Thursday 18 October 2012

Grant Writing Workshop with Ellyn Walker

Saturday, November 3, 2012
XPACE Cultural Centre
58 Ossington Avenue

It’s that time of year! Grant deadlines are coming up and we want to give you a leg up on applying for them.

This is your how-to guide! In this workshop, our guest speaker Ellyn Walker will cover:

- Choosing the right grant
- Writing a project proposal
- Support Material
- What to include on a CV
- Budget Balance

Also, you may bring in any applications you are currently working on to get specific advice.

Ellyn Walker is a writer, curator and arts administrator based in Toronto, Canada. Her work has been published internationally, and her curatorial practice engages social methodologies in communicating difference. She works and sits on the Board of Directors for various artist-run centres and public institutions, and has taught various workshops on professional development in the cultural sector. Ellyn has studied art history and studio practice at McGill University and the University of Toronto, and is currently an MFA candidate at OCAD University in the Curatorial Practices and Criticism program.

*Please RSVP to to reserve your spot. Remember, spaces are limited so make sure to reserve asap to ensure your attendance. Workshop is FREE!

Upcoming Grant Deadlines
(Media Artists: November 5, 2012)
(Visual Artists, Emerging: December 3, 2012)
(Visual Arts Projects: December 17, 2012)

Tuesday 9 October 2012


Upcoming at XPACE (and our last event at 58 Ossington- we're moving!) is our third annual Zine Fair. We are currently accepting submissions for vendors. We are looking for artists that make zines, comics, small press, screenprints, crafty items and even baked goods. Spots fill up fast so reserve a table ASAP at

The Zine Fair will be held Saturday, November 24th from 12-6pm. Tables are free.