Calgary Arts Development’s classified listing is a free service for Calgary’s arts community. All content for the classifieds is user-submitted. Calgary Arts Development makes no endorsement to any agency, organization, corporation or individual who submits listings. We trust our readers to use their own judgement when responding to ads. Calgary Arts Development believes that artists should be paid for their work. For job postings and open calls, please share salary ranges or payment. Please note that ads for jobs outside of Calgary and area may not be posted. Call to Artists August 8, 2023 Call for Artists Community Event On Saturday, August 26th, Alpine Park is hosting a Rock the Block community event. We are looking for artists to participate in our first-ever Art Challenge Activation. We will have 10 spots available for artists to create a piece of art in their chosen medium during the event, winners will be chosen via attendee vote and awarded a cash prize. The theme is “Feels Like Home” – artists can interpret this in any way they choose.Date: August 26, 2023Time: 1 – 4pmLocation: Alpine Park Community, Picnic Grove Park, Treeline View SW & Treeline Ave. SW Timeline: 1 – 2pm: Art Piece Creation* 2 –3:45pm: Voting and viewing 3:55pm: Winners announced *If artists need longer than 1 hour to create they can start between 12pm and 1pm 1st Place $500 2nd Place $300 3rd Place $200 Voting: Attendees will cast their vote via ballot Ballots will be tallied and prizing will be awarded according to the top three (3) highest votes Additional Details: The event is taking place outdoors, rain or shine. Artists are responsible for bringing their own supplies and setup needs (i.e. easel, chair, mat/canvas for underneath their creation area). A small stipend will be provided to all accepted artists to help cover the cost of their supplies. Images of artist portfolio samples will be required For more information or to apply, please our event manager at firstname.lastname@example.org. Space is limited and applicants will be required to submit images of their portfolio for review. Selected artists will be notified on August 11, 2023.