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...
The Original Peoples Investment Program supports the preservation and revitalization of First Nation/Métis/Inuit art through arts-based projects and activities.
It has been a while since we hosted a virtual town hall and it’s time to share some information with the community about what’s happening at Calgary Arts Development.
Join local advocacy groups to discuss relaunch strategies and what is needed to get events back up and running. Take part on May 6, 2021.
In May 2020, Calgary Arts Development undertook a survey of arts organizations in Calgary to better understand and plan for the COVID-19 disruption to the arts, culture, and creative industries.
Looking for space for your artistic practice or organization? Arts Spaces Consultant Joni Carroll shares a few tips for arts organizations wanting to secure longer-term agreements, including (almost) free space.
Calgary Arts Development seeks artists, arts workers, and community members to serve as peer assessors for our granting programs.
Applying to the Project Grant Program as an individual or collective? Calgary Arts Development is pleased to offer this online information session on May 10, 2021.
From Mother’s Day offerings to fantastic festivals, this month brings another batch of digital offerings for you to explore! Calgary’s amazing arts community continues to have a ton of online shows and events to check out so stay home and stay safe.
Judy Ruggles is a Calgary-based artist painting inspiration from this and that—she paints, paints, and paints some more. Read her story.
Lalit Jain believes yoga provides an avenue to tap into the abundant creativity that resides within each of us, unifying body, breath, and mind.
Gayathri Shukla knows the importance of storytelling and how story crafting allows her to be her authentic self. Tune into this week’s podcast.
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.
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.
Questions? Call us at 403.264.5330 ext 213 or send us an email.