OPPORTUNITIES

Call for Black Workman Art’s Member Panelists for AROBA on March 1, 2021

A Room Of Black Artists: Black Mental Health Symposium and Action (AROBA) is the first of an annual symposium that promotes Black mental wellness in the arts community. We are seeking Workman Arts member artists who self-identify as Black Artists to participate in the capacity of panelists for the event. The deadline for expressions of interest is January 21 at 5 PM.

Call for Black Workman Art’s Member Note-Taker for AROBA on March 1, 2021

A Room Of Black Artists: Black Mental Health Symposium and Action (AROBA) is the first of an annual symposium that promotes Black mental wellness in the arts community. We are seeking a Workman Arts member artist who self-identifies as a Black Artist to act as a note taker for AROBA. The deadline for expressions of interest is January 21 at 5 PM.

Norman and Marsha Paul Family Trust

The Norman & Marsha Paul Family Trust has made a commitment to provide $60,000 in funding over the next three years (2018-2020) to support member artists with costs associated with Workman Arts exhibitions and presentations.

The Paul Family Trust (PFT) assists Workman Arts member artists with production costs associated with Workman Arts exhibitions. To be eligible for this fund, you must have confirmation that your work has been accepted into one of our exhibitions (such as Being Scene or Rendezvous with Madness) and be a current active member.

Art Sales and Rental Participation

The Art Sales and Rental program is undergoing some changes. At this time we are not accepting any applications.

Workman Arts Promotional Artwork Submissions

If you are interested in having your work featured in Workman Arts’ promotional material, please follow the submission guidelines.

George Hardy from the waist up, wearing a bowtie and jacket and tipping his brimmed hat in one hand above his head.

George Hardy Scholarship

The George Hardy scholarship was established in honour of Workman Artist George Hardy to support professional development opportunities for Workman Arts members.

OAC Recommender Grants for Theatre Creators

Workman Arts is a recommender for the Ontario Arts Council’s (OAC) Recommender Grants for Theatre Creators, a program to assist theatre creators to develop new work. The minimum grant awarded is $1,000 and the maximum is $5,000. Deadline for applications: November 30, 2020, 1 pm ET.

OAC Exhibition Assistance Grants

Workman Arts is a recommender for the Ontario Arts Council’s (OAC) Exhibition Assistance Grants, a program that provides funding for presentation costs for confirmed exhibitions to artists living in Ontario. The minimum grant awarded is $500 and the maximum is $2,000. Deadline for applications: January 11, 2021, 1 pm ET.