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Link to Call for proposals: AFA Emerging Curators Fellowship

Call for proposals: AFA Emerging Curators Fellowship

Date: Aug 3, 2017

Seeking proposals from emerging curators to develop an online exhibition from the AFA collection. Two fellowships worth up to $10K may be awarded.
Link to Double Take: An Emerging Curator Exhibition

Double Take: An Emerging Curator Exhibition

Date: Aug 2, 2017

Double Take, curated by Shannon Bingeman, challenges perceptions of logical order.
Link to AFA 2017 Budget update

AFA 2017 Budget update

Date: Jul 12, 2017

We are pleased to share that the AFA's 2017-18 budget has been approved.
Link to Visit the Capital Boulevard Legacy Public Art Project

Visit the Capital Boulevard Legacy Public Art Project

Date: Jul 1, 2017

The Works International Visual Arts Society recently launched the Capital Boulevard Legacy Public Art Project.
Link to Introducing the AFA Young Artist Prize recipients

Introducing the AFA Young Artist Prize recipients

Date: Jun 19, 2017

Chosen by the 25 Influential Alberta Artists, these young artists are the next generation of Alberta’s art community
Link to Announcing: Commemorative Art Projects

Announcing: Commemorative Art Projects

Date: Jun 19, 2017

Learn about the five successful projects to receive funding for a legacy artwork, performance or composition to reflect the theme: Alberta Inspires.
Link to Impact of funding 2016-2017

Impact of funding 2016-2017

Date: May 4, 2017

Explore an interactive visual overview of how AFA funding is distributed across the province to support Alberta's arts community and learn more about
Link to Our new Executive Director

Our new Executive Director

Date: Apr 19, 2017

We are pleased to announce that Jeff Brinton accepted the position of Executive Director of the Arts Branch and the Alberta Foundation for the Arts.
    Link to Imperial donated four artworks to AFA Collection

    Imperial donated four artworks to AFA Collection

    Date: Mar 24, 2017

    To celebrate Canada’s sesquicentennial, an estimated $6 million in artworks will be donated to Canadian museums and galleries, including the AFA.
    Link to Budget 2017

    Budget 2017

    Date: Mar 17, 2017

    On March 16, the Government of Alberta announced it's 2017-18 budget, which included a $5 million increase in funding to the AFA.

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