Published on modernmississauga.com on October 15, 2021 – (Read Full Article here)
Mississauga Arts Council (MAC) is excited to announce the launch of MartysHUB.com, Martys HUB connects Mississauga artists, arts organizations, and businesses to the public, featuring artist profiles in a searchable directory including news, events, articles and more.
“The COVID-19 pandemic has been catastrophic on the arts sector and our response is Martys HUB, an online destination for Mississauga’s arts community,” says Mike Douglas, MAC’s Executive Director, “Martys HUB is already expanding connections between artists, arts organizations, businesses and the public to help grow the arts economy in Mississauga.”
“Martys HUB aims to foster talent, and provide a platform to inform, engage and inspire,” says Jacqueline Mak, MAC’s Creative Director & Strategist, “Whether you are an artist looking to expand your network, an arts supporter looking to hire a creative, or a venue wanting to promote your events, you can do it all on Martys HUB.”
MAC’s Artist Directory and Events Calendar have moved to the new Martys HUB. Artists, businesses, and arts supporters can contribute news, events, blog posts and articles to this new website, and members of MAC can also enjoy the benefits of our customizable artist directory.
“Martys HUB Artist Directory has 336 artists from all disciplines, and grows daily,” says Prince Saquian, MAC’s Digital Navigator, “Users can explore Mississauga’s diverse arts community in a welcoming and user-friendly way. Using Martys HUB new Artist Directory, users can discover new artists, reach out to them, engage with their work online, and hire them for an event or commission.”
Join the Martys HUB Artist Directory by becoming a MAC Member, and learn more about the benefits: bit.ly/MAC_Membership. All are welcome to submit an event, blog post or article to Martys HUB, learn more: martyshub.com
Join MAC for a launch event for Martys HUB on Wednesday, October 27th, 2021, at 3:00 PM via ZOOM. Jacqueline Mak and Prince Saquian will be taking participants through the site, displaying all of its features, and providing more information on how to get involved on Martys HUB. Register via Eventbrite here:martyshublaunch.eventbrite.ca
Watch the “Martys HUB Artist” Video:
Watch the “Welcome to Martys HUB” Video: