Welcome to AANM

Arts AccessAbility Network Manitoba is dedicated to the full inclusion of artists and audiences with disabilities into all facets of the arts community. AANM:


  • supports artists with disabilities in achieving individual artistic excellence
  • promotes higher visibility of these artists within all disciplines and
  • promotes policies and practices intended to make the arts more accessible to all Manitobans
Lame Is: a disability cabaret

Lame Is: a disability cabaret

hosted by Sick + Twisted Theatre Performed by an intrepid troupe of cripple-threats (artists who identify as Deaf, disabled, Mad or sick) along with our allies, Lame Is… seeks to redefine disability....

We’ve Moved!

We're sharing space with Artbeat at 201 - 444 Kennedy Street in their Studio Central location.  Please drop by and see the creative-inspiring space Artbeat and Studio Central has developed in the heart of downtown.  There's programming going on throughout the day, and...

We’ve Found an Executive Director!

Loricia Matheson is our new ED... Hello Everyone! I hope my introduction finds everyone in great health and spirits. My name is Loricia and I am very excited and honoured to have been selected as acting Director of Arts AccessAbility Network Manitoba. I would like to...

DisArt Symposium Video: Amelea Pegman, ArtPrize

Disability Arts Matter! Join us for the DisArt Symposium: Disability Arts Now! Thank you for your support Amelea Pegman & ArtPrize http://disartfestival.org/symposium/

Posted by DisArt on Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Disability Arts NOW 2017

First Friday Lecture at MAWA:

First Friday Lecture at MAWA:

Picturing Disability in Contemporary Art with Danielle Fenn and Zana Marie Lutfiyya Friday, December 2, 2016, noon-1pm Followed by the Annual MAWA Holiday Party, 1-2 pm! For more information on the lecture, please click here: First Friday: Picturing Disability in...

Office Hours

9:30 -  2:30

9:30 -  2:30

9:30 -  2:30


We would like to thank:

Canada Council for the Arts for its generous support

The Manitoba Community Services Council for their financial assistance with our operating costs

The Winnipeg Foundation for its financial assistance with our mentorship program