Find out what's happening in the Alberta arts community. You never know what you'll discover! 

  • Click the image or the title to view each News story. Click blue buttons or pink tags to browse related stories.
  •  
  • Disclaimer
  • Individuals and organizations posting and/or viewing information on the AFA newsfeed do so at their own risk. The AFA does not guarantee the accuracy of any information posted on the newsfeed. The posting of a listing is not an endorsement by the AFA of the submitting organization or individual, or any organization or individual identified in the listing. The AFA recommends that those viewing the newsfeed conduct their own research of organizations and individuals that post on the website, when listings are related to youth.
  • Please review the full AFA news feed Terms of Use.

tagged with:

Link to Announcing Dr. Joane Cardinal-Schubert Fellowship for Indigenous Curators

Announcing Dr. Joane Cardinal-Schubert Fellowship for Indigenous Curators

Date: Jan 10, 2018

Announcing a one-time funding opportunity to research and work with Indigenous artists to potentially increase representation in the AFA collection.
Link to Work of the Week: I Dream of Horse/Counterpane

Work of the Week: I Dream of Horse/Counterpane

Date: Jan 17, 2018

The Work of the Week is I Dream of Horse/Counterpane by Dr. Joane Cardinal-Schubert
Link to Call for Indigenous and Newcomer Visual Artists for a 7 month mentorship program

Call for Indigenous and Newcomer Visual Artists for a 7 month mentorship program

Date: Jan 11, 2018

Visual Arts Alberta –CARFAC seeks Experienced Visual Artists either Indigenous or Newcomer for one-to-one workshop. Apply by Jan.20
Link to Evidence of Paint 2018

Evidence of Paint 2018

Date: Dec 16, 2017

Visual Arts Alberta - CARFAC | Call for Submissions | Juried Exhibition. Seeking submissions for exhibition. Deadline: April 27.
Link to Call to Artists: Exhibition at Lougheed House

Call to Artists: Exhibition at Lougheed House

Date: Dec 15, 2017

Call for Artists to participate in an exhibition at Lougheed House in Calgary. Application deadline: January 31.
Link to Watch: The Art of Hide Tanning - an AFA Commemorative Art Project

Watch: The Art of Hide Tanning - an AFA Commemorative Art Project

Date: Dec 15, 2017

See the video of The Art of Hide Tanning: commissioned Indigenous artworks featuring the traditional hide tanning process taught at Portage College.
Link to Call to Alberta Artists: Jasper Place Bowl and Grandstand (RFP)

Call to Alberta Artists: Jasper Place Bowl and Grandstand (RFP)

Date: Dec 13, 2017

The City of Edmonton seeks an existing sculptural artwork for the entrance plaza of the redeveloped Jasper Place Bowl & Grandstand. Deadline: Jan.23
Link to Work of the Week: Gathering Medicine

Work of the Week: Gathering Medicine

Date: Nov 28, 2017

The Work of the Week is Gathering Medicine by Dr. Jane Ash Poitras, RCA
Link to Visual Arts Alberta - CARFAC:  Seeking Visual Arts Mentors

Visual Arts Alberta - CARFAC: Seeking Visual Arts Mentors

Date: Nov 16, 2017

Visual Arts Alberta – CARFAC is looking for Visual Artist Mentors (must be residents of Edmonton) for our mentorship program.
Link to Indigenous Art Center Master Teaching Workshop

Indigenous Art Center Master Teaching Workshop

Date: Nov 10, 2017

Learn from master artisans and educators how to teach traditional Indigenous art from an authentic and culturally sensitive perspective.

Pages