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Link to Applications Now Open | Art Acquisitions by Application

Applications Now Open | Art Acquisitions by Application

Date: Feb 20, 2020

The Alberta Foundation for the Arts invites Alberta artists to submit artworks for consideration to be part of the AFA Art Collection.

Deadline: Apr 1, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for submissions: ODD Gallery, Dawson City, Yukon

Call for submissions: ODD Gallery, Dawson City, Yukon

Date: Feb 11, 2020

The ODD Gallery is a contemporary art space featuring solo and group shows by regional, national and international visual artists.

Deadline: Mar 1, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Kinship Medicines | Indigenous Arts Programs

Kinship Medicines | Indigenous Arts Programs

Date: Feb 4, 2020

This is a thematic residency for queer, trans & two-spirited Indigenous writers & visual artists who are enacting kinship ethics in their practices.

Deadline: Feb 26, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | Garage at Latitude 53

Call for Submissions | Garage at Latitude 53

Date: Jan 31, 2020

Latitude 53 is announcing an open call for projects in the Garage space by early career artists in Edmonton and northern Alberta.

Deadline: Feb 26, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Making Treaty 7 Cultural Society Call for Artists | 3rd Annual Indigenous Art Exhibition/Festival 2020

Making Treaty 7 Cultural Society Call for Artists | 3rd Annual Indigenous Art Exhibition/Festival 2020

Date: Jan 29, 2020

Making Treaty 7 Cultural Society (MT7) is seeking Indigenous Artists to participate in our 3rd Annual Indigenous Art Exhibition, "now" Festival.

Deadline: May 1, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Exhibition | "TSIMA KOHTOTSITAPIIHPA Where are you from?" by Lauren Crazybull at Latitude 53

Exhibition | "TSIMA KOHTOTSITAPIIHPA Where are you from?" by Lauren Crazybull at Latitude 53

Date: Jan 17, 2020

Lauren Crazybull’s exhibition "TSIMA KOHTOTSITAPIIHPA Where are you from?" is the culmination of her research & work as Alberta's Artist in Residence.

Deadline: Apr 4, 2020 - 5:00 pm

Link to Exhibition | "The Writing on the Wall: Works of Dr. Joane Cardinal-Schubert, RCA" at the Esplanade Art Gallery

Exhibition | "The Writing on the Wall: Works of Dr. Joane Cardinal-Schubert, RCA" at the Esplanade Art Gallery

Date: Jan 17, 2020

This exhibition is a profound and impressive retrospective of the work of the celebrated artist, activist, curator, poet, writer and mentor,

Deadline: Mar 28, 2020 - 5:00 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 Legislative Assembly Unveils Artwork by Alex Janvier

Legislative Assembly Unveils Artwork by Alex Janvier

Date: Mar 15, 2019

Two new artworks by renowned Indigenous artist Alex Janvier have been installed in the Legislature Chamber.
Link to Special Gift from Portage College Students

Special Gift from Portage College Students

Date: Mar 15, 2019

The Portage College Museum of Aboriginal Peoples' Art and Artifacts has received a special painting funded by Students' Association.

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