Category: For Artists + Designers

Growing Greener Enterprise 2016

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 23 Indigenous artists (18+, Toronto) for 2016 Growing Greener Enterprise Indigenous Vendor Incubator @ Evergreen Brick Works VIEW THE PROGRAM & APPLY NOW (PDF) Are you an experienced, culturally-based small business vendor or food artisan? Are you an artist or performer looking to reach a cross-cultural audience? Do you identify as Indigenous to Canada? […]

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CALL FOR ILLUSTRATIONS – imagineNATIVE and Setsuné Tote Bag Project

Deadline: September 16, 2016 APPLY NOW Setsuné Indigenous Fashion Incubator and imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival are partnering for the second year on the Tote Bag Illustration Project! In 2015, Victoria Ransom (Mohawk of Akwesasne) was the selected artist for this project. Her work, Turtle Island Harmony, used traditional Iroquois motifs that aesthetically represented […]

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Setsuné Collective Creation Project 2015/2016

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS Deadline Extended: October 23 download the application & guidelines (PDF) The Setsuné Indigenous Fashion Incubator is accepting applications for its inaugural Collective Creation Project from Indigenous women artists of all professional levels working in diverse arts practices. Priority will be given to those who participated in the Setsuné 2015 Research and Development […]

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Ontario Arts Council

ABORIGINAL ARTS The Ontario Arts Council recognizes the diversity and distinct histories of Aboriginal peoples in Ontario. We have programs designed to support a wide range of Aboriginal artists and art forms in this province. Aboriginal artists working in all disciplines are encouraged to apply to OAC programs. Programs in the Aboriginal Arts office are […]

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Miziwe Biik Aboriginal Employment & Training – Projects

Miziwe Biik receives funding from Human Resources Development Canada through the Aboriginal Labour Force Development Circle to deliver the training programs to the Aboriginal community in the Greater Toronto Area. Miziwe Biik offers different funding programs to Aboriginal organizations and businesses, which all aim to assist with employing or training our clients. www.miziwebiik.com/project-page–list.html

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Passion For Fashion

In partnership with the Toronto Fashion Incubator (TFI) the program offers workshops on starting your own fashion business, developing a line, sales and marketing, and how to do presentations. Youth may qualify for one-on-one mentorship with top industry professionals and learn from the industry guest speaker series. Passion for Fashion participants receive materials and the […]

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The Festival features a rich mixture of traditional and contemporary visual and performing artists from each Yukon First Nation, as well as visiting artists from British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Alaska and Greenland. The interweaving of music, dance, storytelling, traditional arts and crafts, and workshops with the warmth of the Yukon spirit will ensure this Festival […]

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