Telling Stories: The importance of sharing Indigenous culture through art and fashion.

Photo: Jenna Pullen

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Faye Heavyshield at the Oldman River in southern Alberta.

Photo: Candice Ward

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Artist Cassie Suche collected fingerprints from East Village community members to create Touch Traces, a public art project along the RiverWalk.

Photo: Candice Ward

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Office Closure for Staff Retreat

Our office will be closed on Friday, June 7, 2024 for a staff retreat. As always, if you're looking for ways to enjoy the weekend, visit our one-stop-shop events listings at yycwhatson.ca for theatre, film,…Read more

Art Bus RFQ: Info Session Video & Transcript

Are you considering applying for our Art Bus RFQ 2024? Learn more about the guidelines and application process for this opportunity by watching this online and on-demand information session. Apply by June 12, 2024.Read more

You're Invited: Report to Community

Join us at our Report to Community on June 25, 2024, a free event including a report of our arts activities in 2023, followed by a reception with members of the arts community and our…Read more

Public Art 101: Utility Box Program

Are you an artist or organization taking part in this summer's Utility Box Program bringing public art to Calgary communities? Or are you interested in applying to this program in the future? Join us for…Read more

Meet Organizational Strategy Advisor Jennifer DeDominicis

The Rozsa Foundation, Calgary Arts Development and the Calgary Foundation have engaged an Organizational Strategy Advisor, Jennifer DeDominicis of Distill Consulting, to consult with arts organizations as they explore new directions, examine structural change and address life cycle…Read more

Project Grant — Organizations: Info Session Video

Applying to the 2024 Project Grant Program for Organizations? You can find more information and advice in our online information session. This program is intended to provide one-time project funding to non-profit arts organizations and operating…Read more

Spotlight on Arts Audiences: Wave 2 Research

The Rozsa Foundation and arts-supporting organizations in Calgary and Edmonton contracted research firm Stone-Olafson to conduct in-depth research on the current engagement of arts audiences in the province following the pandemic.Read more

Art Bus RFQ 2024 Info Session and Q&A

Considering applying for our Art Bus RFQ 2024? You can learn more about the program guidelines and application process at an online information session, and/or bring your questions to our program specialist at our virtual…Read more

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Living a Creative Life

Sable Sweetgrass

June is National Indigenous History Month, and Sable Sweetgrass, Director of Engagement and Reconciliation at…Read more

Harvey Nichol standing in front of brightly painted skateboards

Harvey Nichol

Artist Harvey Nichol's practice grew from graffiti art and street art into an impressive creative…Read more

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