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September 2020

Network Speaker Series – Meagan Byrne

September 24, 2020 at6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Are you working with Indigenous content? Our next session in the Network Speaker Series will focus on why digital projects that touch on Indigenous content should develop proper structure and Protocols. When we work with Indigenous content in the digital medium we often don’t consider the unique problems it presents. Meagan Byrne, an Âpihtawikosisân (Métis) Narrative Mechanics Designer and founder of Achimostawinan Games will share her knowledge about working with Indigenous content in the digital industry and why it’s important…

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Culture Days

September 25, 2020 - October 25, 2020

Join us for a national celebration where arts, culture, and creativity intersect. Indoors, outdoors, and online—discover the world of arts and culture across Canada. Reimagined to engage and delight despite the times, Culture Days has extended beyond the traditional Weekend to a 4-week interactive, immersive arts and culture experience happening across Canada in-person where possible, and online. From September 25 to October 25, 2020, lose yourself in a labyrinth of hundreds of virtual concerts, live shows, exhibits, demonstrations, workshops and…

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Needle Felting with Bison Hair – Culture Days 2020

September 26, 2020 - October 24, 2020
C2 Centre for Craft, 1-329 Cumberland
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1T2 Canada
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Free

Needle felting with bison hair? Learn how to needle felt or experiment with an unusual fibre in this short craft session for beginners to experts. This activity was inspired by three pieces in MCML’s collection that were made from bison hair. During WWII, members of the Manitoba Craft Guild collected bison hair from the Assiniboine Park Zoo to experiment with alternatives to sheep wool, which was rationed at the time. The bison hair being used in this activity was collected…

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Apart, Together: Pandemic Life in a Box

September 26, 2020 - October 3, 2020
Artbeat Studio, 62 Albert St 4th floor
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1E9 Canada
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As part of Culture Days/Nuit Blanche, Artbeat studio presents a showing of work produced since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Contributing artists are residents and community members of Central Neighbourhoods including Artbeat Studio Residency Alumni, Studio Central Volunteers and Participants, the IRCOM after-school program, and Central Neighbourhoods 55+ Wellbeing kit recipients. Each participant was given a shadowbox and art supplies to create a representation of their experience and perspective of the pandemic. These individual expressions are displayed in a…

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Conduct Interviews (Delivered Online)

September 30, 2020 at11:30 am - 1:00 pm
$50

You’ve designed an interview tool – now it’s time to gather the data. Join us to learn and practice strategies and techniques to conduct good interviews. This workshop will help you: • use good interviewing principles (e.g. probing vs. leading questions) • capture discussions (e.g. recording, note taking) • practice interview techniques Group: P&E Foundation Lead/Co: Sara, Erin

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October 2020

Two Painters: A Visual Dialogue

October 1, 2020 - October 13, 2020
Cre8ery Gallery and Studio, 125 Adelaide Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Free

Two Painters: A Visual Dialogue-David Cooper + Linda Olzewski explore Form, Colour, and Light in their renderings of Still Life, Figures and Landscapes. An eclectic fusion of artwork produced by two Winnipeg Artists who enjoy using a variety of mediums and ideas to tell their visual stories. Florals and Figures will mesh alongside Still Lifes and Landscapes in an effort to create excitement for the eye and emotion for the heart. Thursday, October 1 to Tuesday October 13: Tuesday to…

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Musings in Isolation: Paintings by Luba Olesky

October 2, 2020 - October 28, 2020
Wayne Arthur Gallery, 186 Provencher Blvd
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Due to the Corona Virus there will be no artist reception. Other virus protocols will be followed such as no more than 25 people in the gallery at once and staying 2 meters apart and hand sanitizing upon entry.   For more information Call Bev at 204-477-5249   Hours: Tuesday to Saturday 11 AM to 5 PM   About the Show: Taking this time of uncertainty, events being cancelled, an unknowing future, I took time to consider some ideas and…

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Casey Koyczan – SADZEÈ ; TIME

October 2, 2020 - October 31, 2020
Video Pool Media Arts Centre, Unit 300-100 Arthur Street + Google Map

In partnership with the send+receive festival Opening reception: 7 – 10 pm Friday October 2nd, 2020 Poolside Gallery | 218-100 Arthur St accessible from the King st doors VP and the send+receive festival are proud to present SADZEÈ ; TIME, a new interactive installation by artist Casey Koyczan SADZEÈ ; TIME is an interactive multimedia installation by artist Casey Koyczan, inviting the viewer to reflect on their relation to the sun, moon, and the perception of time as they navigate throughout the gallery,…

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Stars, Roots, Whispers and Winds by Jordan Miller

October 2, 2020 - October 30, 2020
Fleet Galleries Ltd, 65 Albert Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1G3 Canada
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Free

Looking up to the stars for direction, we figure out connections of where we are going like stepping stones. Late nights, deep in thought, we dive into our souls to find the answers. There is a path, a journey that the stars hold. There is some truth to our imagination. Greatness grows from roots, its where we originated from and how we become shaped into being. Each piece begins from where we come from–a mindset that is born into a…

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Online: Fundamentals of Qualifying for Charitable Status

October 2, 2020 at9:00 am - 12:00 pm
$95

What is involved in applying for charitable status and being a registered charity, and is it right for our organization? What are the four heads of charity recognized at law, and do our purposes qualify? What is the difference between charitable purposes and activities? This workshop will answer these questions and help participants to understand the terminology used by lawyers and the Charities Directorate of Canada Revenue Agency when discussing incorporation, charitable purposes and the Application for Charity Status. We…

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Rock My Business Series

October 6, 2020 - November 4, 2020
Free

Aspiring entrepreneurs: Kickstart your business with a solid plan Futurpreneur and RBC Future Launch proudly present Rock My Business, a free, virtual, three-part workshop series that will help you develop your idea, get started on your business plan and create a viable cashflow for your business—all while connecting with like-minded entrepreneurs in your community and across Canada. If you’re aged 18-39 and need direction to develop your business idea, have a strong business idea OR recently launched a small business that you’d…

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Online: Roles and Responsibilities of a Non-Profit Board

October 6, 2020 at4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$95

Board members of an incorporated, non-profit organization are legally responsible for the governance of the organization and are expected to develop, implement and monitor policies that will allow the organization to carry out its mission. Beyond their legal duties, board members are also important resources - they contribute to the culture, effectiveness, and strategic focus, as well as act as ambassadors and advocates for the work being done by the organization. While a board may appoint staff and/or committees to…

