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Link to Concordia Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition for Piano

Concordia Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition for Piano

Date: Aug 27, 2019

Young pianists are invited to compete in the 2019 Concordia Symphony Concerto Competition for an opportunity to perform with a symphony orchestra.

Deadline: Nov 6, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Alberta Culture Days at the Art Gallery of Alberta

Alberta Culture Days at the Art Gallery of Alberta

Date: Aug 26, 2019

Join us on the weekend of September 28-29, 2019 for free admission and exciting programming that the entire family can enjoy!

Deadline: Sep 29, 2019 - 5:00 pm

Link to Job Opportunity | Montreal Bach Festival seeks Director of Finance and Administration (DFA)

Job Opportunity | Montreal Bach Festival seeks Director of Finance and Administration (DFA)

Date: Aug 24, 2019

The DFA will have a passion for classical music and will enthusiastically help manage the organization, fund raise and tell our unique story.

Deadline: Sep 23, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to New Exhibition | "Don't Forget the Bear Spray"

New Exhibition | "Don't Forget the Bear Spray"

Date: Aug 23, 2019

Cheryl Peddie and Hermann Brandt bring to the gallery their "en plein air" work in oils for September.

Deadline: Sep 28, 2019 - 5:00 pm

Link to Work of the Week: "Edge of Summer" by Thelma Manarey

Work of the Week: "Edge of Summer" by Thelma Manarey

Date: Aug 23, 2019

This week's Work of the Week is "Edge of Summer" by Thelma Manarey.
Link to Banff Artist in Residence | Late Winter 2020

Banff Artist in Residence | Late Winter 2020

Date: Aug 23, 2019

The Banff Artist in Residence program is designed for visual artists to focus on their own practice in a supportive learning environment.

Deadline: Oct 2, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Conference 2019 | Creative Convergence Winnipeg

Conference 2019 | Creative Convergence Winnipeg

Date: Aug 23, 2019

The Canadian Network for Arts & Learning conference will celebrate the power of the arts to heal, to foster inclusion & to nurture reconciliation.
Link to Winter Writers Retreat 2020 | Literary Arts

Winter Writers Retreat 2020 | Literary Arts

Date: Aug 23, 2019

In this winter residency, spend two weeks in the Rocky Mountains deeply focused on your project while engaging with a community of writing peers.

Deadline: Oct 9, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to New Exhibition | Invisible by PAINTER8 at Galerie Cite

New Exhibition | Invisible by PAINTER8 at Galerie Cite

Date: Aug 21, 2019

Please join us for the opening night of the "INVISIBLE" contemporary art exhibition about mental health awareness by PAINTER8.

Deadline: Sep 26, 2019 - 7:00 pm

Link to Community Mandala

Community Mandala

Date: Aug 21, 2019

Come and paint part of our Mandala!

Deadline: Sep 29, 2019 - 5:00 pm

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