May 27 to June 6 — Co-presentation with InsideOut 

We are excit­ed to co-present the screen­ing of the “I Know You Were Trou­ble” shorts pro­gram at Inside Out LGBT Film Fes­ti­val. The Fes­ti­val will be tak­ing place from May 27 to June 6, 2021. Get your tick­ets and learn more at insideout.ca. These are the five shorts in the pro­gram: Moth by Rox­anne Gaucherand […] Read More

May 26 — Co-presentation with Images Festival

We are excit­ed to co-present the pro­gram the sub­ject shines at the 2021 Images Fes­ti­val! This year, Images Fes­ti­val is FREE online via live-stream at imagesfestival.com from May 20–26, 2021. the sub­ject shines fea­tures works by Chloé Gal­ib­ert-Laîné and Chris Kennedy. The pro­gram will screen on Wednes­day, May 26th at 6:00 PM EDT with a […] Read More

Digital Equity and Community Control in Northern Ontario Launch of Community Conversations

Indige­nous Cul­ture and Media Inno­va­tion (ICMI) and The Media Arts Net­work of Ontario (MANO) are pleased to announce the launch of a col­lab­o­ra­tive com­mu­ni­ty-based project in North­ern Ontario. While each orga­ni­za­tion is man­ag­ing dis­tinct research projects, work in the region and a shared inter­est in dig­i­tal media brought the orga­ni­za­tions togeth­er to col­lab­o­rate. Orig­i­nal­ly con­ceived […] Read More

Dec 8 — Anti-Racism Policy Clinic

Date: Tues­day, Decem­ber 8th, 2020 Time: 1PM EST Free for IMAA and MANO mem­bers Ses­sion offered in Eng­lish IMAA and MANO have part­nered to bring a series of pol­i­cy clin­ics to our mem­bers over the com­ing months. The Anti-Racism Pol­i­cy Clin­ic looks to expand the sec­tor’s anti-racism work, not only by exam­in­ing exist­ing orga­ni­za­tion­al poli­cies, […] Read More

May 5 — “Gently Down The Stream”: Planning For Online Film Festivals

A case study in going online with Images Fes­ti­val  Host­ed by Images Fes­ti­val and the Media Arts Net­work of Ontario (MANO) Tues­day May 5, 4:00 PM ET – 5:30 PM ET  RSVP to images@imagesfestival.com with your name and orga­ni­za­tion­al affil­i­a­tion (if applic­a­ble) to receive a login.  With the COVID-19 pan­dem­ic forc­ing the can­cel­la­tion and/or post­pone­ment […] Read More

May 4 — Second Small or Emerging Arts Organizations and Collectives: COVID-19 Online Check-In

Host­ed by the Media Arts Net­work of Ontario (MANO) and Crit­i­cal Dis­tance Cen­tre for Cura­tors (CDCC) Mon­day May 4, 11:00 AM ET – 12:30 PM ET RSVP with your name and group to: membership@mano-ramo.ca to receive login infor­ma­tion. Lead­ers of small or emerg­ing arts orga­ni­za­tions and col­lec­tives: join the con­tin­u­ing con­ver­sa­tion on how we can […] Read More

April 29 — Rent 101: Issues and strategies for artist and culture workers during COVID-19

with Sagan Yee, Nadine Lessio, Cole Web­ber and Car­rie Per­reault Wednes­day April 29 5–7pm Co-pre­sent­ed by Trin­i­ty Square Video and MANO (Media Arts Net­work of Ontario) To reg­is­ter, email karina@trinitysquarevideo.com. URL link pro­vid­ed upon reg­is­tra­tion. Many artists and cul­ture work­ers are under eco­nom­ic pres­sure and trau­ma regard­ing their employ­ment and abil­i­ty to pay for hous­ing […] Read More

April 20 — Small or Emerging Arts Organizations and Collectives: COVID-19 Online Check-In

Host­ed by Media Arts Net­work of Ontario (MANO) and Crit­i­cal Dis­tance Cen­tre for Cura­tors (CDCC) Mon­day April 20, 11:00 AM ET – 12:30 PM ET  RSVP with your name, group, and most press­ing issue to: membership@mano-ramo.ca to receive a login Over the past weeks artists, arts orga­ni­za­tions, and col­lec­tives have shared in the com­plex and chal­leng­ing […] Read More