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City of Calgary Public Art Opportunities for Artists

May 8th, 2017 | By | Category: City News

Do you know of an artist in your community?  Perhaps a group of talented artists?  The City of Calgary offers Public Art Opportunities for Artists.

Here is a quick summary of the program:


Opportunity Submission Deadline Details
​Artists Working in Community ​Tuesday, May 2, 2017,
4 p.m. MST
​We are offering the Artists Working in Community eight-week professional development course. Spaces are limited, and artists will be selected based on the strength of their applications.
​Street Art Program for Youth ​Friday, May 19th, 2017

From May 24 to Aug. 11, we will be offering a hands-on experience for 14 youth (ages 12 to 17) who are interested in street art. This program is guided by a professional lead artist.

​Artist Roster 2017 – 2018 ​Tuesday, May 30, 2017,
4 p.m. MST

Seeking practicing artists and collectives working in diverse media to submit their applications for consideration to the Artist Roster 2017 – 2018.

​Indigenous Artist Residency Monday, ​June 5, 2017
4 p.m. MST

Seeking Treaty 7 and local urban Indigenous artists for a three month long residency from July 10 to October 10, 2017. This is an invitation to Indigenous artists working in a wide range of media and with an interest in public art practices.


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