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Analyze Qualitative Data (Delivered Online)

October 7, 2020 at11:30 am - 1:00 pm
$50

Qualitve Data can tell a rich story about your program’s progress and impact. Join us to learn qualitative analysis concepts and processes, and have an opportunity to practice coding sample data. This workshop will help you: • manage qualitative data (e.g. preparing, cleaning and organizing your data) • understand qualitative analysis approaches • code and theme data Group: P&E Foundation Lead/Co: Cassie

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A Resilient Recovery for Manitoba’s Economy

October 7, 2020 at1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Free

Virtual panel discussion exploring equitable economic development in the COVID-19 era Co-hosted with the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives - Manitoba Office Confirmed Speakers: Jessica Dumas - President, Jessica Dumas Coaching & Training and former Chair of the Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce. Louise Simbandumwe - Co-Director for SEED Winnipeg. Jesse Hajer - Assistant Professor, Department of Economics and Labour Studies Program The COVID-19 pandemic, like everywhere in the world, has stressed out the Manitoba economy in all pockets of the…

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Online – Designing Volunteer Training & Orientation

October 8, 2020 at9:00 am - 12:00 pm
$95

Appropriate orientation and training is essential for volunteers to be successful in their role. This workshop is more than creating a checklist of information to include in your training program. You'll learn the key components of a solid training plan including how to evaluate the type of learning that needs to take place and matching it to the best delivery formats such as reading, testing, face-to-face, scenario-based, on-line, video, or on-the-job. Topics include: Developing an orientation and training plan Identifying…

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Basic Camera & Lighting with Quan Luong

October 10, 2020 - October 11, 2020
Black Lodge – Winnipeg Film Group, 304-100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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This course is designed for beginners and intermediate filmmakers who are interested in camera & lighting. Over the span of 2 days, you will learn basic camera knowledge, how to film with no budget with natural light, and low budget lighting practices. Saturday, Oct. 10th & Sunday, Oct. 11th | 2-5pm | Black Lodge (304-100 Arthur Street) Day 1: Iso/shutter/Iris/temp Focal length Camera movement Composition/depth Finding natural light Shoot a doc scene hands-on assignment Day 2: Front/fill/back light Mixing temperature…

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Online – Writing Persuasive Proposals – Oct. 15 & 20, 2020

October 15, 2020 - October 20, 2020
$145

*This course runs on Thursday October 15 AND Tuesday, October 20, 9:00am - 12:00pm (Readings and some coursework is required between online sessions) Join us for this workshop on persuasive proposal writing and learn how to take your proposal from paper to approval! Proposal writing is one of the most challenging but also rewarding parts of working in the non-profit world. We all operate on very tight budgets, so the opportunity to pursue new programs or projects can be very…

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Hand-Drawn Animation with Leslie Supnet

October 17, 2020 at1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
$30 – $60

 *Note:  This workshop will take place on Zoom. You will receive an email with the link to participate. Create fast & fun hand-drawn GIFs between 3s – 10s long during this remote workshop with Leslie Supnet. Learn the basics of animation such as squash & stretch, easing, timing through the creation of animated GIFs. No experience necessary- just patience and willingness to learn! We will be drawing on paper – not in Photoshop. Afterwards, we can upload them to GIPHY…

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Online: Meeting Management and Minute Taking for Boards

October 20, 2020 at4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$95

Workshop delivered virtually via web conferencing! A well planned board meeting helps ensure effective board minutes are captured. Board meetings and minutes are a tangible record of the meeting for the board of directors and a source of information for those who were not able to attend. If the Board Chair and the Secretary work together to ensure that the agenda and meeting are well thought out, then capturing the minutes becomes a lot easier. This workshop is designed to…

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imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival

October 21, 2020 - October 24, 2020

The imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival is the world’s largest Indigenous festival showcasing film, video, audio, and digital + interactive media made by Indigenous screen-content creators. The Festival presents compelling and distinctive works from Canada and around the globe, reflecting the diversity of Indigenous nations and illustrating the vitality and dynamism of Indigenous arts, perspectives, and cultures in contemporary media. This year the imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival will take place online from October 21-24, with Indigenous-focused panel…

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A Change in Landscape | Richard Webb

October 22, 2020 - November 10, 2020
Cre8ery Gallery and Studio, 125 Adelaide Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Free

Gallery Hours: Tuesday to Friday, 12-6pm Saturdays 12-5pm Appointments to see the exhibition privately also available before and after hours. About the Artist Over the last 5 years, I have been on a new journey with my art. A journey of transition. I had always painted in the traditional “landscape genre” with sky, trees and land surface, a subject I had immersed myself in for decades. For some time I had been searching to “breakout “of the landscape. Inspiration I…

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Taxes for Film Professionals One-on-One Sessions

October 24, 2020 - October 25, 2020
$40 – $50

About the workshop During this one-on-one training session, participants will receive confidential tax advice for filing personal and corporate taxes by an experienced bookkeeper and accountant. Each participant will receive up to 45 minutes of one-on-one time over Zoom, and are encouraged to prepare and share any questions or issues they may have with taxes. Through these individual sessions, participants will gain a deeper insight of the advantages and benefits of taxes in Canada. Once you’re registered you will receive a Zoom…

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Change Management Practitioner Certification

October 26, 2020 - October 30, 2020
$2800

Change Management Practitioner Certification An opportunity to enhance your ability to plan, implement and manage the impact of change CM500 and CM510 | Foundations 3 days | Practitioner 2 days APMG International Change Management   As change is inevitable, we need to develop our ability to deal with it – before, during and after it happens. Developed in partnership with the Change Management Institute, APMG Change Management certification is designed to equip you with knowledge, theories and approaches to implement successful change initiatives. This course…

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Online: Introduction to Volunteer Management (3 Days)

October 27, 2020 - November 10, 2020
$400

This workshop will provide staff and volunteers an opportunity to examine and practice the organizational and HR skills necessary to meet the challenges of a changing volunteer environment. October 27, November 3 & 10, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm each day. Readings and short assignments between sessions. Over the course of 3 sessions, this workshop will focus on imparting current best practices in volunteer management while helping participants develop and improve the competencies required to manage a strong volunteer program.…

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Online – Enhancing Relevance: Strategies for Building Partnerships

