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2006, 2017

Call for Submissions: Femme Wave 2017

Considering themes of resistance, protest, and empowerment the 2017 programming will expand upon the plurality for defining femme identities that we explored in 2016. Submissions should be project specific but can centre around either existing [...]

1506, 2017

Casino Volunteers: The New Gallery

Help The New Gallery with their biggest fundraiser of the year! July 22 & 23 TNG will be hosting a casino fundraiser at Elbow River Casino. This is a crucial fundraising event, and the easiest [...]

1406, 2017

Mural Paintings: Cidex Group

Our company is building three amazing high rise towers on 9 Avenue and 11 Street SW. We currently have pedestrian safety walkways (hoarding) around the area. However, with blank plywood, this is a dream come [...]

3105, 2017

Call for Submissions: Art Moves 2017

We would like to invite you to take part in the 10th Festival of Art on Billboards Competition. The invitation is addressed to all interested artists and students. There is no entry fee. Artworks should be [...]

3105, 2017

Call for Submissions: Particle + Wave Media Arts Festival 2018

Deadline: July 15, 2017 Festival runs: February 1-3, 2018 EMMEDIA welcomes submissions of new or recent media art work for our 4th PARTICLE + WAVE Media Arts Festival from February 1-3, 2018, a 3-day event [...]

3105, 2017

Call for Submissions: The Ruberto Ostberg Gallery

Theme “Our Home and Native Land” Connections 2017 Our country is rich in history, and much has happened in 150 years. As Canada celebrates the 150th anniversary of confederation, the Ruberto Ostberg Gallery would like [...]

2505, 2017

ARIAH Digital Development Award for Art History Publishing

ARIAH (Association of Research Institutes in Art History) is offering a new award that contributes funding to the development of digital publications. This award is aimed at scholars seeking to take advantage of new possibilities [...]

2505, 2017

The Mustard Seed Volunteer Opportunity

We have created a vibrant art program in our affordable housing tower downtown (the 1010 Centre) and are looking for a volunteer to assist! The Mustard Seed’s 1010 Centre provides homes to 200 low-income or formerly homeless [...]

2505, 2017

Glenbow Museum Volunteer Opportunity

A wonderful opportunity for students interested in art, museums, art education, and material preparation. The Discovery Room at Glenbow provides art-based activities for both children and adults visitors. Volunteers will work alongside museum educators to [...]

2405, 2017

Call for Submissions: It’s LIQUID Art Festival

It’s LIQUID International Art Festival Deadline: June 25, 2017 It’s LIQUID Group, in collaboration with Ca’ Zanardi, is selecting video art, painting, photo, installation and performance artworks to include in CONSCIOUSNESS: an international art festival [...]

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 [...]