Benefits of Membership

When you become a member of the Manitoba Arts Network, you gain access to knowledge of fellow artists and organizations that will benefit the work you do in your own community.

Your participation in the Network will strengthen our ever-growing province-wide community of arts organizations – together we can achieve so much more than we can alone.

ORGANIZATION BENEFITS

  • Gain access to a national network of performing, visual, and literary arts
  • Receive assistance negotiating artist fees and booking shows 
  • Host low cost, quality touring art exhibitions
  • Reduced fees for bookings
  • Listing on the MAN website and in the Manitoba Arts Directory
  • Receive a hard copy of MAN’s Annual Report
  • Opportunity to host Manitoba Showcase; MAN’s annual conference and arts event
  • Reduced Showcase registration fee
  • Opportunity to participate on the Showcase Jury to select artists
  • Voting privileges for full members at AGM
  • Creative access on the Manitoba Arts Directory (creating a profile, event page, etc…)
  • Eligible to be nominated to sit on the Board
  • Receive MAN’s quarterly e-newsletter, The Network News
  • Collective buying power to book performing artists at better rates
  • Subsidized exhibition & workshop fees
  • Participate in nominations for our annual Member Recognition Award
  • Arts-focused, professional development opportunities

 
ARTIST BENEFITS

  • Access to our network of arts & cultural presenters, exhibitors, and audiences across Manitoba
  • Tour coordination assistance through our block-booking program
  • Reduced registration fees for Manitoba Showcase
  • Promotional assistance through our website and social media, and access to the media distribution chain cultivated by the Network 
  • Free listing in the Manitoba Arts Directory
  • The opportunity to participate in the Rural Art Mentorship Program
  • Receive MAN’s quarterly e-newsletter, The Network News
  • Creative access on the Manitoba Arts Directory (creating a profile, event page, etc…)
  • Arts-focused, professional development opportunities

Membership Application & Renewal