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 Operating Grant Program provides stable, predictable funding to arts organizations in Calgary.
This fund will provide up to $50,000 to develop and implement strategic recovery and resiliency plans.
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.
Applying to the Recovery Fund? The letter of intent and opt-in deadline is July 27, 2020. Be sure to review the guidelines for full details before submitting.
We are establishing a working group to help ground our work, structures, and strategies on equity, diversity, inclusion, and accessibility.
Shaw seeks the participation of four LGBTQ2S+ or BIPOC artists or artist teams with public art experience to create four temporary art mural installations.
Download this report to find information about our programs and activities, meet our staff, and see a smattering of examples of the great work being done by our grant investees.
With no baseline for this experience, Calgary Arts Development's Research and Policy Coordinator Stephanie Solomon reflects on starting a new job in the middle of a pandemic.
Applying to the Recovery Fund? The letter of intent and opt-in deadline is July 27, 2020. Be sure to review the guidelines for full details...
Calgary Arts Development has been granted $2,000,000 by The City of Calgary in one-time Emergency Resiliency Funds and will be invested through two programs.
With Calgary working hard to help flatten the curve and slow the spread of COVID-19, the local arts community is making sure we all stay connected to art, artists, and creative ideas. Check back regularly as this round up will be updated with more online offerings.
Calgary is full of authentic people expressing their individual creativity. Join Adora Nwofor as we showcase some of those individuals.
One of Alberta’s premier Black History Month celebrations, relive this festival with My City Speaks To Me.
Filmmaking isn't new. But doing so during a global pandemic is. Tune in to see what local filmmakers have been up to on the next episode.
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, SpaceFinder Alberta, 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.
Opportunities for arts organizations and individual artists
Deadline August 10, 2020
Applications Open August 10, 2020
Applications currently closed