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GATE scheduled outage notice

Date: Apr 17, 2018

GATE will not be available from 4:30 PM on Friday the 20th of April, 2018, and may be down on Saturday the 21st of April, 2018.
Link to Art Commission Request for Proposals - Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA)

Art Commission Request for Proposals - Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA)

Date: Apr 9, 2018

A limited, two-stage competition for a public art commission in the atrium of the Art Gallery of Alberta. Deadline: 5 pm, Friday, June 1, 2018.
Link to Budget 2018

Budget 2018

Date: Mar 22, 2018

On March 22, the Government of Alberta announced its 2018-19 budget, which maintained a $31.5 million allocation to the AFA.
Link to Explore the economics of Alberta art

Explore the economics of Alberta art

Date: Feb 27, 2018

On Feb. 27, 2018, Statistics Canada released Culture Satellite Account economic data for the Canadian arts, culture and sport sectors from 2010-2016.
Link to DataLog : Art Encoded - An Emerging Curator Exhibition

DataLog : Art Encoded - An Emerging Curator Exhibition

Date: Feb 8, 2018

DataLog : Art Encoded fully embraces and uses the resources of the digital realm to exhibit selected artworks from the AFA Collection
Link to Double Take: An Emerging Curator Exhibition

Double Take: An Emerging Curator Exhibition

Date: Feb 8, 2018

Double Take, curated by Shannon Bingeman, challenges perceptions of logical order.
Link to Senator Tommy Banks passes away

Senator Tommy Banks passes away

Date: Jan 26, 2018

Our sincerest condolences to friends and family of Senator Tommy Banks: an iconic figure of the Alberta arts community.
    Link to Work of the Week: WINTER

    Work of the Week: WINTER

    Date: Dec 19, 2017

    The Work of the Week is WINTER by Illingworth (Buck) Kerr.
    Link to Watch: The Art of Hide Tanning - an AFA Commemorative Art Project

    Watch: The Art of Hide Tanning - an AFA Commemorative Art Project

    Date: Dec 15, 2017

    See the video of The Art of Hide Tanning: commissioned Indigenous artworks featuring the traditional hide tanning process taught at Portage College.
    Link to Dive into the 2016-17 AFA Annual Report

    Dive into the 2016-17 AFA Annual Report

    Date: Dec 1, 2017

    Explore the 2016-17 AFA Annual Report, including last fiscal year's accomplishments and highlights

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