Explore the collection
Our collection profiles the careers of hundreds of Alberta's most celebrated and important artists, and includes artworks in a variety of media that reflect the history and development of the province for more than 100 years.
Browse through thousands of digital images of nearly every artwork in our collection. Enjoy fun features like creating an online profile to highlight and save your favourite pieces, and share with others who enjoy visual arts – make the collection your own!
Explore online exhibitions curated from artwork from the AFA collection supported through the Fellowship for Emerging Curators. You may view through either the AFA website or Google Arts & Culture.
Our staff can help you access collection records, and other information and materials related to our collected artworks or to the artists represented in the collection for research and study purposes.
In 2014, we developed lesson plans for elementary and secondary school teachers based on artworks included in the AFA collection. Browse lesson plans, sorted by division, and download PDF copies for your school.