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Link to Classical Music Summer 2020 | "Evolution: Classical" Career Development Program

Classical Music Summer 2020 | "Evolution: Classical" Career Development Program

Date: Oct 23, 2019

This program serves as a career development stepping stone for classically trained musicians.

Deadline: Jan 8, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to 2020 Eldon + Anne Foote Edmonton Visual Arts Prize Application Form Now Available for Download

2020 Eldon + Anne Foote Edmonton Visual Arts Prize Application Form Now Available for Download

Date: Oct 22, 2019

The application form for The 2020 Eldon + Anne Foote Edmonton Visual Arts Prize is now available for download.

Deadline: Feb 14, 2020 - 4:00 pm

Link to Jeffrey Spalding, 1951-2019

Jeffrey Spalding, 1951-2019

Date: Oct 16, 2019

We are very saddened to hear of the passing of Jeffrey Spalding, a tireless champion of Canadian art.
    Link to Nominations | Alberta Literary Awards 2020

    Nominations | Alberta Literary Awards 2020

    Date: Oct 15, 2019

    The Writers’ Guild of Alberta (WGA) is preparing to celebrate another successful year with the 2020 Alberta Literary Awards.

    Deadline: Dec 31, 2019 - 11:45 pm

    Link to 3rd Annual Kemosa Scholarship for First Nations, Métis and Inuit Mothers Who Write

    3rd Annual Kemosa Scholarship for First Nations, Métis and Inuit Mothers Who Write

    Date: Oct 15, 2019

    Three scholarships are available this year: 1st place $3000, 2nd place $2000, 3rd place $1000.

    Deadline: Dec 20, 2019 - 11:45 pm

    Link to Work of the Week: "Guarding Pumpkin" by Terry Gregoraschuk

    Work of the Week: "Guarding Pumpkin" by Terry Gregoraschuk

    Date: Oct 10, 2019

    Happy Thanksgiving! This week's Work of the Week is "Guarding Pumpkin" by Terry Gregoraschuk!
    Link to Call for Submissions | Iterance

    Call for Submissions | Iterance

    Date: Oct 8, 2019

    The Gallery at Casa is calling for submissions for "Iterance", an upcoming, thematic group exhibition in Lethbridge.

    Deadline: Mar 8, 2020 - 11:45 pm

    Link to Exhibition | Cattle Call

    Exhibition | Cattle Call

    Date: Oct 4, 2019

    This exhibition explores the importance of the agricultural industry to Alberta’s economic, political and social history.

    Deadline: Jan 12, 2020 - 4:00 pm

    Link to Work of the Week | "Anglican Church at Canmore" by Helen Stadelbauer

    Work of the Week | "Anglican Church at Canmore" by Helen Stadelbauer

    Date: Oct 3, 2019

    This week's Work of the Week is "Anglican Church at Canmore" by Helen Stadelbauer.
    Link to 2019 Sobey Art Award and Exhibition

    2019 Sobey Art Award and Exhibition

    Date: Oct 1, 2019

    On view for the first time at the Art Gallery of Alberta, the Sobey Art Award exhibition will feature works by this year’s five shortlisted artists.

    Deadline: Jan 5, 2020 - 5:00 pm

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