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Link to Budget 2022

Budget 2022

Date: Feb 28, 2022

On February 24, the Alberta government announced details of its 2022-23 budget.
Link to Work of the Week celebrates Lunar New Year

Work of the Week celebrates Lunar New Year

Date: Feb 2, 2022

This week's Work of the Week is "Fortune Cookie" by Peter Greendale
Link to Delve into the 2020-21 AFA Annual Report

Delve into the 2020-21 AFA Annual Report

Date: Jan 20, 2022

AFA's highlights and accomplishments during the last fiscal year, including a summary of grants awarded.
Link to AFA Origins

AFA Origins

Date: Sep 14, 2021

Learn about how the AFA was established in our province by peering back in time at its origins and some of the first art and artists it supported.
Link to AFA Pluralism policy consultants (2021-22)

AFA Pluralism policy consultants (2021-22)

Date: Aug 18, 2021

After a competitive procurement process, Parodos Social Marketing was contracted recommendations to implement the AFA's Pluralism policy in 2021-22.
Link to AFA engagement (April 2021): What We Heard

AFA engagement (April 2021): What We Heard

Date: Jun 25, 2021

In April 2021 the AFA sought feedback through targeted engagement on stakeholder challenges and anticipated needs to inform its 2021-22 spending plan.
Link to Work of the Week: "Making Faces" Heather Shillinglaw

Work of the Week: "Making Faces" Heather Shillinglaw

Date: Nov 20, 2020

This week’s Work of the Week is "Making Faces" by Métis artist Heather Shillinglaw.
Link to AFA remembers John "Jock" Osler

AFA remembers John "Jock" Osler

Date: Aug 11, 2020

We at the Alberta Foundation for the Arts (AFA) are very saddened to learn of the passing of John “Jock” Osler.
    Link to AFA Art on Display | Yorath House

    AFA Art on Display | Yorath House

    Date: Dec 19, 2019

    Nestled in Edmonton's river valley is a gem of modernist style -- Yorath House, which now playing host to several artworks from the AFA's collection!
    Link to Now On View | Two New Emerging Curator Exhibitions

    Now On View | Two New Emerging Curator Exhibitions

    Date: Sep 4, 2019

    "Absence Inhabited" and "Dear Alan", featuring artworks from the AFA's collection, are now on view on Google Arts and Culture.

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