Creative Manitoba: Grant Writing with Bev Pike (Expert Advice for Indie Artists), March 5

Creative Manitoba

Grant Writing with Bev Pike (Expert Advice for Indie Artists)

Date: Thursday, March 5, 2020

Time: various sessions available between 9:45 am and 3:15pm

Price: $30/hour for Creative Manitoba members (video conferencing available)

Creative Manitoba is proud to offer our members and 245 McDermot tenants the chance to participate in our Expert Advice for Indie Artists Program, which provides access to personalized one-on-one coaching with arts professionals.

Coach: Bev Pike has raised millions of dollars in art funding as a grant writer for artists and organizations since 1984. As an artist, she has received senior arts grants from the Winnipeg Arts Council, Manitoba Arts Council and Canada Council. Pike is known for her large-scale land-form paintings, her videos and her artist-books that have been shown across Canada in solo and group exhibitions. Her works are held in the Tate Modern and the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, England as well as in public and private collections across North America. Pike's current artistic research includes performative landscape, underground shell grottoes and other Baroque spectacles.

Areas of expertise:

· Grant writing

· Funding agencies (WAC, MAC, CCA, etc.)

· Artists statements, Bios, CVs