Calgary Arts Development is responsible for establishing grants investment programs for capital projects, organizations’ annual operations, individual artists, and other purposes that strengthen Calgary’s arts sector. Read our Accountability Report.
The pandemic provides an opportunity for some boards to consider different organizational changes specifically around mergers, strategic partnerships, hibernations, and...
This program is intended to provide one-time project funding to community based or non-profit arts organizations in Calgary who do...
The Artist Development Microgrant is intended to provide one-time funding to individual artists and artist collectives in Calgary who have...
This program is intended to provide one-time project funding to individual artists and artistic collectives in Calgary who pursue a...
With the support of our Indigenous Advisory, Calgary Arts Development has named a $75,000 funding pool the Honouring the Children...
While our offices have been closed to the public since March 16, 2020, Calgary Arts Development staff will be off on September 30, 2021, to observe the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation.
Hosted by Sable Sweetgrass on August 31, 2021, watch this virtual town hall focused on our commitment to Indigenous reconciliation.
We are the city’s designated arts development authority, created to support and strengthen the arts to benefit all Calgarians. Read on to see what 2020 asked of us.
With fraud, scamming, and phishing on the rise, Calgary Arts Development's Website Coordinator Nick Heazell shares some of the pitfalls surrounding your digital safety in this fieldnote.
Calgary Arts Development is pleased to announce the Community-Run Public Art Microgrant Program and the Artist-Initiated Public Art Microgrant Program.
With the support of our Indigenous Advisory, Calgary Arts Development has named a $75,000 funding pool the Honouring the Children Grant. Applications are ongoing.
There’s a certain crispness in the air which can only mean one thing—Calgary’s visual arts happenings are ramping up again. From art crawls to new exhibitions to special, hands-on programming, read on to find out what’s on this September.
This city is bursting with creativity! Adora Nwofor sits down with these Calgary creatives and gets a behind-the-scenes look at their process.
Perpetual Atife is constantly carving expressive means to weave pieces of her life’s experiences and dreams into an open box of treasure—her music.
Capturing a creative moment, Quest Theatre shared this photo of instructor Keshia leading a group of summer campers through a scene.
Calgary Arts Development enables local artists, groups, and businesses by connecting them to information vital to creating art and living creative lives.
Calgary Arts Development’s arts space activities include seeking opportunities for arts space creation with community stakeholders and The City of Calgary as well as gathering and sharing knowledge and expertise.
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