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Link to Yugen Photography call

Yugen Photography call

Date: Feb 2, 2020

This is a call looking for emotive sea, sky and landscape photography.

Deadline: Mar 10, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Exposure Photography Festival

Exposure Photography Festival

Date: Jan 31, 2020

Don’t miss this month-long, province-wide festival of ground-breaking works as it takes over Alberta!
Link to Applications Now Open | Artist in Residence Program on Salt Spring Island, British Columbia

Applications Now Open | Artist in Residence Program on Salt Spring Island, British Columbia

Date: Jan 31, 2020

The Artist in Residence Program provides an opportunity for artists to work in the vibrant arts environment of Salt Spring Island.

Deadline: Apr 15, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Entries | N3XT National Arts Competition

Call for Entries | N3XT National Arts Competition

Date: Jan 31, 2020

N3XT is open to all Canadian visual artists. Artists are invited to submit paintings, drawings, prints, video, and sculpture.

Deadline: Jul 24, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Work of the Week: "Maybe the Whole Ball is a Heart" by Rita McKeough

Work of the Week: "Maybe the Whole Ball is a Heart" by Rita McKeough

Date: Jan 31, 2020

This week's Work of the Week is "Maybe the Whole Ball is a Heart" by Rita McKeough.
Link to Exhibition | Finding Presence

Exhibition | Finding Presence

Date: Jan 25, 2020

This exhibit showcases the work of Canmore-based, fine art photographer Kathleen Davies and her photographs captured from mountain heights.

Deadline: Feb 29, 2020 - 5:00 pm

Link to Work of the Week: "Big Dipper" by Katie Ohe

Work of the Week: "Big Dipper" by Katie Ohe

Date: Jan 24, 2020

This week’s Work of the Week is "Big Dipper" by renowned Alberta artist Katie Ohe.
Link to WAR Flowers | A Touring Art Exhibition

WAR Flowers | A Touring Art Exhibition

Date: Jan 24, 2020

This exhibition uses floriography (a method of communicating meaning & emotion through flowers) to explore a larger story of human nature during war.

Deadline: May 2, 2020 - 5:00 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | Harcourt House Artist Run Centre

Call for Submissions | Harcourt House Artist Run Centre

Date: Jan 23, 2020

Harcourt House Artist Run Centre seeks submissions for its Artist in Residency Program & The Art Incubator Gallery for the 2021 exhibition season.

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