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 "Canadian musicians" in Denmark

"Canadian musicians" in Denmark

Date: Dec 10, 2017

Sculptor from Calgary creates a public art piece for a beautiful town of Skovby in Denmark.
Link to Redpoll Centre Public Art Commission

Redpoll Centre Public Art Commission

Date: Nov 23, 2017

Arts Council Wood Buffalo in partnership with the Alberta Foundations for the Arts has unveiled a new commission by local artist Lucie Bause.
Link to Public art walking tours of Capital Boulevard on Culture Days

Public art walking tours of Capital Boulevard on Culture Days

Date: Oct 2, 2017

AFA partnered with The Works International Visual Arts Society to offer free guided walking tours of public art during Alberta Culture Days 2017.
Link to Imperial donated four artworks to AFA Collection

Imperial donated four artworks to AFA Collection

Date: Mar 24, 2017

To celebrate Canada’s sesquicentennial, an estimated $6 million in artworks will be donated to Canadian museums and galleries, including the AFA.
Link to Alex Janvier exhibit to tour Alberta

Alex Janvier exhibit to tour Alberta

Date: Feb 22, 2017

Artwork by Cold Lake First Nation’s Alex Janvier will be hitting the road over the next year, making stops in Alberta, Ontario and Saskatchewan.
Link to Have art... will travel

Have art... will travel

Date: Sep 20, 2016

From High Level in the North, to the Milk River in the South, TREX brings Albertan art to all corners of the province, one crate at a time.
Link to Meet me at the public art

Meet me at the public art

Date: Sep 13, 2016

Learn about how artwork from the AFA Public Art Commission program enhances public space often evolving into a community landmark.
Link to A ceramic legacy lives on

A ceramic legacy lives on

Date: Sep 6, 2016

On a sunny day in July 2015 Erin McDonald, manager of the AFA Art Collection, learned of a significant collection of ceramic works by Albertan artists
Link to Alberta's ever-evolving visual arts community

Alberta's ever-evolving visual arts community

Date: Aug 30, 2016

We’ve collected some highlights of the ever-changing organism that is visual arts in Alberta over the last 25 years.
Link to The art of giving

The art of giving

Date: Aug 16, 2016

For many years, the AFA's provincial art collection has grown through a variety of methods of acquisition, donations, and commissions.

Pages