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Link to Call for artist submissions: the Unknown Exhibit at McDougall Centre

Call for artist submissions: the Unknown Exhibit at McDougall Centre

Date: Sep 18, 2017

Premier Rachel Notley is inviting artists to participate in Calgary’s first annual Art from the Unknown Exhibit at McDougall Centre.
Link to Beacon Original Art Fall Show & Sale

Beacon Original Art Fall Show & Sale

Date: Sep 13, 2017

October 14 & 15, 2017 from 10am - 4pm. Meet 50 artists, local & from throughout Alberta, with: Painting, Jewelry, Glass, Photography, Ceramics & more
Link to Umbrella Visual Arts Conference 3 -  Equity and Access: One Space, Many Voices.

Umbrella Visual Arts Conference 3 - Equity and Access: One Space, Many Voices.

Date: Sep 12, 2017

2-Day Visual Arts conference with Inspiring and engaging activities, including Conversation Catalysts, and 2-Spirit and Indigenous programming.
Link to Emerging Photographers Showcase Call for Submissions: Exposure Photography Festival 2018

Emerging Photographers Showcase Call for Submissions: Exposure Photography Festival 2018

Date: Sep 12, 2017

The Exposure Photography Festival is a registered non-profit society established in 2004. Deadline to submit: October 15
Link to SPARK Disability Art Festival: Call for Visual Art

SPARK Disability Art Festival: Call for Visual Art

Date: Sep 6, 2017

Submit to the SPARK Disability Art Festival for a chance to exhibit your art in multiple venues across Calgary November 27 - December 8, 2017.
Link to Call for visual artists

Call for visual artists

Date: Aug 29, 2017

Call for submissions from Calgary and surrounding area of visual artists, art collectives and multicultural community organization.
Link to Call for Films at Arts Commons

Call for Films at Arts Commons

Date: Aug 29, 2017

A national call for short/experimental films, animations, and videos for 18-19 Season of Broadcast Lab at Arts Commons.
Link to Call for Submissions: Alberta Printmakers 2018/19 Programming

Call for Submissions: Alberta Printmakers 2018/19 Programming

Date: Aug 2, 2017

Alberta Printmakers invites all artists incorporating print media techniques within their practice to apply for our 2018-2019 Juried Gallery Program.