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Work of the Week Celebrates National Indigenous History Month!
Date: Jun 4, 2021
This week's Work of the Week is “Autumn Sky” and “Grand Entry” by Jessica Desmoulin.
Work of the Week: Asian Heritage Month
Date: May 28, 2021
May is Asian Heritage Month, so we're celebrating by showcasing a few of the diverse artworks in our collection by Canadians of Asian descent!
Leighton Art Centre Announces Reopening on June 1st
Date: May 27, 2021
Leighton Art Centre will reopen for in person visits on Tuesday June 1, following a closure of nearly 5 months.
Work of the Week: "Tents" by John K. Esler
Date: May 21, 2021
This week's Work of the Week is "Tents" by John K. Esler.
Studio 19 | Online Performance Arts Initiative by the Film and Video Arts Society of Alberta (FAVA)
Date: May 20, 2021
"Studio 19" is an online performance arts initiative created to stimulate the exhibition of performing & media arts projects in Edmonton.
Work of the Week Celebrates Asian Heritage Month
Date: May 14, 2021
This week's Work of the Week celebrates Asian Heritage Month!
Survey Results | The New Experience Economy - Wave 5
Date: May 13, 2021
Fifth wave of results of a long-term study to gauge Alberta audiences' attitudes towards returning to live arts and culture venues and events.
The Creative Incubator Initiative
Date: May 3, 2021
cSPACE Projects & the Calgary Foundation respond to the challenges facing artists in the face of the pandemic with the Creative Incubator Initiative.
Work of the Week | "David Thompson Country" by Alvina Green
Date: Apr 30, 2021
This week’s Work of the Week is "David Thompson Country" by Alvina Green.
Work of the Week: "Wild Rose" by Annora Brown
Date: Apr 23, 2021
This week's Work of the Week is "Wild Rose" by Annora Brown.