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Link to Program Manager, Visual Arts (12 month mat-leave coverage)

Program Manager, Visual Arts (12 month mat-leave coverage)

Date: Jul 9, 2019

The Program Planning team within the Arts division of Banff Centre is looking for an administrative leader with exceptional project management skills

Deadline: Jul 29, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Making Treaty 7 Call for Artists

Making Treaty 7 Call for Artists

Date: Jul 2, 2019

Making Treaty 7 Cultural Society is looking for Indigenous visual artists for its 2nd annual exhibition in Calgary.

Deadline: Aug 25, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Relation Making in the Context of Racism and Settler-Colonialism

Relation Making in the Context of Racism and Settler-Colonialism

Date: Jul 1, 2019

A free, multi-day workshop for artists of all disciplines who identify as Indigenous, Black or as a Person of Colour, between the ages of 15-35.

Deadline: Aug 10, 2019 - 12:00 pm

Link to Calgary International Film Festival is Hiring a Logistics Coordinator

Calgary International Film Festival is Hiring a Logistics Coordinator

Date: Jun 28, 2019

The Logistics Coordinator is responsible for the festival’s transport of equipment & the tracking of festival materials.

Deadline: Jul 22, 2019 - 5:00 pm

Royal and McPherson Theatres Society seeks an Executive Director

Date: Jun 27, 2019

The RMTS seeks an Executive Director to succeed current Executive Director Lloyd Fitzsimonds who retires in December of 2019.

Deadline: Aug 2, 2019 - 5:00 pm

Link to STUDIO SPACE AVAILABLE  - ceramics / pottery / jewelry

STUDIO SPACE AVAILABLE - ceramics / pottery / jewelry

Date: Jun 25, 2019

Studio72 is a community-driven, arts-centred, shared creative workspace that currently has spaces available in both their ceramic and jewelry studios.
Link to Indigenous Performing Arts Residency

Indigenous Performing Arts Residency

Date: Jun 25, 2019

This self-directed residency provides a great opportunity for Indigenous performing artists creating new work to spend focused time on their project.

Deadline: Aug 7, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to FEATURE ARTIST CALL FOR 2020 (2D AND 3D)

FEATURE ARTIST CALL FOR 2020 (2D AND 3D)

Date: Jun 24, 2019

The Allied Arts Council of Spruce Grove welcomes all Alberta artists to submit a proposal as a Feature Artist for a solo or group show.

Deadline: Jul 31, 2019 - 5:00 pm

2019 Open Art Competition

Date: Jun 24, 2019

This competition is open to Alberta residents over the age of 18, from beginner to advanced artists.

Deadline: Aug 17, 2019 - 5:00 pm

Link to Banff Artist in Residence Emerging | Visual Arts Program

Banff Artist in Residence Emerging | Visual Arts Program

Date: Jun 14, 2019

This immersive program of studio practice, creative exploration, feedback, and mentorship is for artists in the early stages of their careers.

Deadline: Aug 14, 2019 - 11:45 pm

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