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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.
      Link to Welcome to our site!

      Welcome to our site!

      Date: Feb 3, 2017

      We're so excited to share our refreshed website! Let us show you around...
        Link to Dive into the 2015-16 AFA Annual Report

        Dive into the 2015-16 AFA Annual Report

        Date: Nov 30, 2016

        Explore the 2015-16 AFA Annual Report, including last fiscal year's accomplishments and highlights
          Link to Meet AFA's 25 Influential Artists

          Meet AFA's 25 Influential Artists

          Date: Sep 30, 2016

          In spring 2016, the AFA began accepting community nominations to identify 25 Influential Alberta Artists from the past 25 years.
            Link to Have art... will travel

            Have art... will travel

            Date: Sep 20, 2016

            From High Level in the North, to the Milk River in the South, TREX brings Albertan art to all corners of the province, one crate at a time.
            Link to Meet me at the public art

            Meet me at the public art

            Date: Sep 13, 2016

            Learn about how artwork from the AFA Public Art Commission program enhances public space often evolving into a community landmark.
            Link to A ceramic legacy lives on

            A ceramic legacy lives on

            Date: Sep 6, 2016

            On a sunny day in July 2015 Erin McDonald, manager of the AFA Art Collection, learned of a significant collection of ceramic works by Albertan artists
            Link to Alberta's ever-evolving visual arts community

            Alberta's ever-evolving visual arts community

            Date: Aug 30, 2016

            We’ve collected some highlights of the ever-changing organism that is visual arts in Alberta over the last 25 years.

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