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Link to Influence/Confluence Showcase Opening Reception

Influence/Confluence Showcase Opening Reception

Date: Jan 3, 2019

January 24, 6pm. Meet the artists during the opening reception of Influence/Confluence, the new showcase at Alberta Branded.
Link to Call for Submissions | Behaviour Swarm: Exploring Performative Practices

Call for Submissions | Behaviour Swarm: Exploring Performative Practices

Date: Jan 2, 2019

Performance artists, dancers, escapees from the theatre, experimental comedians, abstract clowns, and visual artists who have way too much energy for their own good — we invite you to this vessel to exaggerate life to its fullest!  
Link to Call for Submissions - Juried Art Show

Call for Submissions - Juried Art Show

Date: Jan 2, 2019

Leighton Art Centre is accepting submissions for its 17th Annual Juried Members Show until March 24th. Artists must be members to submit ($50/year).
Link to Call to Artists: Art Calgary 2019

Call to Artists: Art Calgary 2019

Date: Jan 2, 2019

Art Calgary invites applications from all emerging, mid-career and established artists. We are looking for contemporary artwork in a variety of media including, but not limited to, sculpture, printmaking, video/animation, photography, installation, drawing, textiles and, of course painting. Art Calgary is a professional, contemporary art fair, designed to provide an opportunity for artists to showcase their work and connect with collectors, galleries and art enthusiasts. Our aim is to exhibit well executed, visually vibrant and intellectually stimulating artwork.
Link to Call for submissions | Banff Artist in Residence Summer 2019

Call for submissions | Banff Artist in Residence Summer 2019

Date: Jan 2, 2019

This program is designed for visual artists exploring self-directed research themes, experimenting with production techniques, and cultivating new directions in their work all while surrounded by a community of peers.
Link to Call for submissions | Banff Artist in Residence Late Spring 2019

Call for submissions | Banff Artist in Residence Late Spring 2019

Date: Jan 2, 2019

This program is designed for visual artists exploring self-directed research themes, experimenting with production techniques, and cultivating new directions in their work all while surrounded by a community of peers.
Link to New Wave | Call for New Canadian Artists

New Wave | Call for New Canadian Artists

Date: Dec 14, 2018

New Wave: An exhibition of artwork by New Canadian Artists. Open to new Canadian artists working in any form of visual art.

Deadline: Mar 15, 2019 - 4:00 pm

Link to Shaping Alberta: call for submissions

Shaping Alberta: call for submissions

Date: Dec 14, 2018

Open to all CARFAC Alberta Members…Anyone is welcome to join! This is an opportunity to have your work seen in Calgary and Edmonton!

Deadline: Apr 5, 2019 - 4:00 pm

Link to Call for submissions: “Best of Northern Alberta” exhibition

Call for submissions: “Best of Northern Alberta” exhibition

Date: Nov 28, 2018

The Alberta Society of Artists invites all artists residing in the northern region of Alberta to submit to the exhibition,“Best of Northern Alberta.”

Deadline: Jan 27, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Executive Assistant

Executive Assistant

Date: Oct 30, 2018

Contemporary Calgary is accepting applications for the role of Executive Assistant.

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