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Link to Call for Submissions | Butler Memorial Park Public Art Project

Call for Submissions | Butler Memorial Park Public Art Project

Date: Nov 21, 2019

The Butler Memorial Park public art competition is open to local and national professional artists and artist teams/collectives who reside in Canada.

Deadline: Jan 6, 2020 - 4:00 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | Edmonton's Community Canvas

Call for Submissions | Edmonton's Community Canvas

Date: Nov 21, 2019

The Edmonton Convention Centre is offering local artists a chance to have their artwork on display to over 500,000 guests annually.

Deadline: Nov 30, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Indigenous Storytellers and Spoken Word Residency

Indigenous Storytellers and Spoken Word Residency

Date: Nov 15, 2019

This will engage participants in storytelling, in preparation for performance. Performances include storytelling with spoken word & music lyricism.

Deadline: Dec 4, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | Beacon Original Art

Call for Submissions | Beacon Original Art

Date: Nov 8, 2019

Book a juried Spring 2020 Art Exhibition & Sale now and start creating!

Deadline: Mar 21, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Fashion Designer Workshop | From Hides to Canadian Couture

Fashion Designer Workshop | From Hides to Canadian Couture

Date: Oct 25, 2019

Work with traditional & contemporary materials & methods with creative textiles & technology. Elevate rising Indigenous fashion into haute couture!

Deadline: Dec 4, 2019 - 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 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 Call for Submissions | Indigenous Playwrights Circle

Call for Submissions | Indigenous Playwrights Circle

Date: Sep 24, 2019

This offers Indigenous playwrights an interdisciplinary environment to work on their plays in autonomous collaboration with the Banff Playwright Lab.

Deadline: Nov 27, 2019 - 11:45 pm