October 28, 2020 at9:00 am - 12:00 pm
$95

Partnerships are a strategic approach to enhance the relevance of your organization. In this online workshop, explore the types of partnerships that further your mission and are needed to build upon the changing demands and new mandates challenging your non-profit and community. Participants will be encouraged to bring ideas of potential partnerships to the workshop and work through the steps to build these partnerships to be meaningful and successful. This workshop is required to complete Volunteer Manitoba's Emerging Leaders Program. Who should attend: Executive…

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Network Speaker Series – Katerina Cizek

October 28, 2020 at6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

You won’t want to miss the next installment of New Media Manitoba's popular Network Speaker Series. Katerina Cizek, the artistic director and co-founder of the Co-Creation Studio at MIT Open Documentary Lab is going to be joining to share details on her latest project. Katerina co-authored Collective Wisdom, a field study based on 166 interviews. This project includes alternatives to a singular authorial vision, occurs within communities, across disciplines and sometimes involves algorithms. In this session, she’ll explore how co-creative…

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November 2020

Canada’s Music Incubator: Artist Manager Program

November 1, 2020 - November 12, 2020

Canada’s Music Incubator Moves Remaining 2020 Core Programs Online. CMI assists emerging artists, artist managers, and industry professionals through customized business development and ongoing mentorship. CMI’s Artist Entrepreneur and Artist Manager programs help to build businesses and grow careers by offering invaluable knowledge and experience to musicians and managers. The online programs are a new form of mentorship and an affordable alternative to their in-person programs. Artist Manager Program now Accepting Applications Artist Manager helps emerging managers, self-managed artists and transitioning…

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Art That Pops | Paintings by Jerry Rubin

November 1, 2020 - December 2, 2020
Wayne Arthur Gallery, 186 Provencher Blvd
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Is it Pop Art, Contemporary Art, or Modern Art? It’s my art and I have no clue as to what it is, so I just call it “Art That Pops”. I intend for my works to be bold, colourful, meticulous, and quirky; especially quirky. Each piece is meant to make a statement, not to simply occupy space on a wall as decoration but to grab attention. I set out to convey in my paintings the fun I have in creating…

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Colouring Postcards

November 1, 2020 - November 30, 2020
$20

Parameter Press Colouring Postcards is a limited-edition set of five cards featuring artwork by Jordan Stranger, Kelly Campbell, Matea Radic, Takashi Iwasaki, and Yvette Cenerini. Each artist's line work has been printed in one of five Risograph inks, leaving the rest of the colouring up to you! This project was realized during the 2020 outbreak of COVID-19, as a small way to create tangible, offline connections across distances. We believe the mail system offers means to create intimate artistic experiences…

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Online – Proving Your Impact Through the Power of Story

November 4, 2020 - November 12, 2020
$145

*This workshop runs November 4 and 12 (Readings and some coursework is required between online sessions) Storytelling is identified as one of the essential competencies required of today's non-profit leaders. In this workshop participants learn to use stories to build strong connections, to engage their team, their funders and their clients, and to call more people to action. You will get hands-on practice, listen to great examples of powerful storytelling, and take away tools that will help you shape stories for…

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Un/Spoken Online Screening

November 5, 2020 - November 18, 2020
Free

Curated by Mariana Muñoz Gomez and Marie-Anne Redhead. Un/spoken is presented in partnership with Gallery 1C03 and Video Pool Media Arts Centre as part of, Sovereign Intimacies. Un/spoken weaves together work by Indigenous artists and racialized artists in diaspora from all over the world. It features works by Sebastien Aubin, Marissa Sean Cruz, Léuli Eshrāghi, Sky Hopinka, Francisco Huichaqueo, and Karin Lee. Each short film or video work takes up the theme of relationships; relationships to each other, to culture and language, to place, to the land, to nonhuman beings, to ourselves. Sometimes these relationships are fraught…

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CRAFTED Sale 2020

November 6, 2020 - November 8, 2020

Since 2015, CRAFTED has been Winnipeg’s premier holiday sale of contemporary craft. This year, we’re excited to feature the same commitment to originality, excellence, and sophistication in a new online platform. All the quality handmade goodness you’ve come to expect in a beautiful, safe, and easy to navigate online shopping experience. Browse work by over 50 craft artists from Manitoba, Northwest Territories, and Nunavut. You'll find the perfect gift for friends, family, and yourself while supporting the local craftspeople you…

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Craft & Critters – Online Craft Auction

November 6, 2020 - November 22, 2020
Free

This fundraiser will support Manitoba Crafts Museum and Library programming, exhibits and collections care.   How can I see what’s in the auction? - online at www.32auctions.com/craftandcritters - unfortunately, the C2 Centre for Craft is closed due to Covid-19 Restrictions, so in-person viewing isn't possible. What kind of items will be in the auction? - items for pets such as dog jackets and cat window seats - art work depicting animals and pets - animal themed face masks - and more... check www.32auctions.com/craftandcritters to see…

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Made in Manitoba Masterclass Series – Musical Theatre Intensive Round 2

November 9, 2020 - November 29, 2020

Registration is now open for Round 2 of Winnipeg Studio Theatre's (Virtual) Made in Manitoba Masterclass Series. Learn from our homegrown actors, singers, dancers, music directors, choreographers, and stage directors including about their personal journeys here at home & beyond. The sessions cover musical theatre performance – from training, auditions, acting, singing and dance technique to prepare for the professional stage. Each live ZOOM session includes instruction, as well as a Q & A with our guest faculty. Limited to…

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Life Finds Its Way

November 12, 2020 - November 24, 2020
Cre8ery, 2nd Floor, 125 Adelaide St.
WINNIPEG, MB R3A 0W4 Canada
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Free

2020 has presented us with many challenges individually and collectively. Uncertainty is all around us, as artists and as small businesses like cre8ery that provide a communal space for artists to share their vision of the world and their work with the public. While masks and physical distancing keep us apart, art is still there to connect us, to help us realize that we aren’t alone and that others also are feeling what we feel. This show was born out…

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ArtsJunktion’s Annual FUNdraiser!

November 13, 2020 - December 1, 2020
Free

This year our fundraiser's going to look a bit different. We are moving our fundraiser online this year and there are a few opportunities and avenues for you to support our organization: November 13: We will be hosting an Instagram Live event where auctioneer extraordinaire, Andrew Chipman of Chip's Vintage, and live performances by Begonia and Feather Talia. November 13th-December 1st: We have two online raffle/auction options for you!  Our Raffle/Auction includes a list of raffle items from our depot and a 50/50…

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Costumes with Heather Neale

November 14, 2020 - November 15, 2020
$50

FTM is pleased to present this 2-day workshop for those interested in learning more about the IATSE 856 costume department. An introduction to the various positions and basic operation of an efficient costume department will be provided. Emphasis will be on the duties, responsibilities, and teamwork involved during each phase of production; prep, shoot, and wrap. Discussions on permit requirements for union work will also be addressed as well as the ongoing challenges associated with COVID-19 in the costume department.

