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Link to Behind the scenes: the very first Arts Days

Behind the scenes: the very first Arts Days

Date: Aug 23, 2016

It’s hard to believe this arts filled weekend has only been around nationally since 2009. But did you know the very first one happened in Alberta?
Link to The art of giving

The art of giving

Date: Aug 16, 2016

For many years, the AFA's provincial art collection has grown through a variety of methods of acquisition, donations, and commissions.
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Alberta art shines at the National Gallery of Canada

Date: Aug 9, 2016

Calgary-based Chris Cran and Cold Lake’s Alex Janvier each had noteworthy, full-career retrospective shows at the National Gallery of Canada in 2016
Link to Supporting Indigenous arts in Alberta

Supporting Indigenous arts in Alberta

Date: Aug 2, 2016

In March 2005, the AFA initiated a three-phase consultation process to explore and understand the needs of Indigenous artists and arts organizations.
Link to Alberta to Japan

Alberta to Japan

Date: Aug 2, 2016

How cool is this? Albertan art travels around the world.
Link to It's about time

It's about time

Date: Jul 26, 2016

You may recognize the Capital Arts building by its easily identifiable artwork that has become familiar to the area’s landscape.
Link to Three-year funding x four grants =...

Three-year funding x four grants =...

Date: Jul 19, 2016

The Alberta Ballet, Beaverlodge Cultural Society, the Edmonton Fringe Festival… what do these organizations have in common?
Link to Discovering lost cultural treasures

Discovering lost cultural treasures

Date: Jul 12, 2016

How often do you think the AFA Art Placement staff discovers an unknown and robust collection of Alberta art while out on assignment?
Link to 10 highlights from Alberta Week in PEI

10 highlights from Alberta Week in PEI

Date: Jul 5, 2016

In 2014, several Alberta artists spent the summer in Charlottetown, PEI to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Fathers of Confederation.
    Link to All Influential Artists nominations

    All Influential Artists nominations

    Date: Jun 30, 2016

    Hundreds of nominations poured in for the 25 Influential Alberta Artists. Here's the full list of all who were nominated.