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Link to Residency | Writing Studio

Residency | Writing Studio

Date: Nov 13, 2019

This is for poets & writers of fiction & other narrative prose. It offers space & support to pursue a writing project with editorial consultation.

Deadline: Jan 15, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Exhibition | Sketching History

Exhibition | Sketching History

Date: Nov 13, 2019

"Sketching History" encourages visitors to rediscover Edmonton’s fascinating built heritage through artworks by members of Urban Sketchers Edmonton.
Link to Work of the Week: "Poppy #1" by Thomas Wong

Work of the Week: "Poppy #1" by Thomas Wong

Date: Nov 12, 2019

This week’s Work of the Week is "Poppy #1" by Thomas Wong in honour of Remembrance Day.
    Link to Call for Submissions | Beacon Original Art

    Call for Submissions | Beacon Original Art

    Date: Nov 8, 2019

    Book a juried Spring 2020 Art Exhibition & Sale now and start creating!

    Deadline: Mar 21, 2020 - 11:45 pm

    Link to Call for Submissions | Nextfest 2020 – Theatre Submissions

    Call for Submissions | Nextfest 2020 – Theatre Submissions

    Date: Nov 7, 2019

    The Nextfest Arts Company invites emerging artists to submit for Nextfest 2020. Nextfest is a multi-disciplinary emerging arts festival in Edmonton.

    Deadline: Jan 25, 2020 - 11:45 pm

    Link to Call for Applications | Artist in Residence at Casa

    Call for Applications | Artist in Residence at Casa

    Date: Nov 5, 2019

    Casa's residency programs provide opportunities for artists from all disciplines to pursue creative work and engage with the public.

    Deadline: Jan 15, 2020 - 11:45 pm

    Link to Work of the Week: "Nature...Who Needs It?" by Kimowan Metchewais (Kim McLain)

    Work of the Week: "Nature...Who Needs It?" by Kimowan Metchewais (Kim McLain)

    Date: Nov 1, 2019

    This week’s Work of the Week is "Nature…Who Needs It?" by Kimowan Metchewais (Kim McLain).
    Link to Call for Submission | Alberta Printmakers Main Space Juried Programming 2020-2021

    Call for Submission | Alberta Printmakers Main Space Juried Programming 2020-2021

    Date: Nov 1, 2019

    Alberta Printmakers (A/P) is pleased to release our Call for Submissions for our Main Space Gallery's 2020-2021 programming.

    Deadline: Dec 30, 2019 - 4:00 pm

    Link to Online Registration Now Open | Canada's Music Incubator's 2020 Artist Entrepreneur & Artist Manager Programs in Toronto

    Online Registration Now Open | Canada's Music Incubator's 2020 Artist Entrepreneur & Artist Manager Programs in Toronto

    Date: Nov 1, 2019

    Both programs help emerging artists & artist managers build their businesses & careers through customized mentorship & professional development.
    Link to Workshop | "The Future Is Here: Artistic Leadership For Ethnically Diverse Women And Non-Binary People of Colour"

    Workshop | "The Future Is Here: Artistic Leadership For Ethnically Diverse Women And Non-Binary People of Colour"

    Date: Oct 28, 2019

    This is part of Theatre Alberta's Workshops by Request: Rocky Mountain Series & is presented in partnership with the Banff Centre & Concrete Theatre.

    Deadline: Jan 8, 2020 - 11:45 pm

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