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Link to A $193,500 investment in Alberta’s arts sector grew 5 times to $1.25M thanks to Business for the Arts’ artsVest program

A $193,500 investment in Alberta’s arts sector grew 5 times to $1.25M thanks to Business for the Arts’ artsVest program

Date: Feb 28, 2018

Business for the Arts worked with 39 arts organizations in Calgary and Edmonton to achieve five times their funding goal.
Link to Explore the economics of Alberta art

Explore the economics of Alberta art

Date: Feb 27, 2018

On Feb. 27, 2018, Statistics Canada released Culture Satellite Account economic data for the Canadian arts, culture and sport sectors from 2010-2016.
Link to Call for art submissions by Indigenous artists in Canada

Call for art submissions by Indigenous artists in Canada

Date: Feb 27, 2018

The INAC Indigenous Art Centre invites Indigenous artists to apply to the peer juried Indigenous Art Acquisition Program 2018-2019. Deadline: Apr.30
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 Work of the Week: 3 artworks in memoriam

Work of the Week: 3 artworks in memoriam

Date: Feb 22, 2018

We lost three artists represented in the AFA collection in February 2018. This week we feature artworks by all three artists in their memory.
Link to Call for Submissions: The Best of South Western Alberta

Call for Submissions: The Best of South Western Alberta

Date: Feb 22, 2018

The Alberta Society of Artists invites artists in South Western Alberta to submit to the exhibit “Best of South Western Alberta” - Deadline: May 25
Link to “3D – Alberta Sculpture” PROSPECTUS

“3D – Alberta Sculpture” PROSPECTUS

Date: Feb 22, 2018

The Alberta Society of Artists invites all sculpture artists (18 years of age or older) to submit to the exhibition, “3 D”. Deadline: June 1.
Link to Adrian Stimson awarded 2018 Governor General's Award in Visual and Media Arts

Adrian Stimson awarded 2018 Governor General's Award in Visual and Media Arts

Date: Feb 21, 2018

Adrian Stimson, a multidisciplinary artist based in Siksika (Blackfoot) Nation, Alberta, is a recipient of the 2018 GGArts Awards.
Link to Alberta’s space matching tool lists 1,000th venue

Alberta’s space matching tool lists 1,000th venue

Date: Feb 21, 2018

This online tool for arts organizations is supported in part through funding from the Alberta Foundation for the Arts. Congratulations!
Link to A Grain of Salt Too Many Times /  ImagiNation Miscellany

A Grain of Salt Too Many Times / ImagiNation Miscellany

Date: Feb 21, 2018

A Grain of Salt Too Many Times is a multidisciplinary art installation running until May 12. Opening reception: Feb 22. PD Talk: March 10.

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