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Twenty Creative Cities

Exploring 20 exemplar cities from around the world, students from local post-secondaries reflect on where and how the cultural and creative economy intersects with a city’s DNA. Read the final report edited by Sara Haidey.
Calgary Engagement Survey 2018

Calgary Engagement Survey

How a community connects with the arts can be a clear indicator of vibrancy. Overall, 93% of Calgarians are connected to the arts and culture sector in one way or another.
Arts Professionals Survey

Arts Professionals Survey

In the fall of 2017, Calgary Arts Development conducted an Arts Professionals Survey to better understand the arts ecosystem and all of its complexities.

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2019 – 2022 Strategic Direction

In The City of Calgary’s upcoming four-year budget, Calgary Arts Development is seeking a transformational increase to The City’s investment in Calgary’s arts sector. Read our full case for support.
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Arts in Action YYC 2017

With data that captures how Calgarians are currently engaging with the arts, as well as a few representative stories, get an inside look at what went on the community in 2017.