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Trivia + Craft

November 14, 2020 at7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$12.50 – $50

Support MCML and have fun putting your trivia knowledge to the test. Questions will test a broad selection of topics including Food, Pets and Animals, Winnipeg History, and some cool visual categories.  We’ll be sneaking in a few craft-related questions too. Event platform This event will be held using Zoom and its Breakout Room function.  Throughout the evening your team will be sent to your Virtual Breakout Room to brainstorm the questions in private.  After each round, all participants will…

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The Handless Maiden: Initiation In The Underground Forest

November 15, 2020 at7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

A 3-hour online storytelling workshop exploring power, identity, courage, and the reclamation of that which has been wrongfully taken. "In our own story, there is very little setting - but as it is typical in many northern European fairy tales, the dark enchanted forest is the most significant place, and it is, as always, the place in which the greatest transformation can be attained, by walking into the heart of the Mystery."— Dr. Sharon Blackie, This Mythic Life Please joins…

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Manitoba ChoralFest 2020: Virtual Edition

November 16, 2020 - November 28, 2020
Free – $50

Are you looking for new ways to engage your choristers while you can’t sing together? Manitoba Choral Association is excited to offer educational videos, virtual adjudications, workshops and panel discussions to the choral community for our virtual edition of Manitoba ChoralFest this year! Gain online access November 16-28 to offerings from acclaimed adjudicators & conductors from Manitoba and beyond. FEATURING: Dr. Charlene Pauls, Zimfira Poloz, Dr. Elroy Friesen, Dr. Catherine Robbins, Carrie Tennant, Cadence and more! ChoralFest 2020 is open…

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Have fun with Acrylic Pouring!

November 16, 2020 at3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
$25

If you're an artist looking to enhance your skills and connect with creative individuals like yourself from around the world, join the coolest art workshops LIVE via Zoom, and connect directly to the New York art scene with the professional standards of ARTiClass by Agora Gallery. ARTiClass by Agora Gallery gives you the opportunity to create while connecting with other like-minded artists from all around the world. In this one-time meeting you will be able to create your own acrylic…

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Take the Most Artistic Selfie with ARTiClass

November 17, 2020 at1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
$25

If you're an artist looking to enhance your skills and connect with creative individuals like yourself from around the world, join the coolest art workshops LIVE via Zoom, and connect directly to the New York art scene with the professional standards of ARTiClass by Agora Gallery. ARTiClass by Agora Gallery gives you the opportunity to create while connecting with other like-minded artists from all around the world. If you have photographic skills but would like to learn to take better…

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Online: Financial Responsibilities of a Non-Profit Board

November 17, 2020 at4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$95

Workshop delivered virtually via web conferencing! The number one job, and often the most puzzling and perplexing, of every board member is to understand financial statements and maintain the financial health of their organization. Board members must ensure that the organization is well-managed and that its financial situation remains sound. This workshop will help you gain a better understanding of your financial responsibilities as a board member, mitigating the risk to both you and the organization, and ensuring the financial…

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Data Art + Creative Coding

November 17, 2020 at7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

Julia Krolik and Owen Fernley highlight data-focussed art practices + designing and building creative projects for the web. About this Event Julia Krolik and Owen Fernley have created award-winning videos using code, projected audio responsive visuals onto gallery walls, and launched interactive web installations. In this workshop, they highlight some of these projects from their data-focussed creative coding art practice. They discuss the motivation and challenges faced behind each project along with the tools used to make these projects possible.

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“How to make Google your friend!” Workshop

November 18, 2020 at2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Free

From the 'Transform Your Digital Footprint' workshop series with Inga Petri from Digital Arts Nation in partnership with Manitoba Arts Network: This session is a practical exploration of essential Google services like Search, MyBusiness, Maps, Google Events, Answer Boxes, and Google Home (voice). This workshop focuses on how web users today are most likely to see your website information (hint: increasingly, it will not be on your website). In this workshop, we equip participants with the information and tools necessary…

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Relax with Body Mind Art

November 19, 2020 at1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
$25

If you're an artist looking to enhance your skills and connect with creative individuals like yourself from around the world, join the coolest art workshops LIVE via Zoom, and connect directly to the New York art scene with the professional standards of ARTiClass by Agora Gallery. ARTiClass by Agora Gallery gives you the opportunity to create while connecting with other like-minded artists from all around the world. In Body Mind Art with Carisa Bledsoe, we will start the workshop with…

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Mixing It Up: Story Telling through Collage

November 19, 2020 at7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$30

In this Mixed Media Class, you will work on a larger piece or several small ones and learn how to utilize images, text, embellishments, backgrounds, apply image transfers, and much more. Time & Location Nov. 19, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Zoom About the Event We all love a story. Storytelling through collage creates an opportunity to blend written statements, poetry, or just one word in combination with visuals to create a narrative. In this Mixed Media Class, you will…

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One Queer City: Artists in Conversation

November 19, 2020 at7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Zoom, https://zoom.us/ + Google Map
Free

Join School of Art Gallery for an online panel discussion featuring One Queer City participating artists. Panelists will reflect on the exhibition, their own work, and the importance of Queer visibility. Moderated by curator, Blair Fornwald. One Queer City features work by Jean Borbridge, Mahlet Cuff, Dayna Danger, Shawna Dempsey & Lorri Millan, Larry Glawson, and Ally Gonzalo. Curated by Blair Fornwald, Director/Curator. November 19, 2020 7:00 – 8:30 pm CST Online via Zoom and streamed live via Youtube Register…

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Quilted Christmas Ball Online Workshop

November 21, 2020 at12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
C2 Centre for Craft, 1-329 Cumberland
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1T2 Canada
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$45 – $50

Quilted Christmas Ball Online Workshop with Patty Sauder Get a head start on decking the halls with Patty Sauder’s Quilted Christmas Ball Workshop. Using small squares of fabric and straight pins, make your own quilted Christmas ornament. This workshop will take place online through Zoom. All materials needed will be included in the supply kit, but participants are responsible for providing their own thimble, scissors, and a mug to set the ball in while working (optional). Workshop runs: Saturday, November…

