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Link to Resilience - 50 Indigenous Women Artists on Billboards Coast to Coast

Resilience - 50 Indigenous Women Artists on Billboards Coast to Coast

Date: May 4, 2018

On June 1, Mentoring Artists for Women’s Art (MAWA) will launch Resilience, a national exhibition of artworks by fifty (50) Indigenous women artists.
Link to Lady Vanessa Cardona wins 2018 Canadian Individual Slam Championship

Lady Vanessa Cardona wins 2018 Canadian Individual Slam Championship

Date: Apr 30, 2018

On April 28th, Lady Vanessa won the title of Canada’s best individual slam poet at the 2018 Verses Festival of Words in Vancouver.
Link to Sheri-D Wilson named Calgary Poet Laureate

Sheri-D Wilson named Calgary Poet Laureate

Date: Apr 24, 2018

Calgary Arts Development and the Calgary Poet Laureate Selection Committee are pleased to announce Sheri-D Wilson as the 2018-2020 Poet Laureate.
Link to Alberta represented in 2018 Sobey Art Award longlist nominations

Alberta represented in 2018 Sobey Art Award longlist nominations

Date: Apr 24, 2018

Alberta born artists Hannah Doerksen and Elif Saydam, and current Alberta resident Jordan Bennett, were nominated. Shortlist coming May 29.
Link to Work of the Week: Well Heeled

Work of the Week: Well Heeled

Date: Mar 21, 2018

The Work of the Week is Well Heeled by Kim Bruce.
Link to Work of the Week: 3 artworks from the Series “Promise of Water"

Work of the Week: 3 artworks from the Series “Promise of Water"

Date: Mar 13, 2018

The Work of the Week is 3 artworks from the Series “Promise of Water" by Kristen Keegan.
Link to Work of the Week: Shell

Work of the Week: Shell

Date: Mar 6, 2018

The Work of the Week is Shell by Craig Le Blanc.
Link to Work of the Week: Lotus Lamp – Tiffany

Work of the Week: Lotus Lamp – Tiffany

Date: Feb 26, 2018

The Work of the Week is Lotus Lamp – Tiffany by Wendy Tokaryk, part of the Doilies Series.
Link to Alex Janvier exhibit to tour Alberta

Alex Janvier exhibit to tour Alberta

Date: Feb 22, 2017

Artwork by Cold Lake First Nation’s Alex Janvier will be hitting the road over the next year, making stops in Alberta, Ontario and Saskatchewan.
Link to Alberta art shines at the National Gallery of Canada

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