Having impact, bringing change
AOE Arts Council is a results-driven arts service organization. By 2020, we aim for a vibrant, diverse and thriving Ottawa arts scene to be at the heart of a strong community.
Through our collaborative efforts, we are working toward an inclusive and community-minded city, rich with arts and creativity where:
- residents can be inspired and engage with a diverse range of arts across the region
- arts professionals can have successful careers
- our region’s arts organizations are healthy and a vital part of their neighbourhoods
- the arts are seen as essential to our well-being
Our efforts focus on:
- Strengthening our local arts eco-system and the region’s arts organizations
- Helping emerging and developing artists to advance their careers
- Supporting our 400 member artists and arts groups
- Building partnerships and collaborations with those who share our belief that the Arts build strong, vibrant communities.