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

Waterloo Region and Wellington County Media Arts Roundtable

Pre­sented by MANO/RAMO in col­lab­o­ra­tion with the Com­mons Stu­dio and the Ontario Arts Coun­cil Tues­day, May 30, 2017 7 PM Com­mons Stu­dio, 256 King Street The Media Arts Net­work of Ontario/Réseau des arts médi­a­tiques de l’Ontario is call­ing on all cul­tural work­ers and artists engaged with media arts (film/video/new media/games/sound/etc.) in Water­loo Region, Welling­ton Coun­ty and […] Read More

WORKSHOP: Understanding Financial Statements

Thurs­day, May 18, 2017 at 3PM EST Webi­nar Have you attend­ed an AGM and stared blankly at the Finan­cial State­ments while the trea­surer is giv­ing their report? Do the num­bers jump around the pages with­out telling a sto­ry? Heather Young will walk any­one in your org (man­age­ment, junior staff, board mem­bers and vol­un­teers) through the process of read­ing and under­stand­ing Finan­cial […] Read More

Northern Ontario Media Arts Webinar

Pre­sented by the Ontario Arts Coun­cil in col­lab­o­ra­tion with the Media Arts Net­work of Ontario and Near North Mobile Media Lab Date: Mon­day, March 27, 2017 Spaces Open & Refresh­ments: 6:00 PM EST Webi­nar: 6:30 PM EST To reg­is­ter please email membership@mano-ramo.ca and indi­cate if you will be attend­ing any of the in–person ses­sions at the loca­tions […] Read More

CCA New Model Overview and Strategy Discussion

Tues­day March 14, 2017 4 PM EST Con­nect at: https://mediaartsnetwork.adobeconnect.com/workshop With­in the new Cana­da Coun­cil for the Arts  fund­ing mod­el there are numer­ous changes that will affect how media arts groups apply for funds and how pro­grams will need to be struc­tured to take full advan­tage of the avail­able oppor­tu­ni­ties. In this webi­nar dis­cus­sion MANO staff, Ben Donoghue and Adri­ana Rossel­li […] Read More

Hamilton Media Arts Round Table

Pre­sented by MANO/RAMO in col­lab­o­ra­tion with Centre[3] for Print and Media Arts Wednes­day Feb­ru­ary 8, 2017 7 PM Centre[3] is locat­ed at 173 James Street North, Hamil­ton The Media Arts Net­work of Ontario/Réseau des arts médi­a­tiques de l’Ontario is call­ing on all cul­tural work­ers and artists engaged with media arts (film/video/new media/games/sound/etc.) in Hamil­ton and sur­round­ing […] Read More

Annual General Meeting — January 11, 2017

MANO/RAMO’s Annu­al Gen­er­al Meet­ing is sched­uled for Wednes­day, Jan­u­ary 11th, 2017 from 4:00 to 5:30 PM. The meet­ing will take place through online con­fer­ence. To access the meet­ing room vis­it: https://mediaartsnetwork.adobeconnect.com/agm11jan17/ Please ensure you type your full name and the one of your org/collective into the name box. We also rec­om­mend the use of a head­set with micro­phone for […] Read More