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Introduction to Diction

November 24, 2020 at7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
$30

Join MCMA voice instructors Sarah Cory and Sydney Clarke as they guide you through an introduction to the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA), and how to apply it when interpreting languages such as French, German, Italian, and yes – English! Over the course of 90 minutes, participants will gather a basic understanding of IPA, as it applies to singing & speech in various languages. If you have always wanted to speak a language without a Canadian accent – this course is…

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Celebrating Choral Music

November 25, 2020 - December 2, 2020
$35 – $50

Are you missing choral music these days? Whether participating in your local church or community choir or attending the myriad choral concerts that are normally on offer? To help tide you over, Manitoba Conservatory of Music & Arts is offering a two-part online music appreciation course presented by Andrea Ratuski. The first class will offer a general overview of choral music through the ages, where you’ll listen to great classical masterworks, including Vivaldi’s Gloria, Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis, works by Haydn, Schubert,…

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“From Search to Discoverability” Workshop

November 25, 2020 at2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Free

From the 'Transform Your Digital Footprint' workshop series with Inga Petri from Digital Arts Nation in partnership with Manitoba Arts Network: This workshop takes discoverability to another level: Learn how to position your organization and local artists on the web using essential directories: from specialized directories to general ones like Wikimedia Commons and Wikipedia. This workshop will explain the connection of these directories to how search engines provide answers to users. Register in advance. After registering, you will receive a…

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Online Fall Talk Series: melannie monoceros

November 26, 2020 at7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

Join us from your bedroom, couch, or backyard and watch Manitoba Craft Council’s Fall Talks on Youtube Live. Hear craft-based artists speak about topics they are passionate about, tied into their personal creative practices. November 26th | 7:30 pm on Youtube Live melannie monoceros: Whispers in the Weft Informed by an intentionally multi- and inter-disciplinary artistic practice, melannie monoceros will stitch parallels between the work of weaving and that of memoir writing. Approaches to narrative, can, as melannie will share,…

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Directing Documentary with Kevin Nikkel

November 28, 2020 at1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
$20 – $40

In this workshop, you will discover the basic fundamentals of directing a documentary film- how to create story structure, researching and interviewing techniques, narrative choices, and capturing footage and b-roll. You will also learn concepts that help maximize knowing what kind of story you want to tell, how to build trust with the subjects you’re documenting, types of questions to ask and what shoot days will look like. Instructor Kevin Nikkel is a Winnipeg writer/producer / director. He completed a…

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Website Accessibility Workshop

November 30, 2020 - December 1, 2020
$129

Accessible websites are very important and likely required under the Accessibility for Manitobans Act (AMA). Lisa Snider and her 20+ years of experience, are here to help. November 30th and December 1st, 9:30-12:00pm CST The focus of these two half-day workshops will be to introduce attendees to website accessibility best practices, so that they can start to make their websites more accessible to people with different disabilities. What You Will Learn: What kinds of software, hardware, and apps people may…

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December 2020

Virtual Gallery Tour: A Year On The Water

December 1, 2020 - December 19, 2020
Free

A virtual tour of Rosemary Dzus's "A Year on the Water" as seen in the Manawaka Gallery in Neepawa. For any families who might want to use this as a learning tool at home, here are some things to think about when viewing the exhibition: What are some of the differences that you see in the paintings that show the passage of time? Even though they’re all of the same place, do the paintings evoke different feelings? Why might they…

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Digital Marketing for Media Webinar Series

December 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
$25 – $85

The National Screen Institute has partnered with Annelise Larson of Storypreneurs Unite to bring you a wonderful new digital marketing webinar series. The eight-part series aims to help creators find and engage an audience for their projects. It’s affordable (like, really affordable), you can do it at your own pace and it will give you everything you need to put together a digital business or marketing plan. Here, Annelise introduces the series. Everyone needs a digital strategy To be fair, everyone has needed a…

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16th Annual 50 to 500 Members Exhibition

December 1, 2020 - December 12, 2020
Free

During this time of crazy change, Urban Shaman will be promoting and showing member’s artwork ONLINE ONLY this year through our website, features on our Facebook profile and emailed press releases. Our 16th Annual 50 to 500 Members Exhibition, takes place from November 13 to December 12, 2020. This is an exhibition and promotion of Urban Shaman artist members online and we hope you will browse what they have to offer. Interested in having your work shown on our site…

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Group Exhibition | Sovereign Intimacies

December 1, 2020 - December 20, 2020
Video Pool Media Arts Centre, Unit 300-100 Arthur Street + Google Map
Free

Sovereign Intimacies is a group exhibition co-curated by Nasrin Himada and Jennifer Smith, in partnership with Gallery 1C03, with support from Video Pool Media Arts Centre. The exhibition takes place at Plug In ICA from September 26 – December 20, 2020, with extensive programming that consists of online talks, workshops, screenings, and poetry readings. Sovereign Intimacies explores themes of cultural and community exchange between Indigenous artists and artists from the diaspora, more specifically artists who are First Nations, Inuit and Métis collaborating with…

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Scott Leroux Fund: Chukwudubem Ukaigwe

December 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
Poolside Gallery, 221-100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1H3 Canada
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Free

As the 2020 recipient of the Scott Leroux Fund for Media Arts Exploration, Chukwudubem Ukaigwe is in residence for November - December at Video Pool Media Arts Centre, creating a multi-channel audio/video work in Poolside Gallery. Chukwudubem on some of the objectives of his research and development: "The filmmaker is going to continue to explore + visual-to-auditory + associations and vice versa; by means of merging, tearing apart, isolation, probability, dialogue, echo, media overlap, and interpolation. This media exploration residency…

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Transmissions: Online screening and panel discussion, Visual AIDS / Day With(out) Art 2020

December 1, 2020 - December 13, 2020
Video Pool Media Arts Centre, Unit 300-100 Arthur Street + Google Map
Free

Video Pool Media Arts & Nine Circles Community Health Centre in in support of Visual AIDS (NYC) and their online screening and artist panel, Transmissions, commemorating Day With(out) Art 2020. For Day With(out) Art 2020, Video Pool Media Arts and partners Nine Circles Community Health Centre are proud to support Visual AIDS in their presentation of TRANSMISSIONS, a program of six newly commissioned videos considering the impact of HIV and AIDS beyond the United States. The video program brings together…

