2018-19 Recipients

Recipient

Project

Alicia Mercedes Benz

$1,000

November 22, 2018 to January 8, 2019

Trinity Art Gallery, Salon B

Achromatically Inclined

Achromatically Inclined is an exploration into the elegant simplicity of a limited palette, materials are placed to catch light while accentuating the design in order to create an engaging piece.

Visual Art

Aroha Fine Arts

$2,225

September 21 and 22, 2018

Richcraft Theatre and Upper Lobby

ArohaFest 2018

2nd edition of ArohaFest, an inclusive two-day South Asian Arts Festival that celebrates both Canada and the diversity that has become so synonymous with our community.

Dance, Music, Theatre, Visual Arts

Brenda Dunn

$1,000

February 5 to 21, 2019

LaLande + Doyle Exhibition Space

The Living Colouring Book

So often, in gallery settings, we are told not to touch the artworks. To challenge this taboo, Brenda will create a giant colouring book for the audience to colour in built from their suggestions.

Mixed Media, Community Engaged Arts

Coro Vivo Ottawa Inc.

$2,225

April 26, 2019

Harold Shenkman Hall

Haydn’s Mass in D Minor “Nelson Mass”

Coro Vivo Ottawa, joined by the Choral ensemble of the Conservatoire de musique, will perform Haydn's Mass in D Minor "Nelson Mass" with classical orchestra and soloists April 26, 2019.

Music

Diane Laundy

$1,000

August 23 to September 18, 2018

Trinity Art Gallery Salon A

Kaleidos

This exhibition takes the viewer beyond the original photographic image to delve into the intricate details, patterns and textures of natural and architectural subjects.

Visual Art

MDA Productions

$2,225

February 9, 2019

Richcraft Theatre

Cabaret Caribe

Cabaret Caribe is a multi-disciplinary show presented exclusively in a Cabaret setting. A unique creation of Caribbean songs and vibrant dances.

Dance, Music

Pontiac Artists' Association

$2,225

January 4 to 23, 2019

LaLande + Doyle Exhibition Space

Metamorphosis - Traveling show

Seven artists from the Pontiac are challenged to stretch their creativity by adding new dimensions to their work.

Visual Arts

Rag & Bone Puppet Theatre

$2,225

March 13, 2019

Ottawa Citizen Dance Studio

The Cow Show

A revival of The Cow Show presented in two performances during March Break, 2019.

Theatre

Ralitsa Tcholakova

$1,250

Exhibit: October 2 to 21, 2018

LaLande + Doyle Exhibition Space

Concert: October 19, 2019

Richcraft Theatre

Exhibit: The Power of Free Spirit - The fate of the Jews in Bulgaria &
Concert: Hebrew Melody

The exhibit and the concert are promoting peace and dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the saving of the Bulgarian Jewish people (close to 50,000) during the WWII.

Music, Visual Art

Ralph Nevins

$1,000

January 10 to February 12, 2019

Trinity Art Gallery Salon B

Cirrus'ly

An interactive cloudy exhibit presenting elements of Conway's Game of Life and new media art; completely artificial in nature.

Visual Art

Sarah Lacy

$1,000

February 5 to 21, 2019

LaLande + Doyle Exhibition Space

Un(fashion)able

Un(fashion)able is a show about self-possessed women that the viewer cannot fashion into whoever they want. They are painted unfashionably, eschewing a contemporary aesthetic for an 18th century one.

Visual Art

Second Step

$2,200

April 14 to 16, 2018

Richcraft Theatre

Light(less)

Light(less) is an original play without words which uses comedic physical theatre, live music, and shadow puppetry to create a captivating performance for all ages.

Dance, Music, Theatre

Sonia St Michel | Anjali Patil Dance Collective

$2,225

March 20, 2019

Richcraft Theatre

Mystique

Create, produce and present a 60-minute contemporary work - an exploration of the mystical journey of one's self. The work will be based on based on Kathak and Odissi dance forms.

Dance

Tara Luz Danse

$2,225

September 29, 2018 and            February 16, 2019

Ottawa Citizen Dance Studio

Step into the Studio: Saison 2018/2019

Tara Luz Danse will present ‘Step into the Studio’ a simple and accessible introduction to the world of contemporary dance through playful movement games.

Dance

Théâtre du village Orléans inc.

$2,225

November 12 to 18, 2018

Richcraft Theatre

COMÉDIE DANS LE NOIR (Play)

A witty comedy by Peter Shaffer. A power failure forces the characters to move around in the dark, causing a thousand disasters. The public, who can see everything, delights in their misadventures !

Theatre