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

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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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

Heffel Fine Art Auction House Hiring Art Administrator

Heffel, Canada’s national fine art auction house, is looking to fill the Art Administrator position at their new Calgary office. Liaising with Managem...

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Heffel Fine Art Auction House Hiring Financial Administrator

Heffel, Canada’s national fine art auction house, is looking to fill the Financial Administrator position at their new Calgary office. Liaising with M...

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Call for artists for Alberta Culture Days in Cochrane

The Arts & Culture Foundation of Cochrane is excited to announce the 5th Annual Cochrane Alberta Culture Days Festival!! This year the festival is s...

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Airdrie Mayor’s Night of the Arts Award Design

Airdrie artists are invited to submit a design proposal for an award to be presented in Jan 2015 called the Mayor’s Night of the Arts Award. The award...

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Airdrie Mayor’s Night of the Arts Awards - Call for Nominations

Nominations are now open for the first ever awards program for the arts in Airdrie. A joint committee of creative groups is working with Mayor Peter B...

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