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Link to Leighton Art Centre seeks its next Executive Director

Leighton Art Centre seeks its next Executive Director

Date: Jan 14, 2019

At Leighton Art Centre, we value creativity, relationships, learning, and the aesthetic experience. Are you the right leader for our team?
Link to Call to Artists  "Large Works"

Call to Artists "Large Works"

Date: Jan 11, 2019

The Alberta Society of Artists invites artists (18+) to participate in the exhibition, “Large Works.”

Deadline: Mar 4, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Submissions "Earth"

Call for Submissions "Earth"

Date: Jan 11, 2019

The Alberta Society of Artists invites artists (18+) to participate in the exhibition, “Earth”

Deadline: May 12, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Submission "AGEism"

Call for Submission "AGEism"

Date: Jan 11, 2019

OVERVIEW- As a visual artist, how do you see/experience aging/ageism? 2D artworks up to 40″ in any direction

Deadline: Mar 17, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to The 34th Chelsea International Fine Art Competition

The 34th Chelsea International Fine Art Competition

Date: Jan 11, 2019

34th Chelsea International Fine Art Competition—Opens on February 5th, 2019.

Deadline: Mar 12, 2019 - 10:00 pm

Link to Dance Instructor WANTED

Dance Instructor WANTED

Date: Jan 10, 2019

We provide dance lessons to ages 3- to adult in the areas of Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Musical Theatre, Acro, Lyrical and Contemporary.
Link to Works to Work Summer Internship

Works to Work Summer Internship

Date: Jan 9, 2019

The Works Art & Design Festival Works to Work Program accepts applications for students looking for positions in the art and design field.

Deadline: Mar 15, 2019 - 4:30 pm

Link to Nominate an outstanding artist for 2019 Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Distinguished Artist  Award

Nominate an outstanding artist for 2019 Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Distinguished Artist Award

Date: Jan 9, 2019

Nominations are open for the 2019 Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Distinguished Artist Awards, Alberta’s most prestigious artistic award.

Deadline: Mar 31, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to "The Artist's Lens, 2019 " presented by The Alberta Society of Artists

"The Artist's Lens, 2019 " presented by The Alberta Society of Artists

Date: Jan 8, 2019

Calgary Central Library - Reception: Feb 16, 1-3 pm with Guest Speaker: Bill Peters @ 2 pm 

Deadline: Mar 2, 2019 - 5:00 pm

Link to "Elliptical"

"Elliptical"

Date: Jan 8, 2019

Errol Lee Fullen, MFA ASA Reception: January 19, 2019 1 - 3 PM Artist Talk: Errol Lee Fullen @ 2 PM

Deadline: Mar 5, 2019 - 5:00 pm

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