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Link to Work of the Week: Gathering Medicine

Work of the Week: Gathering Medicine

Date: Nov 28, 2017

The Work of the Week is Gathering Medicine by Dr. Jane Ash Poitras, RCA
Link to Redpoll Centre Public Art Commission

Redpoll Centre Public Art Commission

Date: Nov 23, 2017

Arts Council Wood Buffalo in partnership with the Alberta Foundations for the Arts has unveiled a new commission by local artist Lucie Bause.
Link to Work of the Week: PERICULUM - ALBERTA (PERMUTATION #2)

Work of the Week: PERICULUM - ALBERTA (PERMUTATION #2)

Date: Nov 21, 2017

The Work of the Week is PERICULUM - ALBERTA (PERMUTATION #2) by Jennifer Wanner.
Link to Pumphouse Theatre Lobby Art Gallery: Submissions Now Open!

Pumphouse Theatre Lobby Art Gallery: Submissions Now Open!

Date: Nov 21, 2017

Submissions are now open for the Pumphouse Theatre Lobby Art Gallery's next Spring exhibit: Emerging Artist! April 12-June 30 2018. Deadline: March 9.
Link to Beacon Original Art - Call for Artist Submissions

Beacon Original Art - Call for Artist Submissions

Date: Nov 19, 2017

Call for emerging and professional artists to participate at our juried Annual Spring Art Exhibition and Sale. Deadline to submit: March 10.
Link to Visual Arts Alberta - CARFAC:  Seeking Visual Arts Mentors

Visual Arts Alberta - CARFAC: Seeking Visual Arts Mentors

Date: Nov 16, 2017

Visual Arts Alberta – CARFAC is looking for Visual Artist Mentors (must be residents of Edmonton) for our mentorship program.
Link to  Call for Indigenous and New Canadian Visual Artists for a 7 month mentorship program

Call for Indigenous and New Canadian Visual Artists for a 7 month mentorship program

Date: Nov 15, 2017

Visual Arts Alberta –CARFAC is looking for Experienced Edmonton Visual Artists either Indigenous or New Canadian for mentorship program.
Link to Work of the Week: Canadian Airman Duff

Work of the Week: Canadian Airman Duff

Date: Nov 14, 2017

The Work of the Week is Canadian Airman Duff by Dick Averns
Link to Competition opens for the 2018 Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Emerging Artist Awards

Competition opens for the 2018 Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Emerging Artist Awards

Date: Nov 12, 2017

Alberta artists of all disciplines, in the early stages of their professional careers, are eligible to apply. Deadline: February 9.
Link to Indigenous Art Center Master Teaching Workshop

Indigenous Art Center Master Teaching Workshop

Date: Nov 10, 2017

Learn from master artisans and educators how to teach traditional Indigenous art from an authentic and culturally sensitive perspective.

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