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Link to Survey Results | The New Experience Economy - Wave 2

Survey Results | The New Experience Economy - Wave 2

Date: Sep 3, 2020

Second wave of results of a long-term study to gauge Alberta audiences' attitudes towards returning to live arts and culture venues and events.
Link to AFA remembers John "Jock" Osler

AFA remembers John "Jock" Osler

Date: Aug 11, 2020

We at the Alberta Foundation for the Arts (AFA) are very saddened to learn of the passing of John “Jock” Osler.
    Link to Survey Results | The New Experience Economy - Wave 1

    Survey Results | The New Experience Economy - Wave 1

    Date: Jul 10, 2020

    First set of results of a long-term study to gauge Alberta audiences' attitudes towards returning to live arts and culture venues and events.
    Link to Statistical Insights on the Arts in Alberta

    Statistical Insights on the Arts in Alberta

    Date: Feb 14, 2020

    Learn more about cultural workers in Alberta.
    Link to Alberta’s 1st Artist in Residence revealed

    Alberta’s 1st Artist in Residence revealed

    Date: Jan 31, 2019

    Edmonton’s Lauren Crazybull has been named the Government of Alberta's first Artist in Residence.
    Link to First Canadian Culture Track Report released

    First Canadian Culture Track Report released

    Date: Aug 20, 2018

    Culture Track is a national survey of cultural consumers’ attitudes, motivators, and barriers to participation. See an overview of 2018 study.
    Link to AFA Commemorative Project "All the World’s a Stage"

    AFA Commemorative Project "All the World’s a Stage"

    Date: Apr 23, 2018

    A short documentary film on renowned Calgary theatre artists will play in Edmonton and Calgary. It has been nominated for three AMPIA awards.
    Link to "Canadian musicians" in Denmark

    "Canadian musicians" in Denmark

    Date: Dec 10, 2017

    Sculptor from Calgary creates a public art piece for a beautiful town of Skovby in Denmark.
    Link to 2017 Survey of Albertans on Culture now available

    2017 Survey of Albertans on Culture now available

    Date: Nov 30, 2017

    Information about Albertans' views on arts and culture in our province now available - read the report or download raw data from Open Alberta.
      Link to Adaptive change in the arts

      Adaptive change in the arts

      Date: Apr 23, 2014

      On April 23, 2014, the Edmonton Arts Council hosted a free presentation by Richard Evans, President of EmcArts, about adaptive change.

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