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Link to Budget 2018

Budget 2018

Date: Mar 22, 2018

On March 22, the Government of Alberta announced its 2018-19 budget, which maintained a $31.5 million allocation to the AFA.
Link to McLuhan House Art Studio Residency

McLuhan House Art Studio Residency

Date: Mar 12, 2018

Call for Submission from Local Artists for Art Studio Residency. Deadline to submit: April 3.
Link to Stollery Gallery 2018 Call for Submissions

Stollery Gallery 2018 Call for Submissions

Date: Mar 8, 2018

The Nina is accepting submissions for exhibition in our Stollery Gallery as part of our commitment to support underrepresented artists.
Link to A $193,500 investment in Alberta’s arts sector grew 5 times to $1.25M thanks to Business for the Arts’ artsVest program

A $193,500 investment in Alberta’s arts sector grew 5 times to $1.25M thanks to Business for the Arts’ artsVest program

Date: Feb 28, 2018

Business for the Arts worked with 39 arts organizations in Calgary and Edmonton to achieve five times their funding goal.
Link to Alberta’s space matching tool lists 1,000th venue

Alberta’s space matching tool lists 1,000th venue

Date: Feb 21, 2018

This online tool for arts organizations is supported in part through funding from the Alberta Foundation for the Arts. Congratulations!
Link to Erin McDonald, Manager, Art Collections recognized by Avenue Magazine

Erin McDonald, Manager, Art Collections recognized by Avenue Magazine

Date: Oct 31, 2017

Erin was named one of Avenue Magazine's Edmonton Top 40 under 40 for 2017. Congratulations to all artists recognized by Avenue Calgary and Edmonton.
Link to Introducing our new Director, Arts Development.

Introducing our new Director, Arts Development.

Date: Oct 2, 2017

The Arts Branch is pleased to announce that David Folk has accepted the position of Director, Arts Development.
Link to Introducing the AFA Young Artist Prize recipients

Introducing the AFA Young Artist Prize recipients

Date: Jun 19, 2017

Chosen by the 25 Influential Alberta Artists, these young artists are the next generation of Alberta’s art community
Link to Announcing: Commemorative Art Projects

Announcing: Commemorative Art Projects

Date: Jun 19, 2017

Learn about the five successful projects to receive funding for a legacy artwork, performance or composition to reflect the theme: Alberta Inspires.
Link to Impact of funding 2016-2017

Impact of funding 2016-2017

Date: May 4, 2017

Explore an interactive visual overview of how AFA funding is distributed across the province to support Alberta's arts community and learn more about

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