News Release

Artistic energy thrives at the Shenkman Arts Centre: 2013-14 ARTicipate Grant Recipients Announced
November 26, 2013

AOE Arts Council is pleased to announce the list of 2013-14 ARTicipate Endowment Fund Grant recipients.  A total of $18,750 has been awarded to five artists and eight arts organizations to support innovative projects, exhibits and programming at the Centre.

Now in its fourth year, the ARTicipate Endowment Fund Grant Program has distributed $246,287 to date in grants. The ARTicipate Endowment Fund was established in 2007 by AOE Arts Council to foster artistic activities, programming and services at the Shenkman Arts Centre. For more information about the Fund, the ARTicipate Grant Program or to make a donation, visit articipate.ca.

Artists

Recipient

Discipline

Project

Grant

Clements, Raymond John

Visual Art

OCEANUS: exhibit of abstract acrylic paintings
Jan. 7 - 27, 2014
LaLande + Doyle Exhibition Space

$1000

Dupuis, Virginia

Visual Art

ENTANGLED: exhibition of large scale paintings

Feb. 4 – 24, 2014
LaLande + Doyle Exhibition Space

$750

Johnson, Sayward

Visual Art

VERDIGRIS: exhibition of copper canvases
Jan. 9-Feb. 11, 2014
Trinity Art Gallery

$750

Lamontagne, Doris

Photography

A PRIORI: original photography exhibit
Oct. 26 – Nov. 26, 2013
Trinity Art Gallery

$1000

Patil, Anjali

Dance

UNBOUND: new Kathak dance solo choreography

March 4, 2013
Richcraft Theatre

$1000

 

Groups

Recipient

Discipline

Project

Grant

Aroha Fine Arts

Dance

BLUE: new Kathak group dance choreography
July 9, 2013
Richcraft Theatre

$2000

De Armas, Miguel

Music

An Evening of Latin Jazz: performance of Afro-Cuban rhythms mixed with jazz standards and improvisation
Oct. 4, 2013

Richcraft Theatre

$2000

Orléans Festival d’Orléans

Visual Art

Community art installation: Marc Walter, mixed-media environmental artist
May 31-June 1, 2014
Shenkman Arts Centre

$1500

Tale Wagging Theatre

Theatre

What are friends for?: new dramatic comedy
May 3, 2014
Orléans Star – L’Express Music Studio

$1250

Tara Luz Danse

Dance

En studio avec nous: new programming for families and teens
2013: Sept. 29, Dec. 8

2014: Feb. 16, March 30

Ottawa Citizen Dance Studio

$2000

Théâtre du Village Orléans Inc.

Theatre

Performance : excerpts from author René de Obaldia
Nov. 20-24, 2013

Richcraft Theatre

$2000

Rag & Bone Puppet Theatre

Theatre

The Last Polar Bears: new puppet-play based on “ The Last Polar Bears” by Harry Horse
March 8-9, 2013
Orléans Star – L’Express Music Studio

$2000

Vintage Stock Theatre

Theatre

A Very Little Christmas Play: presentation of play about ‘little’ or amateur theatre
Dec. 2-7, 2013
Richcraft Theatre

$1500

 *See more detailed descriptions of each project online at www.articipate.ca