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Link to Call for Artists | Studio Tour

Call for Artists | Studio Tour

Date: Jan 8, 2020

Call for Strathcona County artists wishing to open their home art studio to the public on June 20 & 21, 2020

Deadline: Feb 29, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | The Works Art & Design Festival 2020

Call for Submissions | The Works Art & Design Festival 2020

Date: Jan 6, 2020

The Works seeks proposals for one and two artist shows, performances, events, and community programs.

Deadline: Feb 4, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Job Opportunity | Curator, Exhibitions and Collections at the Art Gallery of Grande Prairie

Job Opportunity | Curator, Exhibitions and Collections at the Art Gallery of Grande Prairie

Date: Jan 6, 2020

The Art Gallery of Grande Prairie, one of the largest free-admission art museums in Alberta, seeks a new Curator to lead exhibitions & collections.

Deadline: Jan 31, 2020 - 5:00 pm

Link to Janvier Gallery Draw 2020!

Janvier Gallery Draw 2020!

Date: Jan 6, 2020

Janvier Gallery is pleased to announce a draw running for their many clients both in store and online.

Deadline: Feb 28, 2020 - 11:00 am

Link to Banff Artist in Residence Summer 2020 | Visual Arts Residency

Banff Artist in Residence Summer 2020 | Visual Arts Residency

Date: Dec 20, 2019

This is designed for visual artists exploring self-directed research themes, experimenting with production techniques & cultivating new directions.

Deadline: Mar 4, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | Emerging Artist Exhibit

Call for Submissions | Emerging Artist Exhibit

Date: Dec 8, 2019

Submissions open for The Quenten Doolittle Memorial Gallery exhibit: Emerging Artist in association with the IGNITE! Festival for Emerging Artists.

Deadline: Mar 13, 2020 - 4:00 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | Double-Vision Political Art Call

Call for Submissions | Double-Vision Political Art Call

Date: Dec 1, 2019

We are interested in artists creating responsive, challenging work that addresses cultural power structures, social challenges.

Deadline: Jan 20, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Residency | Plastic: Visual Arts Thematic

Residency | Plastic: Visual Arts Thematic

Date: Nov 20, 2019

Explore processes of recycling and reconstituting, materiality, and what it means to use plastic as an artistic material.

Deadline: Mar 4, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Object as Catalyst | Visual Arts Thematic

Object as Catalyst | Visual Arts Thematic

Date: Nov 14, 2019

This explores sculpture, ceramics & other object-based practices within a methodology of reciprocity, care, & performative & participatory process.

Deadline: Jan 22, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Banff Artist in Residence Late Spring 2020

Banff Artist in Residence Late Spring 2020

Date: Nov 14, 2019

This is designed for visual artists exploring self-directed research themes, experimenting with production techniques, & cultivating new directions.

Deadline: Jan 22, 2020 - 11:45 pm

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