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Link to Calgary Contemporary Art Map

Calgary Contemporary Art Map

Date: Aug 14, 2019

Looking for art in Calgary? The Esker Foundation has mapped out nearly 40 contemporary art locations in Calgary!
Link to Work of the Week: "Cats" by Janet Mitchell

Work of the Week: "Cats" by Janet Mitchell

Date: Aug 8, 2019

In honour of International Cat Day, this week's Work of the Week is "Cats", by Medicine Hat-born artist Janet Mitchell.
Link to Work of the Week: Beach by John Snow

Work of the Week: Beach by John Snow

Date: Jul 26, 2019

If you can’t make it to the beach, we’re bringing the beach to you with this week’s Work of the Week - Beach by John Snow!
Link to Explore the economics of Alberta art

Explore the economics of Alberta art

Date: Jul 25, 2019

On April 25, 2019, Statistics Canada released Culture Satellite Account (CSA) updated economic data for the Canadian arts, culture & sport sectors.
Link to "Alberta and the Group of Seven" at Government House

"Alberta and the Group of Seven" at Government House

Date: Jul 23, 2019

Did you know there was a strong connection between Alberta and members of the Group of Seven?
Link to Work of the Week: Steer Wrestling

Work of the Week: Steer Wrestling

Date: Jul 19, 2019

This week's Work of the Week is Steer Wrestling by Martin Schatz.
    Link to Work of the Week: Funny Wheels/Edmonton Street Performers Festival

    Work of the Week: Funny Wheels/Edmonton Street Performers Festival

    Date: Jul 11, 2019

    This week's Work of the Week perfectly captures the joy and fun the Edmonton International Street Performers Festival brings to audiences!
      Link to National Indigenous Peoples Day

      National Indigenous Peoples Day

      Date: Jun 21, 2019

      Celebrate the heritage, diverse cultures & incredible achievements of First Nations, Inuit & Métis!
        Link to Metro Cinema | Call for Gallery Submissions

        Metro Cinema | Call for Gallery Submissions

        Date: May 15, 2019

        Metro Cinema is looking for visual artists interested in displaying their work in the historic Garneau Theatre!
        Link to Call for Fine Art & Craft for AAC WORKS in Lethbridge

        Call for Fine Art & Craft for AAC WORKS in Lethbridge

        Date: Apr 24, 2019

        Allied Arts Council (AAC) Works offers high-quality, locally created, fine art and fine craft.

        Deadline: Mar 16, 2020 - 11:45 pm

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