Case Works – Peer Support Network Now Available

MANO is pleased to announce the launch of the Case Works – Peer Sup­port Net­work. Build­ing on MANO’s mod­el of direct peer to peer sup­port as a prac­ti­cal and polit­i­cal frame­work for mutu­al aid Case Works seeks to expand our net­work and make these sup­ports more acces­si­ble. Man­aged by an affin­i­ty group of artists and […] Read More

COVID-19 Resources for Artists & Arts Organizations

Updat­ed  May 19, 2020 From the Fed­er­al Government Cana­da Emer­gency Busi­ness Account Cana­da Emer­gency Com­mer­cial Rent Assis­tance (CECRA)  Cana­da Emer­gency Response Benefit ***Emer­gency Sup­port Fund for Cul­tur­al, Her­itage and Sport Organizations*** Wage Sub­sidy for Small Busi­ness (Includ­ing Char­i­ties and Not-for-Profits)  Canada’s COVID-19 Response Plan Eng­lish and French From the Depart­ment of Cana­di­an Heritage Infor­ma­tion for Cana­di­an […] Read More

Holiday Closure

MANO-RAMO will be closed for the Hol­i­days start­ing on Decem­ber 20, 2019. We will resume reg­u­lar oper­a­tions Jan­u­ary 6, 2020. Hap­py Hol­i­days and all the best for 2020! *** You can still pur­chase copies of Oth­er Places through the break at *** 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. These […] 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 Media […] Read More

Update on Canada Council transition to New Funding Model

Update on Cana­da Coun­cil tran­si­tion to New Fund­ing Mod­el and upcom­ing appli­ca­tion dead­lines for media arts orga­ni­za­tions cour­tesy of IMAA/AAMI Most media arts orga­ni­za­tions that cur­rent­ly receive assis­tance from the Cana­da Coun­cil for the Arts through the pro­gram Grants to Media Arts Orga­ni­za­tions – Ini­tia­tives will be moved to one of the two fol­low­ing new programs: Sup­port­ing […] Read More

Guides on HR, Governance, Equity and Conflict Resolution

Pre­vi­ous con­sul­ta­tions have demon­strat­ed the need for the media arts sec­tor to devel­op a set of (unique­ly tai­lored to the orga­ni­za­tion­al struc­tures of artist-run media orga­ni­za­tions) best prac­tices, poli­cies and doc­u­ment tem­plates on human resources, gov­er­nance,  equi­ty, and con­flict resolution. With the sup­port from the Cana­da Coun­cil for the Arts (Lead­er­ship for Change pro­gram), MANO’s […] Read More

MANO/RAMO is Hiring a Communication and Membership Coordinator

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: COMMUNICATIONS AND MEMBERSHIP COORDINATOR Com­mu­ni­ca­tions and Mem­ber­ship Coordinator $18/hour, 14 hours/week, 12 month contract Appli­ca­tion Dead­line: Mon­day, Jan­u­ary 13, 2014 The Media Arts Net­work of Ontario/Réseau des arts medi­a­tiques de l’Ontario (MANO/RAMO) is Ontario’s only arts ser­vice orga­ni­za­tion exclu­sively ded­i­cated to fur­ther­ing the work of media arts orga­ni­za­tions and the inde­pen­dent artists they rep­re­sent. […] Read More