Years

Grants Awarded in 2016

INDIVIDUAL ARTIST GRANTS for Artists Working In All Artistic Disciplines

134 requests: $519,044
56 awarded: $219,550
Recipients:

Abigail Auld
Jolene Bailie
Zorya Baskier-Pasternak
Irene Bindi
Cullen Bingeman
Lawrence Bird
Sandra CampbellK
Karen Cornelius
Sarah Crawley
Alexis Dirks
Daniel Donahue
Diane Driedger
Lisa Ewasko
Michael Falk
Will Fawley
Claire Friesen
hannah godfrey
Carolyn Gray
Janelle Hacault
Jamie Hay
Kathleen Hiley
Takashi Iwasaki
Phillippe-Alexandre Jacques
James (jaymez) Jansen
Steve Kirby
Kevin Klassen
Thomas Kohut
Frances Koncan
Rob Kovitz
Jesse Krause
Megan Krause
Trevor Kristjanson
J.J. Kegan McFadden
Iain Ross McMillan
Divya Mehra
Andrew Milne
Elma Grace Nickel
David Oro
Heidi Ouellette
Debbie Patterson
asiniig (charlie) peters
Ellen Peterson
Heidi Phillips
Cameron Popham
Johanna Riley
Orjan Sandred
Timothy Schouten
Suzie Smith
Jennifer Still
Leonard Sumner
Jason Tait
Robert Taite
Daniel Thau-Eleff
Robyn Thomson Kacki
Neil Weisensel

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT GRANT PROGRAM for Artists & Arts Administrators

89 requests: $69,750
78 awarded: $44,250
Recipients:

Susan Algie
Sasha Amaya
Abigail Auld
Sonya Ballantyne
Jocelyne Baribeau
Ian Bawa
Lawrence Bird
Michael Blais
Roger Boyer
Erna Buffie
Giuseppe Condello
Daniel Craig
Kimberly Craig
Hilary Crist
Sage Daniels
Shannon Darby
Paul De Gurse
Alain Delannoy
Laura Elliott
Joanne Epp
Christine Fellows
Laurelle Froese
Jocelyn Gould
Ufuk Gueray
Kari Hagness
Cody Halcrow
Gilles Hébert
Richard Holden
Ming Hon
James (jaymez) Jansen
Charles Johnston
Christine Kirouac
Lindsey Koepke
Heather Komus
Frances Koncan
Laurie Lam
Daina Leitold
Monica Lowe
Monica Martinez
Brenda McLean
Erica Mendritzki
Philippe Meunier
Andrew Milne
Milos Mitrovic
Kristin Nelson
Josiah Neufeld
Justin Otto
Melentie Pandilovski
Geneviève Pelletier
Danielle Peters
Tracy Peters
Ellen Peterson
Andrea Roberts
Alison Robson
Darlene Ronald
Taylor Schapf
Chris Sigurdson
Christopher Sobczak
Sheila Spence
Bruce Symaka
Brittany Thiessen
Theresa Thordarson
Diana Thorneycroft
Treasure Waddell
Alissa Watson
Elizabeth Whitbread
Lindsey White
Kyle Wong
Monica Wood
David Wowchuk
Collin Zipp

PROJECT GRANTS for Arts Organizations and Collectives

33 requests: $295,300
21 awarded: $173,000
Recipients:

ArtsJunktion
Artspace
Centre for Contemporary Canadian Art
First Fridays in the Exchange
Gallery 1C03
Long Take Performance Collective
Manitoba Craft Council
Manitoba Cultural Society of the Deaf
Manitoba Underground Opera
Mennonite Literary Society
Polycoro Chamber Choir
Rady Jewish Community Centre
Royal Canoe
Sick + Twisted
Storefront Manitoba
Theatre by the River
Theatre Incarnate
Urban Indigenous Theatre Company
Weather Parade Dance Theatre
Winnipeg Classical Guitar Society
Young Lungs Dance Exchange

OPERATING GRANTS for Arts Organizations (Year 2 of a 3-Year Cycle)

38 requests: $3,309,043
38 awarded: $3,128,265
Recipients:

aceartinc.
Arts Manitoba Publications
Le Cercle Molière
Festival du Voyageur
Folk Arts Council of Winnipeg
Freeze Frame: Storyline FX
Gas Station Arts Centre
Jazz Winnipeg
Manitoba Chamber Orchestra
Manitoba Conservatory of Music & Arts
Manitoba Opera Association
Manitoba Printmakers Association
Manitoba Theatre for Young People
Mentoring Artists for Women's Art
National Screen Institute - Canada
PLATFORM: centre for photographic + digital arts
Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art
Prairie Fire Press
Prairie Theatre Exchange
Rainbow Stage
Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre
Royal Winnipeg Ballet
Sarasvàti Dramatic Theatre Productions and Repertory
The School of Contemporary Dancers
Shakespeare in the Ruins
Theatre Projects Manitoba
Urban Shaman: Contemporary Aboriginal Art
Video Pool Media Arts Centre
West End Cultural Centre
Winnipeg Art Gallery
Winnipeg Centennial Folk Festival
Winnipeg Film Group
Winnipeg International Children's Festival
Winnipeg International Writers Festival
Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra
Winnipeg Jewish Theatre
Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra
Winnipeg's Contemporary Dancers

PROGRAMMING SUPPORT GRANTS for Arts Organizations (2 Year Agreement)

25 requests: $268,655
25 awarded: $268,655
Recipients:

Aboriginal Music Manitoba
Agassiz Music
Association of Manitoba Book Publishers
Camerata Nova
Contemporary Verse 2
Dry Cold Productions
Gearshifting Performance Works
Gilbert & Sullivan Society of Winnipeg
GroundSwell
La Maison des artistes
Manitoba Association of Playwrights
Manitoba Choral Association
Manitoba Writers Guild
Nafro Dance Productions
Quanz Dance Company
Rosamunde Summer Music Academy
send + receive
The Little Opera Company
Virtuosi Concerts
Winnipeg Gay and Lesbian Film Society
Winnipeg Music Festival
Winnipeg Philharmonic Choir
Winnipeg Singers
Winnipeg Youth Orchestras
WNDX

Assessors for 2016: Sharon Bajer, Andrew Balfour, Dave Barber, Mark Cameron, Warren Cariou, Elvira Finnigan, Clarise Foster, Brenna George, Odette Heyn, Kathleen Hiley, Tom Keenan, Niki Little, Heidi Malazdrewich, J.J. Kegan McFadden, Johanna Riley, Sid Robinovitch, Kaoru Ryan Suzuki, Collin Zipp.