Articles

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#CouncilSpotlight – Meagan Piercey Monafu

Oct 3, 2019

The Ottawa Arts Council supports artists and arts organizations through leadership, guidance and the provision of opportunities to advance our local creative potential.

Our series #CouncilSpotlight presents stories and experiences of Arts Council members and art award recipients... Read More >

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Welcome Erica and Braelyn

Oct 1, 2019

This month the Ottawa Arts Council is proud to introduce our two newest members: Erica and Braelyn. They will be working with us for the next few months to help organize events and manage our website, among other things. 

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Federal Election Toolkit

Sep 30, 2019

EThe federal election is less than three weeks away. Are you well informed on where our candidates stand on supporting the arts? We’ve pulled together some resources  to help you make an educated decision come election day.

Key dates

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Anna Frlan's artwork

#CouncilSpotlight – Anna Frlan

Sep 19, 2019

The Ottawa Arts Council supports artists and arts organizations through leadership, guidance and the provision of opportunities to advance our local creative potential.

Our series #CouncilSpotlight presents stories and experiences of Arts Council members and art award recipients... Read More >

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#CouncilSpotlight – Gary Franks

Aug 28, 2019

The Ottawa Arts Council supports artists and arts organizations through leadership, guidance and the provision of opportunities to advance our local creative potential.

Our series #CouncilSpotlight presents stories and experiences of Arts Council members and art award recipients.

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Artist checking for a site visit

Studio Space Ottawa

Aug 28, 2019

Kathy Bergquist recalled that the birth of Studio Space Ottawa started innocently enough with a neighbourhood walk she took in March. She noticed a for rent sign on a red stucco and cinder building that had originally been used to manufacture textiles for Sears.   For years she had been looking... Read More >

#CouncilSpotlight – Caroline Yergeau

Jul 24, 2019

The Ottawa Arts Council supports artists and arts organizations through leadership, guidance and the provision of opportunities to advance our local creative potential.

Our series #CouncilSpotlight presents stories and experiences of Arts Council members and art award recipients.

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#CouncilSpotlight – Yasmine El Mansouri

Jul 24, 2019

The Ottawa Arts Council supports artists and arts organizations through leadership, guidance and the provision of opportunities to advance our local creative potential.

Our series #CouncilSpotlight presents stories and experiences of Arts Council members and art award recipients.

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#CouncilSpotlight: Catherine Ballachey

Jun 17, 2019

The Ottawa Arts Council supports artists and arts organizations through leadership, guidance and the provision of opportunities to advance our local creative potential.

Our series #CouncilSpotlight presents stories and experiences of Arts Council members and art award recipients.

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#CouncilSpotlight: Jocelyn Todd

May 27, 2019

The Ottawa Arts Council supports artists and arts organizations through leadership, guidance and the provision of opportunities to advance our local creative potential.

Our series #CouncilSpotlight presents stories and experiences of Arts Council members and art award recipients.

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