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Link to Work of the Week: "Opening Night" by Petr Honcu

Work of the Week: "Opening Night" by Petr Honcu

Date: Dec 18, 2020

This week's Work of the Week is "Opening Night" by Petr Honcu.
Link to Artsvest Wraps Up Another Successful Year

Artsvest Wraps Up Another Successful Year

Date: Dec 16, 2020

Business / Arts is very pleased to celebrate the incredible results from the 2019-2020 artsvest program.
Link to Work of the Week: "Distant Mountain" by Annemarie Schmid Esler

Work of the Week: "Distant Mountain" by Annemarie Schmid Esler

Date: Dec 11, 2020

This week's Work of the Week is "Distant Mountain" by Annemarie Schmid Esler.
Link to Work of the Week: "Piano Lesson" by Vivian Herman

Work of the Week: "Piano Lesson" by Vivian Herman

Date: Dec 4, 2020

This week's Work of the Week is "Piano Lesson" by Vivian Herman.
Link to Now Accepting Nominations | 2021 The Eldon + Anne Foote Edmonton Visual Arts Prize

Now Accepting Nominations | 2021 The Eldon + Anne Foote Edmonton Visual Arts Prize

Date: Dec 4, 2020

This prize is open to Edmonton area artists nominated by an individual or gallery/organization located in the Greater Edmonton area

Deadline: Mar 12, 2021 - 4:00 pm

Link to Congratulations! Alberta Artists Recognized with Order of Canada Appointments

Congratulations! Alberta Artists Recognized with Order of Canada Appointments

Date: Nov 30, 2020

AFA Board Member and actor Tom Jackson and Edmonton filmmaker Tom Radford receive Canada's highest civilian honour.
Link to Call for Submissions | Beacon Original Art

Call for Submissions | Beacon Original Art

Date: Nov 30, 2020

We invite emerging, mid-career & professional artists to apply to participate in our juried Annual Spring Art Exhibition & Sale in April 2021.

Deadline: Mar 27, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Link to Congratulations! Tara Beagan wins 2020 Siminovitch Prize in Theatre

Congratulations! Tara Beagan wins 2020 Siminovitch Prize in Theatre

Date: Nov 27, 2020

The Calgary-based, Ntlaka’pamux playwright has won the 2020 Siminovitch Prize, the largest and most prestigious theatre prize in Canada.
Link to Work of the Week: "Dark Horse" by Yvonne Mullock

Work of the Week: "Dark Horse" by Yvonne Mullock

Date: Nov 27, 2020

This week's Work of the Week is "Dark Horse" by Yvonne Mullock.
Link to Call for Submissions | Travelling Exhibitions (TREX) Program Northwest

Call for Submissions | Travelling Exhibitions (TREX) Program Northwest

Date: Nov 26, 2020

The Traveling Exhibitions Program Northwest (TREX NW) welcomes proposals from artists based in Treaty 8.

Deadline: Mar 15, 2021 - 11:45 pm

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