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305, 2017

Kixs Boutique Pop-Up Studio

Attention creatives: Get paid to make your work in front of a live audience! In support of independent creatives, KIXS Boutique is partnering with ACAD and extending an open invitation to all makers (emerging and [...]

105, 2017

Call for Submissions: Center for Fine Art Photography (C4FAP)

Theme: "Photography as Response" Deadline:  May 10, 2017 Send us your photographic art that responds to environmental concerns, human rights, personal freedoms, religions, governments and the global human condition. All genres, subjects, capture types and photographic processes both traditional and unique are eligible for [...]

2704, 2017

Call for Artists: Calgary Immigrant Women’s Association Art Fundraiser

Calling for small-scale art (prints, zines, buttons, ceramics, jewellery, tees, etc.) for the Calgary Immigrant Women's Association Art Fundraiser on Sunday, July 2. If you're interested in contributing your artwork, please send a message to [...]

2504, 2017

Open Call Art Residency in Santa Maria, Columbia: 3M Art Foundation

Dates: June 1 - September 1, 2017 The 3M Art Foundation is holding its second residency of the year. We opened our doors in January 2016 to young artists around the world in order to live and [...]

2504, 2017

Photography Volunteer: Calgary Special Pups

Calgary Cerebral Palsy Kids and Families and Clever Canines are proud to partner with Jumpstart’s “Special Pups” dog training day camp! This new and exciting program is open to children between the ages of 4-18 [...]

2504, 2017

Banff Centre Practicum Opportunities

Practicum programs at the Banff Centre are opportunities for participants to expand and enhance their technical, research and artistic skills while supported by Visual + Digital Arts staff and mentors. Program dates vary by program [...]

2504, 2017

In-Definite Arts Summer Studio Instructor

IDAS Mission Statement: The In-Definite Arts Society is a unique creative arts centre that promotes opportunities for people with developmental disabilities to express themselves and to grow and develop through their involvement in art. We [...]

2504, 2017

Professional Development Opportunity: West Coast Craft INTRO

About INTRO: Open to artists between the ages of 14-24, INTRO is an opportunity for young artists to hone their craft; present their work in a professional, creative setting; receive mentorship from established artists, designers, [...]

2504, 2017

Visual Arts + Craft Opportunity: Mckinley Burkart Architects

We are working on a lounge project here in Calgary and looking for a local artist/ACAD student to work with on a bit of a unique piece. We are looking at having a diorama of [...]

2504, 2017

Showcase Opportunity: The Cannabis and Hemp Expo

Canwest Productions Inc. is looking for students interested in displaying artwork at the upcoming "Cannabis and Hemp Expo" May 6 & 7 at Stampede Park. An area will be provided within the event to showcase the artwork, in addition to 2 [...]

1204, 2017

Call for Submissions: “True Colors” Exhibition at ATB ArtVault

ACAD is extremely excited to continue our partnership with ATB Financial in curating their ArtVault gallery space at the Stephen Avenue Centre branch. As the lead supporter of the Calgary Pride Festival, ATB believes in [...]

604, 2017

Call for Artists: The Brenda Strafford Society for the Prevention of Domestic Violence

The Brenda Strafford Society for the Prevention of Domestic Violence is a second-stage shelter for women and their children who have fled domestic violence. Opportunity: Creating a nature inspired 3-d structure in a children's play [...]

604, 2017


CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS / MAIN SPACE Deadline: May 16, 2017 Submission package attached. The New Gallery (TNG) is committed to providing opportunities and venues for artists that foster social and political creative practices, while engaging [...]

604, 2017

Call for Artists: Anima Mundi | Venice May-Nov 2017

It’s LIQUID Group, in collaboration with Ca’ Zanardi, is pleased to announce the open call for ANIMA MUNDI 2017, the International Art Festival. ANIMA MUNDI festival, curated by Luca Curci and Andrea Chinellato, will be [...]

504, 2017

ACUA Open Call to Artists

The Alberta Council for the Ukrainian Arts (ACUA) is a non profit organization that operates the ACUA Gallery & Artisan Boutique. We welcome proposals from Ukrainian artists in any media for exhibitions or special projects [...]

1303, 2017

TEDxYYC Artist in Residence Program: Call for Artists

ARTISTS Are you local to the Calgary area? Do you seek innovative ways to engage with community? Do you have a passion for the avant-garde, spirited dialogue and exploration of ideas? TEDxYYC invites all Calgary-based artists from [...]

903, 2017


ARTISTS In the great tradition of celebrating the Stampede Buds of Buds is hosting a painted windows exhibition. We will celebrate local artists, Stampede culture and street art in YYC. The streets will be transformed [...]

903, 2017

Event Volunteers Needed: The New Gallery

The New Gallery is looking for individuals interested in volunteering for our Bingo Fundraiser on Wednesday, March 15! This opportunity is an important way for the gallery to raise operational funds. It's also a great [...]

603, 2017

Event Photographer Wanted: Kiyooka Ohe Arts Centre

The Kiyooka Ohe Arts Centre is seeking two 4th year Photo Majors to capture our 2nd Annual Ko Arts Centre’s Gala & Auction. The Kiyooka Ohe Arts Centre + Sculpture Park (KOAC) cordially invites you [...]

1702, 2017

Graphic Design Opportunity: University of Calgary Firearms Association

My name is Chanya, I'm currently in my fourth year of graphic design at ACAD. We have a volunteer opportunity for other design students, preferably in their second or third year. Myself and another ACAD [...]