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How High is the Moon

December 1, 2020 - December 22, 2020
$7.99

How High is the Moon analyzes Black civil rights in the ghost of ontology.  Filmmaker, Chukwudubem Ukaigwe takes an anthropological approach in mapping Pan-African Black resistance, drawing and analyzing parallels between history and present realities, and also speculating future relationships between race, class, and ideological groupings. Music is the bed rock and spine of this film; shaping the narrative, and creating push and pulls, therefore building a progression of tension throughout the film. The film is composed of manipulated videos from…

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One Hit Wonders

December 1, 2020 at6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
$25

Ever wonder about those infamous one hit wonders – Where are they now? Why did they only have one hit? What made it so famous? Join this fast-paced and fun trawl through some 60 one-hit artists and the song that made them famous, albeit briefly. Sit back and relax with your favourite snacks and relive the (short-lived) glory of these hits – You might be surprised to see how many you can recognize. Don’t be shy – invite your friends…

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“Staying Connected” Workshop

December 2, 2020 at2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Free

From the 'Transform Your Digital Footprint' workshop series with Inga Petri from Digital Arts Nation in partnership with Manitoba Arts Network: In this session we will talk about how and why to stay connected to your audiences throughout the COVID-19 pandemic – participants will be invited to share their experiences in terms of what has been working and what has been challenging. Specific ideas will be presented to aid in the re-establishment of live arts and events in communities across…

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Expressing oneself through code : Coding Beyond the Screen

December 2, 2020 at7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

Instructor: Kofi Oduro In this workshop, participants will see how coding can be used in musical, performative and literary arts.  By using tools such as livecodingYoutube, Hydra, Inverse.website and Sonic Pi to name a few. They will see how expressive and creative code will with the benefit of seeing how it can be use in a collaborative setting. Participants will see how improvised writing and coding can lead to various outcomes, musically, as well as, how to use network elements…

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Super Happy Awesome News- A Zoom Musical

December 2, 2020 at8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
$5 – $25

Broadway Without Borders - a collaboration between Winnipeg Studio Theatre's Junior StudioWorks Academy and TCA Riverside, California Youth Company is producing their 1st virtual musical -  “Super Happy Awesome News”. This family friendly musical brings together 26 emerging artists from California and Winnipeg who bring their energy, creativity and technology to the virtual stage. The Live-Streamed production will premiere on Wednesday, December 2nd at 8 pm on YouTube (via private channel). Please visit: www.winnipegstudiotheatre.com/donate/ to access a link. Donations are welcome in…

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Virtual MFA Thesis Defence: Autobiographical Memory, Sahar Abarasteh

December 3, 2020 at10:00 am - 11:00 am
Free

An Autobiographical Memory: A journey inside "The series represent a journey, which started since I arrived in Winnipeg in 2017: a journey through my memories. My final works here are a natural continuation to the earlier ones. Immigration was the trigger to this journey, as the scenes and images of the past started to come back, yet with more emotional impact, because in this new context they had started to mean differently. They became the tools to make sense of…

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Making Intimacy Sovereign and Sovereignty Intimate | An Artist Talk by Wanda Nanibush

December 3, 2020 at6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

Plug In ICA is so pleased and honoured to present an artist talk by the prolific writer and curator Wanda Nanibush on Thursday, December 3 at 6pm CT. Her talk entitled, Making Intimacy Sovereign and Sovereignty Intimate, takes a personal journey through the nexus of Sovereign/Intimacy, delving into her art practice and filmmaking Nanibush will begin the evening with a screening of her short video Arrivals and Departures. This event is presented as part of Sovereign Intimacies in partnership with Gallery 1C03, with…

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BIPOC Tech Talk

December 3, 2020 at7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

Hosted by Eusebio Lopez-Aguilar, Video Pool Media Arts Centre would like to make space for 2SQT+BIPOC, BIPOC, designers, programmers, coders, musicians, videographers, photographers, dancers, creators, and art administrators to talk about art and technology, how we use technology to make art and the milieu that comes with that in Winnipeg. If you're available, please join us on the following dates: Thursday, December 3rd, 7 PM If you're interested, please email eusebio@videopool.org and he'll share the zoom link. Please be advised, this meetup…

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Let’s Play the Beatles!

December 5, 2020 at1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
$25

This ukulele workshop is for advanced beginner/intermediate players. In this 90 minute workshop, you will learn how to add the pluck strum to your strumming repertoire, spice up how you play Beatles Songs through examples, explore the application of the song “I Will.” With so much to learn, you should have the following skills in order to participate in basic fingerpicking, basic 4/4 time strumming, basic 1st position major, minor and dominant 7th chords (through chord vocabulary with chord chart…

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Queen of the Morning Calm – Q&A with director Gloria Kim

December 7, 2020 at8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Free

Join WFG Executive Director Greg Klymkiw in conversation with his friend and colleague Gloria as they reunite online. Gloria was a student and Director Resident at Norman Jewison’s Canadian Film Centre when Greg served as the Producer-in-Residence and Senior Creative Consultant. SEE Gloria’s film via WFG’s Cinematheque at Home HERE! Join the free Facebook Q&A event on Friday HERE. The Live Q&A with Queen of the Morning Calm director Gloria Ui Young Kim  is on Friday, December 4, 2020 at 6:30pm (18:30…

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The JPEG is Dead

December 8, 2020 at7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free

With the arrival of interactive web-based technology this presentation questions why online art exhibitions are often reduced to a collection of static JPEG files. This session takes a deep dive into the future of online art exhibitions. Participants will be shown digital artworks that push boundaries of traditional exhibition formats. Discussion around implementation and creation of interactive and engaging digital art exhibitions will also take place and include latest tools and platforms. Instructors Julia Krolik  is an information designer, data scientist,…

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Zong! unTelling the unTold, unDoing the unDone

December 9, 2020 at6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

On Wednesday, December 9, 2020 Plug In ICA is honoured to host a durational reading by M. NourbeSe Philip as our final event of Sovereign Intimacies and as part of Zong! Global 2020. M. NourbeSe Philip presents the first online global iteration of the annual durational reading of Zong!, her acclaimed book-length poem. The 10-day durational reading commemorates the massacre of some 150 enslaved Africans, which began on November 29, 1781 and continued for the following 10 days. In its eighth year of production, the sequential reading will…

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The Past is Always Present

December 10, 2020 - December 20, 2020
Free

The Past is Always Present consists of six Indigenous made short films from the archives of the Winnipeg Film Group. While visiting the work of Shane Belcourt, Luther Alexander, Jackie Traverse, Kristin Snowbird, Trinity Linklater and Sam Vint, we explore the concept of, what American linguist, Donaldo Macedo calls, “culturally schizophrenic: being present and yet not visible, being visible and not yet present.” Dr. Suriya Bi, says,” cultural schizophrenia occurs when individuals are crushed between two or more cultures, disabling them…

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Virtual MFA Thesis Defence: Personified Spectre, Michelle Gagné-Orr

December 10, 2020 at10:00 am - 11:00 am
Free

"The photographs in Personified Spectre are an exploration of my fears; of the things I see in the shadows. The large-scale black and white photographs explore spectres that are perceived and convey my experiences and anxieties. The rich grey photographic grains seemingly dissolve into the black shadows of the artwork and ghostly spectres haunt the frame. The figure in the photograph represents my fears and perceived threats, rather than the fear of a physical presence but something intangible – ghosts or spectres.…

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Banff Centre | Indigenous Leadership Webinar | What is Indigenous Evaluation?

