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Link to Henri van Bentum, 1929 - 2022

Henri van Bentum, 1929 - 2022

Date: Apr 25, 2022

Spatial Rythms by Henri van Bentum marked a major transition in his artistic practice.
Link to Harry Kiyooka, RCA (1928 – 2022)

Harry Kiyooka, RCA (1928 – 2022)

Date: Apr 22, 2022

The AFA was saddened to learn of the passing of former board member and Alberta artist Harry Kiyooka on April 8, 2022.
Link to Budget 2022

Budget 2022

Date: Feb 28, 2022

On February 24, the Alberta government announced details of its 2022-23 budget.
Link to Alberta has a new Artist in Residence

Alberta has a new Artist in Residence

Date: Feb 18, 2022

Visual artist Aeris Osborne is now Alberta’s Artist in Residence and arts ambassador in the province.
Link to Survey Results | The New Experience Economy - Wave 6

Survey Results | The New Experience Economy - Wave 6

Date: Jan 19, 2022

6th and final wave of results of a long-term study to gauge Alberta audiences' attitudes towards returning to live arts and culture venues and events.
Link to Royal Winnipeg Ballet Class Action

Royal Winnipeg Ballet Class Action

Date: Jan 5, 2022

This lawsuit may affect members of Alberta's dance community who attended the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School from 1984 to 2015.
    Link to Norma Dunning wins 2021 Governor General's Literary Award for English-language fiction

    Norma Dunning wins 2021 Governor General's Literary Award for English-language fiction

    Date: Nov 19, 2021

    Congratulations to Norma Dunning, and also to Alberta-based writer Jenna Butler who was named a finalist for an award.
    Link to Celebrating the life of Mary Shannon Will

    Celebrating the life of Mary Shannon Will

    Date: Nov 1, 2021

    Celebrating the life of Alberta artist Mary Shannon Will, who passed away on October 20. An exhibition celebrating her career is on until Nov. 27.
    Link to Upholding the value of artists to Alberta | À la défense du rôle des artistes en Alberta

    Upholding the value of artists to Alberta | À la défense du rôle des artistes en Alberta

    Date: Oct 27, 2021

    Proposed new legislation will promote greater economic security, freedom of expression and professional recognition for Alberta artists.
    Link to Workshop West Playwrights' Theatre - DARING GREATLY - Season Launch

    Workshop West Playwrights' Theatre - DARING GREATLY - Season Launch

    Date: Oct 8, 2021

    Workshop West Playwrights’ Theatre is proud to announce its 43rd season, DARING GREATLY.

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