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Link to Call to Artists | Artistic Installations for Silver Skate 2021 Folk Trail(s)

Call to Artists | Artistic Installations for Silver Skate 2021 Folk Trail(s)

Date: Nov 19, 2020

For the 2021 Silver Skate "Create Your Experience", artists are asked to create an artistic installation that speaks to one of our Folk Trail stories.

Deadline: Dec 4, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call to Artists | Bear Street Public Art

Call to Artists | Bear Street Public Art

Date: Nov 18, 2020

A public art project on a newly re-envisioned street in downtown Banff.

Deadline: Jan 6, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Link to Mile Zero Dance Society Presents "The Disaster Show"

Mile Zero Dance Society Presents "The Disaster Show"

Date: Nov 17, 2020

"The Disaster Show" explores new ways to create and maintain dance and art in the wake of global chaos.

Deadline: Nov 28, 2020 - 2:00 pm

Link to Call for submissions: Community COVID Collage

Call for submissions: Community COVID Collage

Date: Nov 17, 2020

You are invited to create a small artwork that expresses a moment of your COVID experience... All expressions are welcome, (words, images, etc).
Link to Survey Results | The New Experience Economy - Wave 3

Survey Results | The New Experience Economy - Wave 3

Date: Nov 13, 2020

Third wave of results of a long-term study to gauge Alberta audiences' attitudes towards returning to live arts and culture venues and events.
Link to Work of the Week | "The Accident" by Rita McKeough

Work of the Week | "The Accident" by Rita McKeough

Date: Nov 13, 2020

This week’s Work of the Week is "The Accident" by Rita McKeough.
Link to Call for Submissions | She Also Served: Jewish Canadian Servicewomen in the Second World War

Call for Submissions | She Also Served: Jewish Canadian Servicewomen in the Second World War

Date: Nov 12, 2020

This call seeks proposals for original 2D digitally generated artworks that tell the story of these Jewish Canadian military personnel.

Deadline: Dec 31, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Firebrand Glass Studio Christmas Open House

Firebrand Glass Studio Christmas Open House

Date: Nov 12, 2020

Glass blowing demonstrations and blown glass pieces for sale.

Deadline: Nov 28, 2020 - 11:00 am

Link to Request for Proposals | Glenora Park Public Art

Request for Proposals | Glenora Park Public Art

Date: Nov 9, 2020

Request for proposals from emerging, mid-career, and established Canadian artists and artist teams for a creation of an outdoor public artwork(s).

Deadline: Dec 21, 2020 - 4:00 pm

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