December 10, 2020 at2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

This 2 hour introductory and interactive session will invite us to explore Indigenous Evaluation and consider how it supports the well-being to our communities. Participants will be guided by the wisdom of Marilyn Poitras, Kim van der Woerd, Sofia Vitalis, and Daryl Kootenay. In this session we will center evaluation practice around Indigenous ways of knowing, being and doing. The Zoom webinar will be a lecture and participatory designed session designed for you to learn from the faculty team as…

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Documentary Editing with Karsten Wall

December 12, 2020 - December 13, 2020
$10 – $20

Karsten Wall will teach an introductory class on how to edit documentary projects in Adobe Premiere. The workshop will go over organizing and logging footage, taking your assembly to a rough cut, selecting the right interview takes and constructing an assembly edit and storyline. Experience using Adobe Premiere is recommended. Karsten Wall is a Winnipeg based editor and filmmaker who got his start in the film industry in 2008. He first worked on a variety of commercial projects, including the national…

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Visual Arts & Performing Arts Group Discussions

December 12, 2020 - December 13, 2020
$50

Film Training Manitoba is pleased to present this two-day workshop for those interested in learning more about the make-up department on a unionized film or television production. This course is an introduction to the various positions and basic operation of an efficient make-up department. Emphasis will be on the duties, responsibilities, and teamwork involved during each phase of production; prep, shoot, and wrap. Discussions on permit requirements for union work will also be addressed as well as the ongoing challenges associated…

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Manitoba Arts Council Prizes in the Arts

December 15, 2020
Manitoba Arts Council, 525-93 Lombard Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 3B1 Canada
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Free

The Manitoba Arts Council Prizes program celebrates achievements in the arts, honouring the excellence, resourcefulness, and imagination of individuals, groups, and organizations working in Manitoba with a prize of $10,000 each. See below for additional information for each category.   Connecting Creative Communities Recognizing professional arts groups and organizations for exceptional collaboration. Who can be nominated? Professional arts groups Professional arts organizations   Emerging Excellence Recognizing emerging artists for their achievements and potential. Who can be nominated? Professional emerging artists…

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Seven Visions Tour: Reconciliation Through Theatre

December 17, 2020 - December 19, 2020
$10

We invite our audience to join us in experiencing a multi-media style performance utilizing theatre, music, dance and visuals created by the stories from over 70 Indigenous Youth. At the end of the performance, the actors invite you to virtually participate in finding other scenarios, solutions, to change characters choices in three key scenes. You can view the performance through two different options: YouTube or StreamYard. YouTube viewers can interact in real-time using the chat function which can be brought…

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Sarah Gavron Directing Masterclass

December 17, 2020 at11:00 am - 12:30 pm
$5 – $15

The Winnipeg Film Group is honored to announce a Directing Masterclass with acclaimed female director Sarah Gavron (Suffragette, Rocks). In just a few features British independent director Sarah Gavron has established herself as one of the best female directors working in contemporary film. Her new British feature ROCKS has some of the best reviews of the year. “A wonderful mixture of joyous and uplifting moments of friendship, womanhood, and teenage life, yet always embracing the humanity… Rocks is a truly stunning…

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Snowed In with the Village Conservatory

December 18, 2020 at8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
$25 – $35

Come celebrate the holiday season with all of us at the Village Conservatory for Music Theatre! In a heartwarming winter cabaret with our (g)host of Christmas Past, RobYn Slade, our class of 2020/21 will share holiday stories, traditions, songs, and performances to keep you warm and cozy this December. Curl up by the fire (or Holiday Log video on a loop) in your ugly sweater of choice to enjoy an evening of entertainment from the comfort of your own home. For…

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Film Composing with Liam Berry

December 19, 2020 - December 20, 2020
$20 – $40

These two day Film Composing workshops will explore techniques and processes of setting music to the screen. We’ll examine the masterworks of the past century, how composers approach writing music for film, technical terminology and procedures of the scoring studio. Day two will go over bringing this information into scoring a scene itself. Bring whatever musical experience you might have – lots or little – and, most importantly, a sense of humour, collaboration, and an open mind. Liam Berry is…

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January 2021

Wayne Arthur Gallery: Annual Group Show

January 1 - January 8
Free

I chose the theme "celebration" as I washed to include a piece based on my aunt's wedding from 1940. However, especially with COVID-19, everyone needs a little celebration of life right now. I have invited artists to be in this group show. Due to COVID-10, I thought I would have fewer artists than usual. Originally I planned to accept the first 25 artists and allow two pieces each, However as some pieces were to be quite large, I set a…

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One-on-one Screenwriting with Linda Coffey

January 11 - January 22
$20 – $100

This workshop will be split up into two parts -- a 90-minute screenwriting lecture via Zoom on January 11th, 7:30PM, and a one-on-one session, where Linda will work collaboratively with the participants and provide feedback about the individual submitted narrative projects. In addition, the participants will receive valuable information on the current Canadian market place considerations. The instructor is open different genres and will review TV scripts, feature film scripts, web series and other market driven projects. Participant Eligibility: This training…

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Embracing and Encouraging Diversity Workshop

January 11 - January 25
$25

Join members of the Manitoba choral community as we explore topics in unconscious bias, diversity, inclusion, and anti-racism in the choral arts. Facilitated by Terrence M. Taylor of COR Perspectives, this workshop will be broken up into three 90-minute sessions. Join us for one, two, or all three sessions: Session 1, January 11 @ 7pm - Unconscious Bias Session 2, January 18 @ 7pm - Embrace & Encourage Diversity, Part 1 Session 3, January 25 @ 7pm - Embrace &…

