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Fire Keepers Indigenous Song Circle: Unleashing Indigenous Excellence Across Communities

Unleashing Indigenous Excellence Across Communities

From October 10 to 19, 2023, the tour will journey across municipalities in Manitoba and Saskatchewan, promising an unforgettable musical experience. This dynamic tour includes multi-award-winning Indigenous…

Showcasing Artists poster for the 2023 Manitoba Showcase Conference

Lineup for 2023 Manitoba Showcase and RBC Touring & Showcase Program 

Manitoba Arts Network (MAN) is delighted to unveil the stellar lineup of artists for the much-anticipated 2023 Manitoba Showcase Conference and RBC Touring & Showcase Program, taking place from October 26 to 29 in Steinbach, Manitoba…

Exclusive Offers for New Delegates Attending the 2023 Manitoba Showcase!

MAN is thrilled to introduce a special treat for first-time delegates from libraries, museums, and festivals, as well as those joining us from beyond Manitoba’s borders. Act quickly, as the deadlines for early bird registration and travel subsidy applications are approaching on September 28, 2023…

national indigenous day

Indigenous Summer Tour

Summer tour showcases emerging artists
in Manitoba communities
Summer, live music, local talent and free
Does it get any better?

William Prince:
An opportunity we never dreamed
of having

JUNO Award winning singer-songwriter William Prince, recipient of many Western Canadian Music Awards and Canadian Folk Music Awards, has also played NPR Music’s Tiny Desk, written a song for Terry Fox and appeared on multiple national television broadcasts, all during the pandemic

Indigenous Rural
Arts Mentorship Program launch Announcement

From Within is an exhibition of works by artists Frances Cooper (metis), Annie Courchene (Anishinaabe), Tess Ray Houston (Cree) and Kristy Janvier (Dene), whose artwork reflects the Land as a foundational base within their own creative processes..

Manitoba Arts Network Announces fifteen rural concerts this July and August

To continue our goal of providing diverse programming for rural Manitoba communities, Manitoba Arts Network (MAN) is thrilled to announce that we have received funding from Canada Council for the Arts over the next three years to bring diverse, inclusive, and accessible live events to Indigenous and member communities each year.

Celebrate 3rd Online
Manitoba Rural Northern
Juried Art Show

Manitoba Arts Network is excited to announce that our 3rd annual online Manitoba Rural Northern Juried Art Show will open online October 5th, 2022.