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 Métis Knowledge Specialist

Métis Knowledge Specialist

Date: Oct 12, 2018

Lougheed House is seeking someone with knowledge of Métis history and culture to co-curate an exhibit. Review of applications begins Oct.26.
Link to Pumphouse Theatre Quenten Doolittle Memorial Gallery : Accepting Submissions for Winter 2019 Exhibit

Pumphouse Theatre Quenten Doolittle Memorial Gallery : Accepting Submissions for Winter 2019 Exhibit

Date: Sep 25, 2018

Accepting exhibition submissions: What Lies Beneath – A Journey through Historic & Modern Calgary (Jan. 17 - Mar. 9, 2019). Deadline Nov. 30.
Link to Engagement Coordinator - Visual Arts Alberta

Engagement Coordinator - Visual Arts Alberta

Date: Sep 10, 2018

Employment Opportunity with Visual Arts Alberta – CARFAC in Calgary. Deadline to apply: October 2nd.
Link to 2019 Open Call / Call for Submissions

2019 Open Call / Call for Submissions

Date: Sep 10, 2018

Photographers are invited to submit work to an open theme exhibition hosted by the Exposure Photography Festival in Calgary. Deadline: Oct.17
Link to 2019 Emerging Photographers Showcase Call for Submissions

2019 Emerging Photographers Showcase Call for Submissions

Date: Sep 10, 2018

Exposure supports Alberta’s emerging photographers! Selected work will be exhibited in Calgary and shared online. Deadline: Oct. 17.
Link to Call to Artists: Studio Residency

Call to Artists: Studio Residency

Date: Sep 6, 2018

The CAAF Residency is a program offered by the Calgary Allied Art Foundation (CAAF). Apply for 1-3 months of studio space. Deadline: Oct. 22.
Link to Open Call for Visual Artists Pan-Disability

Open Call for Visual Artists Pan-Disability

Date: Sep 3, 2018

Are you a visual artist with a disability? Be a part of this year's SPARK Disability Art Festival, December 3-8 at cSPACE. Deadline: Sept.30
Link to Haunted Calgary Recruits Volunteer Actors and Horror Lovers

Haunted Calgary Recruits Volunteer Actors and Horror Lovers

Date: Aug 30, 2018

Do you love scaring people? Haunted Calgary may have just the volunteer opportunity for you. October 26-31.
Link to Call for Submissions: HUB @ 302

Call for Submissions: HUB @ 302

Date: Jul 31, 2018

The Alberta Society of Artists invites all members and non-members to submit to our in-house Gallery space. Deadline: November 30.
Link to Esker Foundation is hiring! Public Engagement - 13 month contract: Maternity leave.

Esker Foundation is hiring! Public Engagement - 13 month contract: Maternity leave.

Date: Jul 4, 2018

PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT: Maternity leave – 13-month contract from October 1, 2018 – November 1, 2019. Full-time – 37.5 hours per week. Apply by Aug. 8