Years

Grants Awarded in 2015

INDIVIDUAL ARTIST GRANTS for Artists Working In All Artistic Disciplines

126 requests: $445,836
46 awarded: $184,200
Recipients:

Cecilia Araneda
Karen Asher
Kelly Bado
Jonathan Ball
Paula Blair
Patricia Bovey
Mark Cameron
Susan Chafe
Sarah Ciurysek
crys (crystal) cole
Tricia Cooper
Alexandra Elliott
Charlotte Enns-Braun
Christine Fellows
Gordon Fitzell
Brenna George
Ken Gregory
Mackenzie Gruer
Janelle Hacault
Brenda Hasiuk
Vincent Ho
Simon Hughes
Kyle Janzen
Frances Koncan
Justin Larrivee
Steven Leyden Cochrane
Jake MacDonald
Shaun Morin
Freya Olafson
Leigh Anne Parry
Matthew Peters
Sue Proctor
Peter Quanz
Dominique Rey
Mélanie Rocan
Barbara Romanik
Sonja Rosenberg
Angeline Schellenberg
Ryan Smoluk
Heather Tiede
Charlene Van Buekenhout
Mia van Leeuwen
Rhayne Vermette
Sam Vint
Douglas Whiteway
Collin Zipp

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT GRANT PROGRAM for Artists & Arts Administrators

90 requests: $70,000
75 awarded: $48,500
Recipients:

Karen Asher
Jaimz Asmundson
Jolene Bailie
Sharon Bajer
Pascal Boutroy
Ardith Boxall
Rick Chafe
Gwendolyn Collins
Tricia Cooper
Rodrigo Couto Beilfuss
Richie Diggs
Chantal Dupas
David Elias
Ray Fenwick
Clyde Finlay
Scott Fitzpatrick
Terri-Lynn Friesen
Kevin Gabel
Ingrid Gatin
Susan Gordon
Kari Hagness
Samantha Halas
Kimberly Hildebrand
Wren Hookey
Andrea Houssin
Alison James
Brent Johnson
Galen Johnson
Lisa Jorgensen
Thomas Kohut
Heather Komus
Robert Kotyk
Megan Krause
Jacqueline Loewen
Maria Martins-Karman
Hope McIntyre
Erica Mendritzki
Sarah Michaelson
Maurice Mierau
Carmelo Militano
Bernie Miller
James Patterson
Gislina Patterson
Debbie Patterson
Theo Pelmus
Samantha Penner
Tracy Peters
Heidi Phillips
Isabella Pisapia
Oleg Pokhanovski
Andrea Reichert
Dominique Rey
Andrea Roberts
Alison (Ali) Robson
Elizabeth Roy
Joshua Ruth
Andraea Sartison
Lara Secord-Haid
Erin Senko
Sabrina Sethi
Cindy Marie Small
John Sparrow
Angie St.Mars
Marijka Stanowych
Avery Stedman
Tammy Sutherland
Margaret Switala
Daniel Thau-Eleff
Inga Torfadottir
David Troya
Susan Turner
Lindsey White
Vicki Young
Aaron Zeghers

PROJECT GRANTS for Arts Organizations and Collectives

27 requests: $230,870
16 awarded: $128,500
Recipients:

Artists in Healthcare Manitoba
First Fridays in the Exchange
Gallery 1C03
Gearshifting Performance Works
Manitoba Craft Council
Manitoba Early Music & Arts Festival
Manitoba Electronic Music Exhibition
Mennonite Literary Society (Rhubarb Magazine)
One Trunk Theatre
Parameter Press
Q Dance
Rosamunde Summer Music Academy
Theatre by the River
Women's Musical Club of Winnipeg
Young Lungs Dance Exchange
zone41 Theatre

OPERATING GRANTS for Arts Organizations (3- Year Agreement)

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)

23 requests: $240,825
23 awarded: $238,875
Recipients:

Aboriginal Music Manitoba
Agassiz Music
Association of Manitoba Book Publishers
Camerata Nova
Canzona
Contemporary Verse 2
Dry Cold Productions
The Gilbert & Sullivan Society of Winnipeg
Groundswell
The Little Opera Company
La Maison des artistes visuels francophones
Manitoba Association of Playwrights
Manitoba Choral Association
Manitoba Writers' Guild
NAfro Dance Productions
send + receive: a festival of sound
Virtuosi Concerts
Winnipeg Gay and Lesbian Film Society
Winnipeg Music Festival
Winnipeg Philharmonic Choir
Winnipeg Singers
Winnipeg Youth Orchestras
WNDX

Assessors for 2015:  Jim Agapito, Michael Boss, Ardith Boxall, Mel Braun, Rose Brow (Calgary, AB), Larry Desrochers, Su Ditta (Peterborough, ON), Victor Enns, Karla Ferguson, Gordon Gerrard (Vancouver, BC), Rea Kavanagh, Paula Kelly, Bill Kerr, Serena Keshavjee, Maurice Mierau, Kristin Nelson, Nicole Owens, Bev Pike, Sara Stasiuk, Tom Stroud, Joan Thomas, Faye Thomson, Natasha Torres-Garner, Neil Weisensel, Jennifer Woodbury (Brandon, MB), Jamie Wright.