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Link to 28th Annual Pigeon Lake Artists' Society Exhibition & Sale

28th Annual Pigeon Lake Artists' Society Exhibition & Sale

Date: Jun 24, 2019

Come to our 28th annual Exhibition this Saturday! June 29, 10-4 pm at the Village Creek Country Inn.
Link to Beacon Original Art Call for Artists

Beacon Original Art Call for Artists

Date: May 21, 2019

We're thrilled to announce our Call for Artists to apply to participate in our juried Annual Fall Art Exhibition & Sale on Saturday October 19, 2019.

Deadline: Sep 21, 2019 - 12:00 pm

Link to Apply Now | Banff Artist in Residence Winter 2020

Apply Now | Banff Artist in Residence Winter 2020

Date: May 17, 2019

This is for artists exploring self-directed research themes, experimenting with production techniques & cultivating new directions in their work.

Deadline: Aug 14, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Metro Cinema | Call for Gallery Submissions

Metro Cinema | Call for Gallery Submissions

Date: May 15, 2019

Metro Cinema is looking for visual artists interested in displaying their work in the historic Garneau Theatre!
Link to Call for Visual Artists! Edmonton Valley Zoo: Zoominescence Festival 2019

Call for Visual Artists! Edmonton Valley Zoo: Zoominescence Festival 2019

Date: May 8, 2019

Visual Artists needed for outdoor, winter festival! Pay $3,500, Deadline: July 15, 2019.

Deadline: Jul 15, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to THE SUNNY ART PRIZE 2019: INTERNATIONAL ART COMPETITION

THE SUNNY ART PRIZE 2019: INTERNATIONAL ART COMPETITION

Date: May 7, 2019

This art competition in the UK is a global platform offering opportunities to emerging & established artists to showcase artworks internationally.

Deadline: Jun 30, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Frozen in Time

Frozen in Time

Date: May 6, 2019

The Alberta Society of Artists invites all artists in Alberta (must be 18 years of age or older) to submit to the exhibition, “Frozen in Time.”

Deadline: Sep 15, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Craft as Contemporary Art | Visual Arts Program

Craft as Contemporary Art | Visual Arts Program

Date: May 2, 2019

The Craft as Contemporary Art residency will explore what it means to create art using materials and processes associated with practices of craft.

Deadline: Jul 10, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Fine Art & Craft for AAC WORKS in Lethbridge

Call for Fine Art & Craft for AAC WORKS in Lethbridge

Date: Apr 24, 2019

Allied Arts Council (AAC) Works offers high-quality, locally created, fine art and fine craft.

Deadline: Mar 16, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Dr. Van Christou Mentored Residency for Emerging Artists

Dr. Van Christou Mentored Residency for Emerging Artists

Date: Apr 24, 2019

This is a week-long mentorship program for emerging artists interested in art & architecture. 

Deadline: Aug 6, 2019 - 9:00 am

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