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Link to Introducing the AFA Young Artist Prize recipients

Introducing the AFA Young Artist Prize recipients

Date: Jun 19, 2017

Chosen by the 25 Influential Alberta Artists, these young artists are the next generation of Alberta’s art community
Link to Announcing: Commemorative Art Projects

Announcing: Commemorative Art Projects

Date: Jun 19, 2017

Learn about the five successful projects to receive funding for a legacy artwork, performance or composition to reflect the theme: Alberta Inspires.
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
Link to Our new Executive Director

Our new Executive Director

Date: Apr 19, 2017

We are pleased to announce that Jeff Brinton accepted the position of Executive Director of the Arts Branch and the Alberta Foundation for the Arts.
    Link to Imperial donated four artworks to AFA Collection

    Imperial donated four artworks to AFA Collection

    Date: Mar 24, 2017

    To celebrate Canada’s sesquicentennial, an estimated $6 million in artworks will be donated to Canadian museums and galleries, including the AFA.
    Link to Budget 2017

    Budget 2017

    Date: Mar 17, 2017

    On March 16, the Government of Alberta announced it's 2017-18 budget, which included a $5 million increase in funding to the AFA.
      Link to Meet AFA's 25 Influential Artists

      Meet AFA's 25 Influential Artists

      Date: Sep 30, 2016

      In spring 2016, the AFA began accepting community nominations to identify 25 Influential Alberta Artists from the past 25 years.
        Link to Have art... will travel

        Have art... will travel

        Date: Sep 20, 2016

        From High Level in the North, to the Milk River in the South, TREX brings Albertan art to all corners of the province, one crate at a time.
        Link to Meet me at the public art

        Meet me at the public art

        Date: Sep 13, 2016

        Learn about how artwork from the AFA Public Art Commission program enhances public space often evolving into a community landmark.
        Link to A ceramic legacy lives on

        A ceramic legacy lives on

        Date: Sep 6, 2016

        On a sunny day in July 2015 Erin McDonald, manager of the AFA Art Collection, learned of a significant collection of ceramic works by Albertan artists

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