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Artspace is hiring a Special Projects Associate (summer 2019)

Job description: The Special Projects Associate (SPA) will come up with and execute an artistic project of their own creation in order to boost the artistic nature of the building. The SPA will be expected to pitch the project to the Executive Director and be able to deliver it within the hours allotted, combined with […]

Hiring New Staff Part 1: How do you Pay Them?

Our Program Manager,  Cheryl Miki, details the process of paying new staff in this first post in a three-part series exploring the hiring of new staff . Hiring New Staff Part 1: How do you Pay Them? So you’ve decided to hire someone. Yay, new blood for the organization! In the non-profit community, where small […]

How to Read Financial Statements Part 3: The Balance Sheet

Cheryl Miki returns to close out her 3 part series exploring financial statements. You may access part 1 and 2 below. How to Read Financial Statements Part 1: Basic Profit and Loss How to Read Financial Statements Part 2: Complex Profit and Loss How to Read Financial Statements (Part 3 – Balance Sheet) Oh balance […]

How to Read Financial Statements Part 2: Complex Profit and Loss

This blog post is part 2 in a 3 part series exploring financial statements. For part 1, click here https://art-space.ca/how-to-read-financial-statements-part-1-basic-profit-loss-2/. How to Read Financial Statements (Part 2 – Complex Profit & Loss) If you’re just joining us, we’re all sitting at board meeting going over the latest financial statements that were just handed out by […]

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Fish, Rooftops and Alleyways: One Year at Artspace…

The following blog post is written by Dylan Jones, who is the administrative assistant at Artspace. You can find Dylan stocking the Little Library, guiding guests to the rooftop, or trying to load envelopes into the copier tray, poorly. Roughly, let’s say, a year ago, I typed a blog post, reflecting on my first few […]

How to Read Financial Statements Part 1: Basic Profit & Loss

This is the first blog post in a three part series exploring financial statements. Cheryl Miki is the program manager at Artspace and heads the Arts Management Program. So you’re at the board meeting of your favourite organization and the treasurer passes around a copy of the latest financial statements. Everyone gives them a respectable […]

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Earn my vote – commit to the arts

Why do you choose to live in Winnipeg? What would make it easy for you to keep choosing it as your home? Or what would make it easier to answer these questions? Election time is rife with debates about priorities, visions, spotlights on problems, or looming crises. Citizens engage in debate and politicians try to […]

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What’s a Drayway Anyways?

The following is written by guest blogger and current Drayway Art Lounge volunteer Teresa Horosko. Teresa is a writer and student at the University of Winnipeg in the Honours English program. The next Drayway Art Lounge will take place on Friday July 27th. The grand finale event will be held on September 7th. Recently I’ve […]

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CAS21 – Art as a Mountain

For the last two decades, the leaders of Canada’s elite art institutions gather for what is called the Canadian Art Summit (CAS); a group whose membership requires an annual operating budget of at least 3 million dollars.  Furthermore, the task of organizing such an event is bestowed to the group Business for the Arts. In […]

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Special Projects Associate

Artspace is hiring a Special Projects Associate Conditions: This position is made available through the Canada Summer Works program; as such, eligible candidates must be full time students. The position is a term contract of 240 hours, which must be worked between June and August 2018 . The rate of pay is $13/h. Job description: […]