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Link to Call for Submissions | Music Video

Call for Submissions | Music Video

Date: Apr 1, 2020

Looking for an experimental artist to either create or facilitate through their connections the making of a music video.

Deadline: May 1, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | McMullen Gallery 2020 - DEADLINE EXTENDED

Call for Submissions | McMullen Gallery 2020 - DEADLINE EXTENDED

Date: Mar 27, 2020

McMullen Gallery seeks proposals from practicing artists, curators, and organizations for its 2021-2022 exhibition season.

Deadline: Jun 1, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Our Body | Art Call

Our Body | Art Call

Date: Mar 20, 2020

This artist call simply seeks artists and photographers exploring the human form.

Deadline: May 10, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Museum of Anthropology Shop Emerging Indigenous Artist Contest

Museum of Anthropology Shop Emerging Indigenous Artist Contest

Date: Mar 13, 2020

The UBC Museum of Anthropology Shop Emerging Indigenous Artist Contest is now open and accepting submissions for the 2020 contest.

Deadline: Apr 30, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call to Artists | Nooks & Crannies Outdoor Art Festival

Call to Artists | Nooks & Crannies Outdoor Art Festival

Date: Mar 11, 2020

Okotoks Culture seeks proposals from artists to create temporary public art installations in the forgotten nooks and crannies in downtown Okotoks.

Deadline: Apr 24, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | Final Draft

Call for Submissions | Final Draft

Date: Mar 10, 2020

The Foundry Art Centre in St. Charles, Missouri, seeks submissions for “Final Draft”, an exhibition showcasing design and illustration in fine art.

Deadline: May 4, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | Perspectives from Within

Call for Submissions | Perspectives from Within

Date: Feb 24, 2020

This call seeks artwork in any media that critically engages with mental health in the broadest sense.

Deadline: Apr 15, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call to artists who want an opportunity to present at schools or participate in blog interviews

Call to artists who want an opportunity to present at schools or participate in blog interviews

Date: Feb 24, 2020

Alexis Marie Chute is seeking artists in any medium who want an opportunity to join a list of Albertan artists who want to work with schools.

Call for Submissions | UAH Art Collection

Date: Feb 19, 2020

Western & northern Canadian artists are invited to submit artwork to be considered for purchase for the University of Alberta art collection.

Deadline: Apr 10, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Free Program | Black Kid Joy

Free Program | Black Kid Joy

Date: Feb 5, 2020

Black Kid Joy is a free two-week immersive program (July 20 to July 31, 2020) for Black youth ages 13 to 19.

Deadline: Apr 30, 2020 - 11:45 pm

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