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Link to Work of the Week: "Big Dipper" by Katie Ohe

Work of the Week: "Big Dipper" by Katie Ohe

Date: Jan 24, 2020

This week’s Work of the Week is "Big Dipper" by renowned Alberta artist Katie Ohe.
Link to WAR Flowers | A Touring Art Exhibition

WAR Flowers | A Touring Art Exhibition

Date: Jan 24, 2020

This exhibition uses floriography (a method of communicating meaning & emotion through flowers) to explore a larger story of human nature during war.

Deadline: May 2, 2020 - 5:00 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | Harcourt House Artist Run Centre

Call for Submissions | Harcourt House Artist Run Centre

Date: Jan 23, 2020

Harcourt House Artist Run Centre seeks submissions for its Artist in Residency Program & The Art Incubator Gallery for the 2021 exhibition season.
Link to Banff International Curatorial Institute Fellowship Fall 2020

Banff International Curatorial Institute Fellowship Fall 2020

Date: Jan 22, 2020

In this self-directed fellowship for established curators & arts writers, focus on the continued development of your work while engaging with others.

Deadline: Apr 29, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Alberta Artist Profile | Karrie Arthurs

Alberta Artist Profile | Karrie Arthurs

Date: Jan 17, 2020

Get to know Alberta artist Karrie Arthurs! Learn more about Alberta artists included in the AFA art collection
Link to Exhibition | "TSIMA KOHTOTSITAPIIHPA Where are you from?" by Lauren Crazybull at Latitude 53

Exhibition | "TSIMA KOHTOTSITAPIIHPA Where are you from?" by Lauren Crazybull at Latitude 53

Date: Jan 17, 2020

Lauren Crazybull’s exhibition "TSIMA KOHTOTSITAPIIHPA Where are you from?" is the culmination of her research & work as Alberta's Artist in Residence.

Deadline: Apr 4, 2020 - 5:00 pm

Link to Exhibition | "The Writing on the Wall: Works of Dr. Joane Cardinal-Schubert, RCA" at the Esplanade Art Gallery

Exhibition | "The Writing on the Wall: Works of Dr. Joane Cardinal-Schubert, RCA" at the Esplanade Art Gallery

Date: Jan 17, 2020

This exhibition is a profound and impressive retrospective of the work of the celebrated artist, activist, curator, poet, writer and mentor,

Deadline: Mar 28, 2020 - 5:00 pm

Link to Exhibition | "Grasping at the Roots" at the Mitchell Art Gallery

Exhibition | "Grasping at the Roots" at the Mitchell Art Gallery

Date: Jan 17, 2020

Grasping at the Roots is an exhibition that looks to strategies artists use to support and sustain relationships with those they work with.

Deadline: Mar 28, 2020 - 5:00 pm

Link to Open Studio with Cassie Suche at the Calgary Allied Arts Foundation

Open Studio with Cassie Suche at the Calgary Allied Arts Foundation

Date: Jan 16, 2020

Join our current resident, Cassie Suche, at the CAAF studio to see the drawings she has been working on throughout the month of January.

Deadline: Jan 30, 2020 - 6:00 pm

Link to Exhibition | Katie Ohe at the Esker Foundation

Exhibition | Katie Ohe at the Esker Foundation

Date: Jan 9, 2020

This exhibition—her most comprehensive solo exhibition to date—traces the development of work through six decades of Ohe’s remarkable practice.

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