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Link to Logo Contest | New Buffalo Education Institute

Logo Contest | New Buffalo Education Institute

Date: Jun 10, 2021

New Buffalo Education Institute Needs a Logo! $200 for winner!

Deadline: Jun 24, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Muralist

Call for Muralist

Date: Jun 9, 2021

Allied Arts Council of Spruce Grove, in conjunction with the City of Spruce Grove, is looking for an artist or group of artists to execute a mural.

Deadline: Jun 30, 2021 - 5:00 pm

Link to Alberta Mentoring Partnership’s Indigenous Art Contest

Alberta Mentoring Partnership’s Indigenous Art Contest

Date: Jun 7, 2021

Open to Indigenous Alberta K-12 & Post-Secondary students and all forms of still visual art: photo, paint, drawing!

Deadline: Jul 2, 2021 - 6:00 pm

Link to Online Event & Call for Submissions | Canada Celebrates Folklore

Online Event & Call for Submissions | Canada Celebrates Folklore

Date: Jun 7, 2021

Canadian storytellers narrate folklore from different countries around the world! This is also a worldwide call for illustrations for these stories.

Deadline: Jul 4, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Link to AFA Pluralism policy: Request for proposals

AFA Pluralism policy: Request for proposals

Date: Jun 1, 2021

The AFA seeks expressions of interest from qualified organizations or individuals to help implement its Pluralism policy.

Deadline: Jul 2, 2021 - 4:00 pm

Link to Calling all artists! Take part in an Institute for Canadian Citizenship (ICC) Virtual Enhanced Citizenship Ceremony

Calling all artists! Take part in an Institute for Canadian Citizenship (ICC) Virtual Enhanced Citizenship Ceremony

Date: May 28, 2021

The ICC invites you to share your artistic representation of what Canada means to you.

Deadline: Jun 15, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | Annual Fall Art Exhibition & Sale, Beacon Original Art

Call for Submissions | Annual Fall Art Exhibition & Sale, Beacon Original Art

Date: May 24, 2021

The call for artist submissions to participate in Beacon Original Art's juried Annual Fall Art Exhibition & Sale in Calgary is now open.

Deadline: Sep 18, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Link to The 36th Chelsea International Fine Art Competition

The 36th Chelsea International Fine Art Competition

Date: May 18, 2021

This is an opportunity for artists at any stage of their career to gain valuable exposure in the New York art scene.

Deadline: Aug 3, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | Leighton Art Centre, Foothills

Call for Submissions | Leighton Art Centre, Foothills

Date: May 14, 2021

Leighton Art Centre is calling for submissions for our 2022 Exhibition Season.

Deadline: Jul 5, 2021 - 12:00 pm

Call for Artists | Diversity in Art Initiatives

Date: May 10, 2021

The Edmonton Gallery District is launching a new Diversity in Art program that includes a competition to promote inclusivity within the art world.

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