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CALL TO ARTISTS: Shaping Alberta
Open to all CARFAC Alberta Members…Anyone is welcome to join!

We invite all CARFAC Alberta artist members from all parts of the province to submit images to Shaping Alberta. CARFAC Alberta is interested in exhibiting the work of artists who – through the creation of art – communicate, influence and build creatively vibrant and connected visual arts communities we live and work in. 8 to 10 artists will be chosen.

All subject matter, styles and techniques are welcome — as long as the work is 2 dimensional and can be hung with D-rings from a track: Textile . Digital + Photographic . Printmaking . Painting . Drawing . Mixed Media. It is an excellent opportunity to exhibit your work in a group exhibition and have your work seen in Calgary and Edmonton!

Submission Deadline: Friday, April 5, 2019 at 4 pm
Successful applicants will be notified by Friday, June 7, 2019
READ the full call

Open to New Canadian Artists working in any form of visual art

For the purposes of this exhibition, New Canadian artists are Immigrants that have been living in Canada for 7 year or less. To be considered for this exhibition, all artists must have their permanent residence in Alberta. The exhibition will feature the work of between 6 – 8 artists. All artists accepted into this exhibition will receive a CARFAC exhibition fee (payment) for the use of their artwork.

Submission Deadline: Friday March 15, 2019 at 4pm, (by email or hand delivered).

Download the complete call & application form (PDF)



CARFAC Alberta is always on the lookout for expressions of interest from Albertans to serve on our Board of Directors, a Committee or to volunteer for us. If you are interested in helping to guide Alberta’s advocacy organization for Visual Artists, please submit an expression of interest.

  1. A one-page document outlining your interest and understanding of CARFAC and its initiatives, and what you feel you can contribute to the organization.
  2. Your current CV, and a short bio
  3. Your general work-week schedule, so we can contact you for further discussion and an interview

CARFAC Alberta is an inclusive organization, and welcomes the input and viewpoints of all people, including those who identify as LGBT2SQ, First Nations and Métis, New Canadians, and Visible Minorities.

If you would like more information please contact:

Chris W. Carson
Executive Director
CARFAC Alberta
3rd flr, 10215 – 112 Street Edmonton
780-421-1731  or 1-866-421-1731