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Link to AFA Commemorative Project "All the World’s a Stage"

AFA Commemorative Project "All the World’s a Stage"

Date: Apr 23, 2018

A short documentary film on renowned Calgary theatre artists will play in Edmonton and Calgary. It has been nominated for three AMPIA awards.
Link to DataLog : Art Encoded - An Emerging Curator Exhibition

DataLog : Art Encoded - An Emerging Curator Exhibition

Date: Feb 8, 2018

DataLog : Art Encoded fully embraces and uses the resources of the digital realm to exhibit selected artworks from the AFA Collection
Link to Double Take: An Emerging Curator Exhibition

Double Take: An Emerging Curator Exhibition

Date: Feb 8, 2018

Double Take, curated by Shannon Bingeman, challenges perceptions of logical order.
Link to Watch: The Art of Hide Tanning - an AFA Commemorative Art Project

Watch: The Art of Hide Tanning - an AFA Commemorative Art Project

Date: Dec 15, 2017

See the video of The Art of Hide Tanning: commissioned Indigenous artworks featuring the traditional hide tanning process taught at Portage College.
Link to "Canadian musicians" in Denmark

"Canadian musicians" in Denmark

Date: Dec 10, 2017

Sculptor from Calgary creates a public art piece for a beautiful town of Skovby in Denmark.
Link to 2017 Survey of Albertans on Culture now available

2017 Survey of Albertans on Culture now available

Date: Nov 30, 2017

Information about Albertans' views on arts and culture in our province now available - read the report or download raw data from Open Alberta.
    Link to Watch: Iinisikimm - an AFA Commemorative Arts Project

    Watch: Iinisikimm - an AFA Commemorative Arts Project

    Date: Oct 19, 2017

    See the video of Iinisikimm, a nighttime lantern performance and homecoming for the buffalo of Banff National Park.
    Link to Public art walking tours of Capital Boulevard on Culture Days

    Public art walking tours of Capital Boulevard on Culture Days

    Date: Oct 2, 2017

    AFA partnered with The Works International Visual Arts Society to offer free guided walking tours of public art during Alberta Culture Days 2017.
    Link to Introducing the AFA Young Artist Prize recipients

    Introducing the AFA Young Artist Prize recipients

    Date: Jun 19, 2017

    Chosen by the 25 Influential Alberta Artists, these young artists are the next generation of Alberta’s art community
    Link to AFA Commemorative Art Projects

    AFA Commemorative Art Projects

    Date: Jun 19, 2017

    Learn about five successful projects that received funding for a legacy artwork, performance or composition to reflect the theme: Alberta Inspires.

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