If so, then join us for Myseum Connects: Borders and Barriers Creating Cultural Networks for Newcomers in partnership with the Centre for Social Innovation, a networking event for newcomers to meet and make connections with some of Toronto’s key arts & culture organization representatives.
We will have a keynote address by Dr. Duke Redbird and free workshops.
We look forward to connecting with you!
- Introduction to Grants facilitated by Ontario Arts Council
Join the Ontario Arts Council for a free grant writing information session. Learn about the Skills and Career Development: Indigenous Arts Professionals and Arts Professionals of Colour program, other OAC programs, and applying using Nova, OAC’s online application system.
- Staying Updated facilitated by Paralia Newcomer Arts Network
This workshop, geared towards emerging visual artists and arts administrators, will provide tips and online resources to keep yourself up-to-date with call for submissions, work opportunities, grants, and arts & culture related events taking place across Toronto.
- Employment in Arts and Culture facilitated by WorkInCulture
The cultural sector embraces a wide range of disciplines including music, dance, theatre, film, literature, heritage, craft, visual art and design. The City of Toronto in particular, has a strong and vibrant cultural sector that continues to grow, attract, and develop a community of workers who are eager to showcase their creativity and talents. Join WorkInCulture for an introduction into the employment in the cultural sector – you will receive an overview of arts & culture career paths and resources to help you understand how your skills could be applied to a range of employment opportunities
BORDERS + BARRIERS
10:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Centre for Social Innovation
192 Spadina Ave, Toronto, ON
Free (donations are welcomed!)
Schedule of Events:
- 9:30 AM: Doors open
- 10 AM: Keynote Speech, Dr. Duke Redbird
- 11:30 AM: Workshops
- 12:30 PM: Workshops
- 1:30 – 2:30 PM: Lunch & open networking