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Link to Indigenous Arts Funding Workshops - Edmonton, Calgary, Southern Alberta

Indigenous Arts Funding Workshops - Edmonton, Calgary, Southern Alberta

Date: Jun 19, 2018

Join us for workshops across Alberta this summer in a Friendship Centre near you to learn more about Indigenous Arts funding from the AFA.
Link to Indigenous Arts Individual Project Funding Workshop in Edmonton

Indigenous Arts Individual Project Funding Workshop in Edmonton

Date: May 24, 2018

AFA Arts Development consultant Miranda Jimmy is providing a free workshop for artists interested in applying. RSVP to attend. June 1st.
Link to Doc Impact Fund - Call for Submissions

Doc Impact Fund - Call for Submissions

Date: May 23, 2018

Inspirit will award $25,000 to four (4) projects in 2018. Please read the guidelines below before applying.
Link to Curtain going up on next act of Roxy Theatre story

Curtain going up on next act of Roxy Theatre story

Date: Apr 25, 2018

Eighty years after it opened, Edmonton’s Roxy Theatre is being reborn with some help from the Alberta government.
Link to AFA Public Art Commission Awarded to Portage College

AFA Public Art Commission Awarded to Portage College

Date: Apr 24, 2018

This funding will be used to commission three pieces of work from Indigenous artists for MOAPPA's Celebrating New Dawn project.
Link to Improving Alberta’s premier theatres

Improving Alberta’s premier theatres

Date: Mar 28, 2018

The Government of Alberta is investing $9.3 million to improve the Northern and Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditoriums.
Link to Budget 2018

Budget 2018

Date: Mar 22, 2018

On March 22, the Government of Alberta announced its 2018-19 budget, which maintained a $31.5 million allocation to the AFA.
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 Impact of funding 2016-2017

Impact of funding 2016-2017

Date: May 4, 2017

Explore an interactive visual overview of how AFA funding is distributed across the province to support Alberta's arts community and learn more about