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.

Link to Henri van Bentum, 1929 - 2022

Henri van Bentum, 1929 - 2022

Date: Apr 25, 2022

Spatial Rythms by Henri van Bentum marked a major transition in his artistic practice.
Link to Harry Kiyooka, RCA (1928 – 2022)

Harry Kiyooka, RCA (1928 – 2022)

Date: Apr 22, 2022

The AFA was saddened to learn of the passing of former board member and Alberta artist Harry Kiyooka on April 8, 2022.
Link to Budget 2022

Budget 2022

Date: Feb 28, 2022

On February 24, the Alberta government announced details of its 2022-23 budget.
Link to Survey Results | The New Experience Economy - Wave 6

Survey Results | The New Experience Economy - Wave 6

Date: Jan 19, 2022

6th and final wave of results of a long-term study to gauge Alberta audiences' attitudes towards returning to live arts and culture venues and events.
Link to Call for Artwork by Sidney Kelsie

Call for Artwork by Sidney Kelsie

Date: Oct 13, 2021

The Art Gallery of Alberta is looking for artwork by Sidney Kelsie.
Link to September is Month of the Artist in Alberta

September is Month of the Artist in Alberta

Date: Sep 1, 2021

During the Month of the Artist, Albertans recognize and raise awareness of the value artists bring to our communities.
Link to Alberta Artist's Melancholic Photographs Included in the German Exhibition: Oil. Beauty and Horror in the Petrol Age

Alberta Artist's Melancholic Photographs Included in the German Exhibition: Oil. Beauty and Horror in the Petrol Age

Date: Aug 22, 2021

The groundbreaking exhibition is being considered to be "the world's first retrospective of the global modern age of petroleum."

Alberta enters Stage 3 of its Open For Summer Plan

Date: Jul 1, 2021

Alberta is now in Stage 3 of the Open for Summer Plan. All public health measures have been lifted except in specific settings.
Link to Alberta's 2021 Distinguished Artists

Alberta's 2021 Distinguished Artists

Date: Jun 14, 2021

Faye HeavyShield, Cheryl Foggo, and Vicki Adams Willis receive 2021 Distinguished Artist Awards.

Pages