Recommender Grants

OAC Exhibition Assistance Grant

Application deadline: December 5th, 2017 

Tangled is currently accepting applications for the OAC’s Exhibition Assistance funding. The Exhibition Assistance program provides grants of $500 to $1,500 to assist artists with costs related to presenting their work in a confirmed, upcoming exhibition. This program is open to Ontario-based professional visual artists, craft artists, media artists and artist collectives who have a confirmed, upcoming public exhibition. Exhibitions in Ontario, in other Canadian provinces, and in international locations are all eligible. Tangled accepts applications from artists who identify as disabled, Deaf, and Mad.

Applications must be submitted before exhibitions are mounted.

Please read the Program Guidelines by clicking here, which includes information about eligible expenses before writing up your application.

To apply, you need to submit

Important: Applications to OAC recommender programs are made by completing a fillable PDF form, not through the Nova online application.
Please email your completed application to info@tangledarts.org with “Exhibition Assistance Grant Application” as the subject line.
For hard copy submissions by mail or drop off in person, please submit 3 copies of the filled out application.

Tangled Art + Disability
S-122, 401 Richmond St. W
Toronto, ON
M5R 3A8

We will get back to you within eight weeks about whether or not we’ve recommended your project be funded by the OAC.

OAC Theatre Creators Reserve Grant

Application Deadline: December 5, 2017

Are you a theatre artist or a playwright who identifies as a disabled, Mad, or D/deaf person?
Tangled is currently accepting applications for the OAC’s Theatre Creators’ Reserve funding. This program provides grants of $1000 to $5,000 to assist theatre creators, playwrights, and informal collectives with costs related to developing a theatrical work, including developing relationships with other theatre artists.
Please read the Program Guidelines by clicking here, which includes information about eligible expenses before writing up your application.

To apply, you need to submit

  • An application to the recommender
  • A resume or CV
  • A proposed budget (see Program Guidelines for a list of eligible expenses)
  • A brief description of your project (up to 500 words)
  • Support materials relevant to this grant application (eg: documentation of the work that will be performed).

Please email your completed application to info@tangledarts.org with “Theatre Creators’ Reserve Grant Application” as the subject line.
For hard copy submissions by mail or drop off in person, please submit 3 copies of the filled out application.

Tangled Art + Disability
S-122, 401 Richmond St. W
Toronto, ON
M5R 3A8

We will get back to you within eight weeks about whether or not we’ve recommended your project be funded by the OAC.

APPLICATION SUPPORT

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  • To connect with Tangled staff about this program, please email info@tangledarts.org with the subject line “Exhibition Assistance Grant Question” or call us at 647-725-5064
  • You can connect with the OAC staff responsible for this funding program. For Theatre Creators Reserve Grant, contact  Lucy Gouveia, Theatre Program Administrator, 416-969-7432, toll-free 1-800-387-0058 extension 7432 lgouveia@arts.on.ca. For Exhibition Assistance Grant, contact Caroline Cotter, Program Administrator, 416-969-7455, toll-free 1-800-387-0058 extension 7455, ccotter@arts.on.ca.

Tangled is proud to be an Ontario Arts Council Recommender organization for the Theatre Creator Reserve Grant and the Exhibition Assistance Grant.