CPAMO Ottawa Network: Free Workshop and Showcase Series

2019 dates of cpamo network events

Free Workshops and Showcase Nights for Immigrant and Refugee Artists of All Disciplines. Please contact Alicia Borisonik of World Folk Music Ottawa to register: or 819-329-4850

Workshops and Showcase Info:

1. Workshop with Alicia Borisonik: Pitching to Presenters
(NOTE: Not a showcase night)

Thursday, January 31st, 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
National Arts Centre
1 Elgin St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5W1

Artists will have the opportunity to learn from experienced presenters and representatives from the Ottawa-based arts organizations about how to present their artistic endeavors effectively. Presenters will have time allocated to discussing what catches their attention, inspires them to program, and opportunities coming up for artists to get involved with them.

2. Artist Showcase and Workshop with Arts Network Ottawa: Grant and Proposal Writing Basics

Friday, March 8th, 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Arts Court
2 Daly Ave, Ottawa, ON K1N 6E2

The workshop will focus on getting information about grants, developing relationships with grant officers, drafting/submitting grant applications.

3. Artist Showcase and Workshop with Manjit Basi: Develop your own road-map/career

Friday, May 3rd. 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Arts Court
2 Daly Ave, Ottawa, ON K1N 6E2

This will enable immigrants artists to focus on practical steps in building careers as artists and involve participating arts organizations in sharing experiences with immigrant and refugee artists.