Find out what's happening in the Alberta arts community. You never know what you'll discover! 

  • Click the image or the title to view each News story. Click blue buttons or pink tags to browse related stories.
  • Please note the AFA News feed is currently encountering technical difficulties. We are working to resolve the issue. 
  • Disclaimer
  • Individuals and organizations posting and/or viewing information on the AFA newsfeed do so at their own risk. The AFA does not guarantee the accuracy of any information posted on the newsfeed. The posting of a listing is not an endorsement by the AFA of the submitting organization or individual, or any organization or individual identified in the listing. The AFA recommends that those viewing the newsfeed conduct their own research of organizations and individuals that post on the website, when listings are related to youth.
  • Please review the full AFA news feed Terms of Use.

Link to AFA provides supplemental project funding Alberta Culture Days 2018

AFA provides supplemental project funding Alberta Culture Days 2018

Date: Jul 20, 2018

The AFA will offer one-time project funding to support Alberta Culture Days 2018 celebrations led by Indigenous and Culturally Diverse communities.
Link to Research team seeking artwork by Alberta First Nations artist for report highlighting health and social service needs of First Nations children

Research team seeking artwork by Alberta First Nations artist for report highlighting health and social service needs of First Nations children

Date: Aug 13, 2018

We are conducting this research project in collaboration with the Alberta First Nations Health Consortium. Deadline to submit: August 31.

Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital Call For Art Submissions

Date: Aug 3, 2018

The Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital (GRH) Arts in Rehab Council offers artists an opportunity to exhibit their works. Deadline: Oct. 31.
Link to Peace Hills Trust 36th Annual Aboriginal Art Contest

Peace Hills Trust 36th Annual Aboriginal Art Contest

Date: Jul 24, 2018

PHT hosts a national art contest open to all First Nations, Metis, & Inuit. 1st place receives $5000 & a place on our 2019 wall calendar. Aug.30
Link to Call for Artists - Indigenous Art Exhibit

Call for Artists - Indigenous Art Exhibit

Date: Jun 25, 2018

Call for Indigenous visual artists to submit works for consideration for September 2018 exhibition in Calgary. Deadline: August 15.
Link to Call For Indigenous Film and Television Cast/Crew

Call For Indigenous Film and Television Cast/Crew

Date: Jun 25, 2018

APTN is creating a database of Indigenous film and television talent (i.e. actors, directors, crew, designers, etc.)