Pianos in the Park

Every Friday at noon this summer. Listen or sign up to play.

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AGM and Reception

Wed June 6, 7pm

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Ottawa Cultural Alliance

Arms-Length Cultural Development Feasibility Study. Have your say June 20 at the open consultation.

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Advocacy - Spring Update

It's an election year, be ready, be heard.

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SpaceFinder Ottawa

Online tool for listing or finding spaces for meeting, creating, rehearsing, presenting, collaborating or gathering. Learn More

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ARTINIS Fri Oct 26.18

Save the date to attend our benefit soirée where Ottawa community comes out to support local Arts.

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Member Spotlight

The PepTides

Hailing from Ottawa, The PepTides is a nine-member indie pop band. The five singers and four instrumentalists draw on multiple genres including funk, soul, folk, and disco. The group is noted for its colourful live performances. A snapshot of Canadian diversity, The PepTides is an eclectic community with a rainbow of identities: girls and guys, LGBTQ and straight, English and French, black and white and in between, Ukrainian, Mexican, Guyanese, Cree, Québécois, Acadian, Armenian and Scottish.

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Current Opportunities

Participate in the Community Feedback session May 10

The Ottawa Cultural Alliance wants to learn more about our cultural sector’s needs and priorities and gather input from the cultural community about some of the options for advancing Ottawa’s cultural sector more effectively.

Have your say

ARTicipate Curtain Call Campaign Launched with Matching Gift Challenge!

The Shenkman Family Foundation will match any of your donations up to $100,000.

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Apply for an ARTicipate Project Grant

Funding is awarded for the presentation and exhibition of high quality artistic work in the Shenkman Arts Centre by local artists and arts organizations based in the Ottawa Region. Deadline: May 31.18

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Calendar of Events

Pianos in the Park

Thur May 17
11 am to 12 pm
Cumberland Seniors Park, 315 Centrum Blvd.

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Making $ as an artist - YALC

Wed May 30
6 pm to 8 pm
Wallack's Gallery
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CoffeeTalk - Writing CVs and Artist Statements

Wed June 13
From 10 to 11:30 am
AOE Arts Council Satellite Office (West)

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What's Happening


A.M. Benz and Brenda Dunn
May 10 to June 12

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Be Generous & Creative!

Give to the ARTicipate Endowment Fund and support local artists who want to present and exhibit at the Shenkman Arts Centre.

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Funders & Sponsors

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