist-run orga­ni­za­tions the work­shop will […] Read More

SAVE THE DATE: MANO’s 2017 Conference – Renewal – Ottawa, November 16 – 19, 2017

The Media Arts Net­work of Ontario / Réseau des arts médi­a­tiques de l’Ontario (MANO/RAMO) is pleased to announce our next gath­er­ing of media artists, cul­tural work­ers, researchers and allies. This con­fer­ence, titled Renew­al, will bring togeth­er cul­tural work­ers and artists from across Ontario, Cana­da and inter­na­tion­ally to dis­cuss renew­ing the con­di­tions of our col­lec­tive labour […] Read More