Aboriginal Arts

 The AFA strives to support individual Aboriginal artists and Aboriginal organizations in their capacity to express and share their culture and perspectives through different artistic media. This support is reflected through grant programming and arts opportunities for youth.

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Alberta Aboriginal Arts
Alberta Aboriginal Arts is a professional Aboriginal Theatre and Performing Arts organization based in Edmonton. Our ambition is to foster a community of Aboriginal artists in Edmonton and across Alberta.

Blackfoot Canadian Cultural Society
Located in Lethbridge, developed to meet the specific need for the Blackfoot to maintain cultural diversity and distinctiveness, especially at the heart of traditional Blackfoot territory.

Native Women in the Arts 
Established in 1993, Native Women in the Arts is a not-for-profit organization for First Nations, Inuit and Metis women from diverse artistic disciplines who share a common interest in culture, art, community and the advancement of Indigenous peoples.


AFA News

AFA Announcement Coming September 15!

The AFA has a major announcement coming Monday, September 15! As a teaser, it's never a bad time to start thinking about the art in your life......

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Festivals and Events Tourism Growth Program

Alberta Tourism, Parks and Recreation is inviting organizations to submit applications to the Festivals and Events Tourism Growth Program. The upcomin...

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Arts Impact Alberta 2014

The AFA is pleased to announce the release of Arts Impact Alberta 2014: Ripple Effects from the Arts Sector. See how the arts sector impacted Alberta ...

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New funding for flood-affected arts and nonprofit groups

Arts and nonprofit organizations impacted by the June 2013 floods are eligible for additional funding to assist in their rebuilding efforts. ...

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AFA Art Collection E-Cards Are Available!

Send a friend or loved one an E-card with amazing artwork from the AFA art collection! Send one of 12 amazing works representing the excellence and di...

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AFA pledges $50,000 to Alberta Arts Flood Rebuild Fund

The Alberta Foundation for the Arts (AFA) has pledged $50,000 in matching funding for individual donations to the Alberta Arts Flood Rebuild Fund. The...

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Alberta Arts Flood Rebuild

Donors interested in helping artists and arts organizations impacted by the recent southern Alberta floods can have their donations to the Alberta Art...

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Art Opportunities

Untitled Art Society Volunteer Call-Out

UAS is looking for volunteers who are interested in working with Main Space and +15 Window exhibiting artists during the months of October and Novembe...

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Untitled Art Society Studio Coordinator Position

UAS is seeking a creative and enthusiastic individual to manage the UAS studios and darkroom on behalf of and at the discretion of the Board of Direct...

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Untitled Art Society Studio Vacancy

Untitled Art Society aims to support Calgary's arts communities by maintaining and programming various facilities including affordable studio space....

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Open Registration - Stage Combat Class in Calgary

The Improv Guild is offering a 4 week stage combat class in Feb 2015....

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Arts Collective Information Session

The artistic team at Robertson-Wesley United Church will be holding an information session showcasing their new program year. The R-W Arts Collective ...

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