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Link to Preparatorial Practicum |  Walter Phillips Gallery

Preparatorial Practicum | Walter Phillips Gallery

Date: Feb 8, 2019

Work and learn through exposure to a wide range of post-production projects. You'll receive supervision by and mentorship from Banff Centre staff.

Deadline: May 29, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Alberta’s 1st Artist in Residence revealed

Alberta’s 1st Artist in Residence revealed

Date: Jan 31, 2019

Edmonton’s Lauren Crazybull has been named the Government of Alberta's first Artist in Residence.
Link to Friends of University Hospitals' New Executive Director

Friends of University Hospitals' New Executive Director

Date: Jan 31, 2019

The Board of Directors of the Friends of University Hospitals is pleased to announce the appointment of Tyler Sherard as Executive Director.
Link to Call for Submissions - 2020 Exhibition Season

Call for Submissions - 2020 Exhibition Season

Date: Jan 29, 2019

Leighton Art Centre invites submissions from artists, artist groups & curators working in all genres, styles and mediums for exhibition in 2020.

Deadline: Jun 1, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to The Loft Gallery & Gift Shop Reopens with Feature Artist Michele Telford!

The Loft Gallery & Gift Shop Reopens with Feature Artist Michele Telford!

Date: Jan 20, 2019

The Art Society of Strathcona County will be reopening The Loft Gallery and Gift Shop in February 2019.

Deadline: Jun 23, 2019 - 4:00 pm

Contemporary Calgary appoints Interim Chief Curator, Ryan Doherty

Date: Jan 17, 2019

Contemporary Calgary today announced the appointment of Ryan Doherty as Interim Chief Curator.
Link to Dive into the 2017-18 AFA Annual Report

Dive into the 2017-18 AFA Annual Report

Date: Nov 28, 2018

Explore the 2017-18 AFA Annual Report, including last fiscal year's accomplishments and highlights
Link to Artists featured at Alberta House during the 2018 Grey Cup Festival

Artists featured at Alberta House during the 2018 Grey Cup Festival

Date: Nov 21, 2018

Alberta House showcased live music, acts, personalities and some special CFL guests, as part of the Festival in downtown Edmonton, Nov.21-24.
Link to Alberta announces Month of the Artist and new Artist in Residence program

Alberta announces Month of the Artist and new Artist in Residence program

Date: Nov 15, 2018

Alberta is making history by becoming the first province in Canada to dedicate an entire month to the celebration of artists.
Link to DIE-NASTY! The Live Improvised Soap Opera

DIE-NASTY! The Live Improvised Soap Opera

Date: Oct 22, 2018

Join the whole Die-Nasty team, for a whole season of games, thrones, Lords, and hilarious murderous intrigue.

Deadline: May 27, 2019 - 7:30 pm

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