Resource Links

Let's make the ultimate list of useful and interesting links for Ottawa arts and culture people, shall we?

Here's a start ... but we know it's far from complete, which is why we need your help - please send us your suggestions!


Apartment 613: Well-loved local blog about Ottawa stuff - reviews, local politics, news, etc.

Artengine: Terrific downtown resource centre for media artists.

Cinemablographer: Film reviews by local blogger Patrick Mullen.

Eventful Capital: "Elly reviews around the city."

Hub Ottawa: Neat place for creative people and social innovators to work and collaborate.

The Hubbub: Directory of bands, venues and events in Ottawa.

JazzN: Almonte-based jazz concert series hosted in intimate settings.

Keepsix: Dedicated to documenting Ottawa's grafitti and street art through photography.

Local Tourist Ottawa: Neat from-the-streets writing about things that are great about our city.

Local Toons: Get some stage time with Grasshawk Local Toons, "a loosely based collective of artists, poets, musicians, dj's and enthusiasts looking to stir up some excitement in Ottawa."

Loudmouth Printhouse: Quality independent print shop that does great work on affordable posters, banners, flyers, etc. ... where Couch Assassin gets its printing done. A great resource for Ottawa/Gatineau jazz news and events.

Ottawa Music Index: A local directory dedicated to raising the profile of local musicians.

The Ottawa Musician: Classified listings for local musicians.

Ottawa Showbox: Matías Muñoz's blog "dedicated to showcasing the Ottawa indie music scene and bringing the music community together."

Ottawa Start: Local blog/news site with lots of info on what's happening around town.

Ottawa Tonite: News, reviews and discussion about the local arts scene.

PhotogMusic: The photoblog of the one and only Ming Wu, local concert photographer par extraordinaire.

Production Ottawa: Providing "in depth coverage on movie and theatre production in Ottawa and places nearby."

Spotlight Ottawa: "An ezine dedicated to the Ottawa music scene" focusing on local artists and venues.

Startup Dance: Blog and resources for local dancers

The Visitorium: Local theatre reviews, previews, and interviews.

Ottawa Indie Hotspot:  A site aimed to spread the word about great local music and those who blog about it.

Photo of Lynx by Keith Williams.