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Link to Upgrade coming to AFA online application system

Upgrade coming to AFA online application system

Date: Jul 27, 2021

The system will be unavailable from the evening of Thursday, July 29 until the morning of Tuesday, August 3.
Link to Allied Arts Council of Pincher Creek- 2022 Gallery Season Call for Submissions Deadline Extended

Allied Arts Council of Pincher Creek- 2022 Gallery Season Call for Submissions Deadline Extended

Date: Jul 14, 2021

Indigenous artists are invited to apply to the AAC of PC gallery with new and previously shown works. Deadline extended to Sept.1.

Deadline: Sep 1, 2021 - 4:00 pm

Link to “Indigenous Motherhood and Matriarchy”  Submission Call for Indigenous Artist

“Indigenous Motherhood and Matriarchy” Submission Call for Indigenous Artist

Date: Jul 12, 2021

This is the third in a series of three exhibitions to feature artworks related to the theme of Indigenous Motherhood and Matriarchy. Deadline: Aug. 13

Deadline: Aug 13, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Alberta enters Stage 3 of its Open For Summer Plan

Date: Jul 1, 2021

Alberta is now in Stage 3 of the Open for Summer Plan. All public health measures have been lifted except in specific settings.
Link to Literary Arts | Fall Writers Session 2021 Online

Literary Arts | Fall Writers Session 2021 Online

Date: Jun 28, 2021

This session will allow writers across genre to explore craft, voice and workshop their manuscripts with faculty Farzana Doctor and Orlando White.

Deadline: Oct 6, 2021 - 4:30 pm

Link to Work of the Week | “red dress” by Faye HeavyShield

Work of the Week | “red dress” by Faye HeavyShield

Date: Jun 18, 2021

“red dress” by Faye HeavyShield is the AFA's Work of the Week for June 18, 2021.
Link to Exposure 2022 Emerging Photographers Showcase Call for Submissions

Exposure 2022 Emerging Photographers Showcase Call for Submissions

Date: Jun 15, 2021

Exposure welcomes diverse and innovative submissions from photographers and visual artists to be selected for an exhibition at Contemporary Calgary.

Deadline: Sep 10, 2021 - 6:00 pm

Link to Alberta's 2021 Distinguished Artists

Alberta's 2021 Distinguished Artists

Date: Jun 14, 2021

Faye HeavyShield, Cheryl Foggo, and Vicki Adams Willis receive 2021 Distinguished Artist Awards.
Link to Work of the Week | “Magpie” by Bruno Canadien

Work of the Week | “Magpie” by Bruno Canadien

Date: Jun 11, 2021

This week’s Work of the Week is “Magpie” by Bruno Canadien.

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