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Link to Exhibition | Manitohkewin

Exhibition | Manitohkewin

Date: Aug 13, 2020

Manitohkewin demonstrates an elegant discourse between the traditional beliefs of the Northern Plains and contemporary issues.

Deadline: Aug 22, 2020 - 5:00 pm

Link to Pumphouse Theatre Quenten Doolittle Memorial Gallery Fall 2020 Exhibit: A Love Letter to Calgary

Pumphouse Theatre Quenten Doolittle Memorial Gallery Fall 2020 Exhibit: A Love Letter to Calgary

Date: Aug 13, 2020

Submissions are now open for The Quenten Doolittle Memorial Gallery Exhibit: A Love Letter to Calgary happening September 24th to December 12th, 2020.

Deadline: Sep 6, 2020 - 4:00 pm

Link to CALL FOR ARTISTS CANVAS International Art Fair | THE LINE Gallery, London | September 03, 2020 – January 15, 2021 | Deadline September 13, 2020

CALL FOR ARTISTS CANVAS International Art Fair | THE LINE Gallery, London | September 03, 2020 – January 15, 2021 | Deadline September 13, 2020

Date: Aug 13, 2020

CANVAS is an International Art Fair that will present collective and solo projects by leading and emerging international artists.

Deadline: Oct 23, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Work of the Week: "Elephants Chiefly Series" by Illingworth Kerr

Work of the Week: "Elephants Chiefly Series" by Illingworth Kerr

Date: Aug 12, 2020

This week's Work of the Week is "Elephants Chiefly Series" by Illingworth Kerr!
Link to Banff Centre | Creative Practice for Contemporary Dance

Banff Centre | Creative Practice for Contemporary Dance

Date: Aug 11, 2020

This six-day online workshop brings together emerging and mid-career choreographers in an environment of shared learning.

Deadline: Sep 2, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to AFA remembers John "Jock" Osler

AFA remembers John "Jock" Osler

Date: Aug 11, 2020

We at the Alberta Foundation for the Arts (AFA) are very saddened to learn of the passing of John “Jock” Osler.
    Link to Pumphouse Theatre 2020 Fall Youth Drama Classes

    Pumphouse Theatre 2020 Fall Youth Drama Classes

    Date: Aug 10, 2020

    The Pumphouse Theatre is excited to be announcing its new Fall semester of drama classes. Check out all of the available fun workshop options!

    Deadline: Sep 30, 2020 - 11:45 pm

    Link to Productivity, Efficiency and Organization as an Artist (Webinar)

    Productivity, Efficiency and Organization as an Artist (Webinar)

    Date: Aug 7, 2020

    This webinar will explore how to build effective art-based business structures, while carving out the time to do what you love, being creative.

    Deadline: Aug 26, 2020 - 6:30 pm

    Link to  Artmaking in a Time of Societal and Economic Disruption

    Artmaking in a Time of Societal and Economic Disruption

    Date: Aug 7, 2020

    We are definitely living in a time of disruption and change. Join us for this webinar that explores artmaking NOW!

    Deadline: Aug 19, 2020 - 6:30 pm

    Link to Work of the Week: "Beer Parlour" by Marion Nicoll

    Work of the Week: "Beer Parlour" by Marion Nicoll

    Date: Aug 7, 2020

    This week's Work of the Week is "Beer Parlour" Marion Nicoll.

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