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Link to Public Art - Request for Qualifications for the new BMO Convention Centre in Calgary

Public Art - Request for Qualifications for the new BMO Convention Centre in Calgary

Date: Feb 18, 2021

Calgary Municipal Land Corporation seeks an artist or artists’ team to create an artwork or artworks for the new BMO Convention Centre in Calgary, AB.

Deadline: Mar 30, 2021 - 5:00 pm

Link to Call for Visual Art Submissions: Emerging Artist Exhibit

Call for Visual Art Submissions: Emerging Artist Exhibit

Date: Feb 16, 2021

Submissions are now open for The Quenten Doolittle Memorial Gallery Exhibit: Emerging Artists! in association with the IGNITE! Festival.

Deadline: Mar 19, 2021 - 4:00 pm

Link to The Chelsea International Photography Competition 2020-2021

The Chelsea International Photography Competition 2020-2021

Date: Feb 14, 2021

The Chelsea International Photography Competition celebrates gifted, notable, and fresh talents in the world of photography.

Deadline: Apr 27, 2021 - 10:00 pm

Link to The Works to Work Summer Internship | The Works Art & Design Festival

The Works to Work Summer Internship | The Works Art & Design Festival

Date: Feb 10, 2021

The Works Art & Design Festival is hiring part-time assistants in their Production and Marketing streams!

Deadline: Mar 19, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Link to Art Aquisition by Application | Deadline is April 1

Art Aquisition by Application | Deadline is April 1

Date: Feb 10, 2021

The annual Art Acquisition by Application deadline is coming up on April 1, 2021.

Deadline: Apr 1, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Link to Open Call | Leighton Art Centre 2022 Exhibition Season

Open Call | Leighton Art Centre 2022 Exhibition Season

Date: Feb 8, 2021

Leighton Art Centre seeks submissions for solo or group exhibitions for its 2022 exhibition season.

Deadline: Jul 5, 2021 - 12:00 pm

Link to The Works Art & Design Festival Call to Enter: Major Projects

The Works Art & Design Festival Call to Enter: Major Projects

Date: Feb 5, 2021

The Works seeks proposals for temporary works or installations to animate Sir Winston Churchill Square and other outdoor public spaces in 2021.

Deadline: Mar 12, 2021 - 4:30 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | The Eldon + Anne Foote Edmonton Visual Arts Prize

Call for Submissions | The Eldon + Anne Foote Edmonton Visual Arts Prize

Date: Jan 21, 2021

It is not too soon to think about nominating a Greater Edmonton visual artist or artists for the 2021 Eldon + Anne Foote Edmonton Visual Arts Prize!

Deadline: Mar 12, 2021 - 4:00 pm

Link to Leighton Art Centre Launches Search For Next Executive Director

Leighton Art Centre Launches Search For Next Executive Director

Date: Jan 18, 2021

Albertan arts, education, and historical organization searching for its next Executive Director.
Link to Call for Submissions | Nextfest Multi-disciplinary Emerging Arts Festival

Call for Submissions | Nextfest Multi-disciplinary Emerging Arts Festival

Date: Jan 15, 2021

Nextfest is looking for emerging artists in any discipline to apply to be part of the festival. 

Deadline: Mar 15, 2021 - 11:45 pm

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