Our New Website

We are currently building our new site, thanks for your patience.

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New Year’s Levee

Meet our community of artists and arts supporters.

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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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Advocacy Update

The Arts help build strong communities with many creative, social and economic benefits.

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Member Directory

Discover the talents of our members and how they contribute to our city’s growing creative community.

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Young Arts Professional Intensive Mentorship Program

Providing opportunities to jump start young arts careers.

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Member Spotlight

Propeller Dance

Propeller Dance is an integrated arts organization based in Ottawa with the sole mandate of providing dance programming to persons with and without disability. Propeller Dance believes that everyone deserves access to dance and the arts, not only as audiences, but as movers, students, trainers and choreographers.

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Current Opportunities

SpaceFinder Ottawa Call for Listings

List your Space for meeting, creating, rehearsing, presenting, collaborating, gathering, or celebrating. Be part of this new online tool for Ottawa.

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Coffee Talk - Jan 10

Join us for coffee, good conversation on a topic and a chance to ask your questions. Come out to meet other artists and share. Free for AOE Arts Council members.

Belonging has its benefits

We serve artists and arts groups across the Ottawa region from all disciplines and all levels of practice from amateur, to emerging and professional. Members benefit from timely opportunities, special services and resources.

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Calendar of Events

AOE Arts Council’s New Year’s Levee

Jan 7, 2018
From 1:00 to 4:00 pm

CoffeeTalk: Membership Benefits

Jan 10, 2018
From 10:00 to 11:30 am

What's Happening

Faces and places: Neighborhood Arts 150 Photo Exhibit


Andrew Alexander Jan 7 – Jan 19, 2018


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