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 Arts, Culture, and Digital Transformation Summit

Arts, Culture, and Digital Transformation Summit

Date: Aug 29, 2019

This summit considers our digital futures and strives to create a vision for the role the arts must play in fostering creative and humane realities.

Deadline: Nov 5, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Banff Puppet Theatre Intensive

Banff Puppet Theatre Intensive

Date: Aug 28, 2019

A two-week residential exploration into the creative art of puppet theatre, led by Peter Balkwill of the Old Trout Puppet Workshop.

Deadline: Oct 30, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Go Behind the Scenes with the AFA's Art Collections Manager!

Go Behind the Scenes with the AFA's Art Collections Manager!

Date: Aug 28, 2019

What does it take to get an artwork in show-worthy shape? Find out!
Link to Concert in the 21st Century

Concert in the 21st Century

Date: Aug 28, 2019

Explore how classical musicians can position themselves better in society and attract more audience members.

Deadline: Oct 30, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Concordia Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition for Piano

Concordia Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition for Piano

Date: Aug 27, 2019

Young pianists are invited to compete in the 2019 Concordia Symphony Concerto Competition for an opportunity to perform with a symphony orchestra.

Deadline: Nov 6, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Work of the Week: "Edge of Summer" by Thelma Manarey

Work of the Week: "Edge of Summer" by Thelma Manarey

Date: Aug 23, 2019

This week's Work of the Week is "Edge of Summer" by Thelma Manarey.
Link to Conference 2019 | Creative Convergence Winnipeg

Conference 2019 | Creative Convergence Winnipeg

Date: Aug 23, 2019

The Canadian Network for Arts & Learning conference will celebrate the power of the arts to heal, to foster inclusion & to nurture reconciliation.
Link to Art Vancouver 2020

Art Vancouver 2020

Date: Aug 21, 2019

Art Vancouver is Western Canada’s largest international, contemporary art fair. It will be held at the Vancouver Convention Centre.
Link to Call for Submissions (Calgary)| ADFA Calgary Region One-Act Play Festival

Call for Submissions (Calgary)| ADFA Calgary Region One-Act Play Festival

Date: Aug 19, 2019

Registration for 12 spots will open on a first-come, first serve basis beginning September 18, 2019 at 12 pm.

Deadline: Jan 31, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Work of the Week: "Musician" by Steve Kiss

Work of the Week: "Musician" by Steve Kiss

Date: Aug 16, 2019

This week's Work of the Week is "Musician" by artist Steve Kiss.

Pages