MAC In The News

The Pointer: Gritty Mississauga arts community making a name for itself

Feature Article in The Pointer highlighting Mississauga’s arts and culture scene featuring MAC, Rohan Dhupar, Colleen Snell, Zachary Seto and Gabriela Rodgers.

Peel Weekly News: MAC beautifies utility boxes with new art installations

Feature Article in Peel Weekly News on the MAC’s three latest Bell utility boxes, painted by artists Sima Naseem, Yen Linh Thai, and Khaula Mazhar

Peel Weekly News: Mental health conference provides hope for “ArtsCare”

Feature Article in Peel Weekly News on the success of the Arts for Mental Health Conference, MAC’s ArtsCare initiative, and the Arts for Mental Health Award.

The Courier Press: Arts and creativity are powerful tools in improving mental health

Feature Article in The Courier Press Dan White’s experience attending the Arts for Mental Health Conference and how arts and creativity are powerful tools in improving mental health.

Modern Mississauga: The Mississauga Arts Council launches Martys HUB website for the arts

Feature Article in Modern Mississauga about the launch of Martys HUB, MAC’s brand new website for everything arts in Mississauga.

Front Page Feature – Mississauga News: Here’s why arts could soon help Peel residents heal

Feature Article in Mississauga News on MAC’s Arts for Health initiatives, as well as the stories of art as health care for Christine Long and Angela Chao.

CBC’s Here and Now: Interview with Mike Douglas and Angela Chao, Arts for Mental Health

MAC interviewed by CBC Radio One’s Gill Deacon on the radio program Here and Now – October 8, 2021.

FYI Music News Digest: Sauga’s Summer Songwriting Contest winner Adina V.

Feature Article in FYI Music News Digest: Sauga’s Summer Songwriting Contest winner Adina V.

Peel Weekly News: Adina V. takes home top prize in summer song contest

Feature Article in Peel Weekly News about Sauga’s Summer Songwriting Contest winner, Adina V.

Peel Weekly News: Arts Council celebrates 40 years with new logo, website

Feature Article in Peel Weekly News about MAC’s new brand and website launching in time for our 40th anniversary.

Peel Weekly News: Datathon engages arts community in Mississauga

Feature Article in Peel Weekly News about the success of our Datathon in partnership with Mass Culture and in advance of our Arts for Mental Health Conference.

Mississauga News: 5 must-attend events for Mississauga Music Week 2021

Feature Article in Mississauga News: MAC Arts Cafe listed in their 5 must-attend events for Mississauga Music Week 2021.

Modern Mississauga: Mississauga Arts Council celebrates its 40th Anniversary with a cool new look and website

Feature Article in Modern Mississauga about MAC’s “cool new look and website”.

Peel Weekly News: Arts Council Launches Arts for Mental Health Conference

Feature Article in Peel Weekly News about the Arts for Mental Health Conference presented by MAC and Mass Culture.

Modern Mississauga: Arts for Mental Health Conference

Feature Article in Modern Mississauga about the Arts for Mental Health Conference presented by MAC and Mass Culture.

insauga: Summer Songwriting Contest Feature

Mississauga songwriters shoot for the stars – insauga Written by Declan Finucane and published on insauga.com on August 10, 2021 “Mississauga musicians who’d like to record a song in a wor…

Mississauga News: Summer Songwriting Contest Feature

Mississauga launches songwriting contest to find city’s summer anthem – Mississauga News Published on Mississauga News on July 28, 2021 “Calling all singers and songwriters. The city’s new…

Modern Mississauga: Summer Songwriting Contest Feature

The Mississauga Arts Council and Metalworks Studios Present “Sauga’s Summer Songwriting Contest” – Modern Mississauga Published on modernmississauga.com on July 27, 2021 “The M…

Peel Weekly News: July 22, 2021

26th Annual MARTY Awards Shine a Light on Deserving Artists – Peel Weekly News Published in Peel Weekly News on July 22, 2021 (Lifestyle Section, Page 23) “‘It’s been two long …

Peel Weekly News: July 15, 2021

Local poets, writers and musicians net matchmaker grants – Peel Weekly News Published in Peel Weekly News on July 15, 2021 (Lifestyle Section, Page 29) “More than $38,000 will be distribut…

Modern Mississauga Magazine: MAC’s ED, Mike Douglas, Explains MAC Going Digital

We’ve gone digitalllll! – Modern Mississauga Magazine Written by MAC’s Exectuve Director Mike Douglas and published in Modern Mississauga Magazine on February 13, 2021 (Modern Arts S…

Modern Mississauga: Holiday Arts Boutique Feature

The Mississauga Arts Council and Metalworks Studios Present Learn about and support the Mississauga Arts Council’s Holiday Arts Boutique online store” – Modern Mississauga Published on mod…

Canadian Beats Media: Sauga Music NOW Feature

Livestream Review – Sauga Music NOW! – Canadian Beats Media Written by Brooke Holmes and published on canadianbeats.ca on December 18, 2020 “What: Sauga Music NOW!When: November 26, 2020 O…

Canadian Beats Media: Sauga Music NOW Feature

Livestream Review – Sauga Music NOW! – Canadian Beats Media Written by Brooke Holmes and published on canadianbeats.ca on December 18, 2020 “What: Sauga Music NOW!When: November 26, 2020 O…

Peel Weekly News: Rise Up Mississauga Feature

Arts council invites residents to “Rise Up” at concert – Peel Weekly News Written by Joseph Monachino and Published in Peel Weekly News in 2020. “The Mississauga Arts Council sent a positi…