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Link to Edmonton Songwriter Ross Campbell wins 3 Silver Medals at the 2018 Global Music Awards

Edmonton Songwriter Ross Campbell wins 3 Silver Medals at the 2018 Global Music Awards

Date: Mar 23, 2018

Silver Medals were awarded for his Lyrics, for Alternative Music, and for The Ross Campbell Fatband.
Link to Edmonton’s 2018 Hall of Fame inductees announced

Edmonton’s 2018 Hall of Fame inductees announced

Date: Mar 23, 2018

Four Edmontonian art champions among inductees included in 2018 list. Induction ceremony was held on June 11, 2018.
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 Work of the Week: Well Heeled

Work of the Week: Well Heeled

Date: Mar 21, 2018

The Work of the Week is Well Heeled by Kim Bruce.
Link to Work of the Week: 3 artworks from the Series “Promise of Water"

Work of the Week: 3 artworks from the Series “Promise of Water"

Date: Mar 13, 2018

The Work of the Week is 3 artworks from the Series “Promise of Water" by Kristen Keegan.
Link to NOCTURN Call for Submissions

NOCTURN Call for Submissions

Date: Mar 11, 2018

Invitation to Alberta artists to submit to the travelling exhibition, "Nocturn". Deadline: November 25, 2018.

Deadline: Nov 25, 2018 - 11:45 pm

Link to Work of the Week: Shell

Work of the Week: Shell

Date: Mar 6, 2018

The Work of the Week is Shell by Craig Le Blanc.
Link to The Calgary Boys' Choir's Founding Artistic Director, Douglas Parnham, has passed away

The Calgary Boys' Choir's Founding Artistic Director, Douglas Parnham, has passed away

Date: Mar 5, 2018

The Calgary Boys’ Choir is sad to report that its founding artistic director, Douglas Parnham, has died. He was 92 years old.
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 Work of the Week: Lotus Lamp – Tiffany

Work of the Week: Lotus Lamp – Tiffany

Date: Feb 26, 2018

The Work of the Week is Lotus Lamp – Tiffany by Wendy Tokaryk, part of the Doilies Series.

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