Visual Arts & New Media

Alberta features a talented and diverse visual arts community enriching communities across the province. Painting, sculpture, woodworking, photography, printmaking – the visual arts are rich in their diversity and their impact on Alberta’s arts scene.

Enjoy the work of Alberta’s visual artists and expand your imagination!

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Alberta
Alberta Craft Council
Alberta Potters Association
The Alberta Society of Artists
Handweavers, Spinners and Dyers of Alberta
Visual Arts Alberta Association
The Works International Visual Arts Festival

National Organizations
Canadian Artists Representation
Art Dealers Association of Canada


AFA News

AFA Budget 2015-16

As announced in the Government of Alberta 2015-16 budget, the AFA received a $26.6 million allocation from Alberta Culture and Tourism. ...

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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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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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AFA Splash Contest

Congratulations to our AFA Splash Prize Winners! Following a lengthy public voting period that saw over 2400 votes, we have our three prize winners! ...

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Get to Know Your Alberta Artists!

If you’re interested in getting to know some of your resident artists across the artistic disciplines, check out the AFA Arts Forms pages to get a gli...

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Art Opportunities

Call to 3D Artists

The Allied Arts Council of Spruce Grove welcomes all Alberta Artists to submit a proposal as a 3D Feature Artist for a solo or group show to be held a...

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Gallery at Milner - Call for Submissions

The Edmonton Public Library invites emerging artists working in any two-dimensional or three-dimensional medium to submit proposals to show art work i...

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Telus Storyhive - Call for Applications

This is a reminder that TELUS’ STORYHIVE Season 3 wants all music-savvy and creatively-driven directors to get together and pitch a music video for a ...

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Art Gallery of St Albert hiring Summer Special Projects and Events Assistant

Art Gallery of St. Albert has an exciting opportunity available for a highly energetic, creative and organized Post-Secondary student. The Special Pro...

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Art Gallery of St. Albert hiring Summer Gallery Programming Assistant

The Summer Gallery Programming Assistant supports artistic achievement and visual culture in St. Albert. ...

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