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Visual Arts Touring Program

January 13
$150

We are accepting applications to the Touring Exhibition Program. MAN provides rural communities with high quality, cost-effective exhibitions by covering all expenses such as shipping, insurance, packing and crating, signage, didactic labels, and artist fees for a one-month member booking fee of $150. Exhibitions that are selected each year are from both emerging and professional artists, present a range of media and themes, and feature both challenging contemporary work and traditional approaches to art-making through solo, two-person, and group exhibitions.…

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Adventure Filmmakers Workshop 2021

January 13
$25

The Adventure Filmmakers Workshop is an exceptional chance for independent and emerging filmmakers to advance their skills under the guidance of two of the world’s premier and proven adventure filmmakers. During this 4 week online program, participants will learn insider skills to hone their craft, strengthen their narratives, interact online with fellow filmmakers during group critique sessions, and will receive guidance on small independent projects throughout the course. Guest speakers will provide expertise in the areas of storytelling, audio, editing…

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The Art of the Music Video with Ryan Steel

January 16 at1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
$10 – $20

In “The Art of the Music Video” workshop you will learn the building blocks of making a music video. We’ll go over the steps from conceptualization to shooting to editing the final product. From case studies you’ll learn the in’s and out’s of making videos that stand out. You’ll also learn tips on getting into actually making music videos. “Ryan Steel” is an independent filmmaker and animator from Treaty 1 Territory. He has made music videos for bands such as Begonia,…

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Webinar: Board Succession Planning

January 18 at8:00 am - 5:00 pm
$10

Board succession planning is essential to good governance as it sets the stage for board engagement, performance and effective leadership. This webinar will provide tips and strategies to prepare for board members leaving the board and have a plan to replace them with the necessary skills to minimize risk and the transition period. Who should attend: Participants can include Board members, Executive Directors, and anyone who is interested in learning more about this topic. Facilitator: Tracy Douglass has been involved…

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Indigenous Leadership | Negotiation Skills Training Online (2-day)

January 19 - January 20
$1195

Many Indigenous communities and organizations are in negotiations, or are preparing to negotiate, on important issues such as land claims, self-governance, fiscal arrangements, natural resources, co-management agreements, and business partnerships. You will learn and practice each step in the negotiation process by using proven interest-based negotiation techniques. What does the program offer? Community and organizational interest and position clarification to determine your goals for the negotiation outcomes A community and individual-based approach to planning participation and support in the negotiation…

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Write Over Here: Open Rezidency

January 20
$25

Write Over Here: Open Rezidency is a three week online self-directed residency, where self-motivated writers are invited to work within their community to engage with faculty to support their practice.  Participants will meet with the faculty team via Zoom for weekly gathering where they cohort will come together to connect, share readings, and have deeper discussions on their process. Throughout the residency, faculty will offer one-on-one meetings, as well as workshops that explore different writing practices. Writers will have the…

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Girls in Gaming

January 20 at11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Free

Girls in Gaming is dedicated to creating a fun and collaborative space for young women and gender diverse students to explore the technical and creative possibilities of video game development. For teachers who are looking to supplement their curriculum with something fun and creative for students, these workshops are perfect for you! Originally designed for grades 7-9, NMM is expanding to include high school and post-secondary students. Our goal is to inspire the next generation of designers, creators, and engineers.…

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Manitoba Women in Tech

January 20 at5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Free

MBWit is thrilled to present the next virtual meetup happening on January 20, 2021. Jane Helbrecht, a partner with Acuity HR Solutions, will share her knowledge on three common barriers women in tech face and two major shifts needed to put confidence into action moving forward. Overcoming Challenges: Barriers to Confidence Make a mind shift on what confidence looks and feels like in practice. Address three common barriers to confidence for women in tech Meet like-minded people who work in and with tech…

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Make and Grow Microgrants for MAWA Members

January 21
Free

Make and Grow Microgrants of $300 each are available to help fund creative projects in the visual arts and professional development. Tell us how we can help you achieve your shortterm goals and needs. Do you need to buy materials to make a particular piece? Rent a studio in which to create? Hire a senior artist for feedback, advice or help writing a grant application? Take a workshop? We seek project proposals from MAWA members at all levels of their…

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Manitoba Conservatory of Music and Arts: Ferry Cross the Mersey

January 21 at6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
$25

Join musicologist John Einarson in this groovy look back at Liverpool in the 1960’s. Get a deeper knowledge and appreciation for the sights and sounds that changed our world. Sit back and relax with your favourite snacks and invite friends from anywhere to join in on the fun – It’s a gas! For more information and to register, go to https://mcma.ca/ferry-cross-the-mersey/ Open to participants aged 14 and up.

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Grant Funding with Kevin Tabachnik

January 21 at7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
$10 – $20

Are you working on a project that needs funding? This grant writing workshop will help you learn how to craft a grant that encompasses the heart of your story and your unique passionate take on it. This workshop is recommended to people that are currently in the process of writing a grant. Day 1 – Overview of the Grant process (what is a grant) – Types of grants and funding (differences between funding streams) – Preparing for a grant (what…

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Online Beaded Earring Workshop with Jessie Pruden

January 23 at12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
$76 – $81

In this workshop, you will design your own small pair of fringe earrings. Using high quality Miyuki beads you will learn how to do a double brick stitch to see your creation come to life! To ensure the safety of the participants and instructor this workshop will be held online over Zoom. Workshop runs: Saturday, January 23, 2021 Registration deadline: Friday, January 15, 2021 Registration fees: MCML Members – $60 Non-members – $65 Kit fee: $16 Each supply kit contains…

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Mocap with your Webcam

January 25 at7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

Dance with a virtual body through your webcam and the RADiCAL AI-powered motion capture software! Designed with contemporary artists and dancers in mind; this will begin with an overview of motion capture techniques available today. The virtual hands-on component of the workshop will explore RADiCAL, an AI-powered motion capture tool, to generate data files from web camera recordings and apply the data to animate readymade avatars or 3D objects in Unity (free software). Workshop open to all skill levels, no…

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Indigenous Leadership | Leading Teams: Governance for Indigenous Councils and Boards – Online

January 26
$1695

Indigenous leaders, managers, and directors are faced with increasingly complex issues, accelerated change, and new ways of doing business. They are also finding new and creative ways to move beyond standard corporate models of governance to embrace culturally grounded models of Indigenous governance. This program will explore the structure and management of a governing body for maximum efficiency and effectiveness, with a particular focus on building solid foundations for Indigenous governance. Participants will come away with tools to understand their…

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