Shenkman Arts Centre Resident Arts Partner

AOE Arts Council is a co-founder and proud resident arts partner at the Shenkman Arts Centre. We help assure that the voice of the arts community is heard at the planning, programming and promotional levels for the Centre and the community it serves. We also contribute to the range of activities offered and undertake joint ventures with other resident arts partners (list and link to who they are)

Our office is also home base for Resident Company, Tara Luz Danse.

Co-chair Shenkman Arts Centre Community Leadership Team

Governance and implementation of the Shenkman Arts Centre’s 2015-2020 Strategic Plan is overseen by a Community Leadership Team. As a resident arts partner representing the local arts community, AOE Art Council’s Executive Director co-chairs this group and two managers (Programs and Communications) serve on working committees. An annual report was published upon completion of its first year in 2016 showing over 50 people engaged in the process.

Co-presenter of activities at the Centre

AOE Arts Council collaborates with City of Ottawa programmers and Ottawa School of Art to hold 11 monthly “Meet the Artist” Sunday art exhibit/experiences and vernissages including one during Culture Days.

Other Arts and Culture Community Partners

AOE Arts Council collaborates with the following arts and culture service organizations across the Ottawa region: