Edmonton Arts Council

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Introducing the ᐄᓃᐤ (ÎNÎW) River Lot 11∞ Artists ~ Duane Linklater
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Introducing the ᐄᓃᐤ (ÎNÎW) River Lot 11∞ Artists ~ Duane Linklater
ᐄᓃᐤ (ÎNÎW) River Lot 11∞ - Edmonton’s Indigenous Art Park opens tomorrow - September 15. For the past several months, the YEGArts Blog has featured the inspirations and thoughts behind the six artworks by Mary Anne Barkhouse, Amy Malbeuf, Marianne Nicolson, Tiffany Shaw-Collinge, and Jerry Whiteh...
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This Saturday, September 15th marks the Grand Opening ᐄᓃᐤ (ÎNÎW)...
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This Saturday, September 15th marks the Grand Opening ᐄᓃᐤ (ÎNÎW) River Lot 11∞ & Queen Elizabeth Park. We hope you can join us! Until then, learn more about the park and the six artworks within it in the artists’ own words.“Telling the stories of this place” ᐄᓃᐤ (ÎNÎW) River Lot 11∞Edmonton’s Ind...
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On Saturday, September 15, you’re invited to join the City of...
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On Saturday, September 15, you’re invited to join the City of...
On Saturday, September 15, you’re invited to join the City of Edmonton and the Edmonton Arts Council for the ᐄᓃᐤ (ÎNÎW) River Lot 11∞ Grand Opening Event! Attendees will be able to meet some of the art park artists, enjoy contemporary and traditional Indigenous arts performances curated by Dreams...
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Theatre in a Cemetery: Thou Art Here’s Production of Shakespeare’s Will
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Theatre in a Cemetery: Thou Art Here’s Production of Shakespeare’s Will
Design by Tynan BoydThou Art Here’s mandate is performing Shakespeare in unexpected, site-specific locations, so it’s fitting that their next show is set in Edmonton’s oldest cemetery.Co-artistic directors Andrew Ritchie and Neil Kuefler are producing Edmonton playwright Vern Thiessen’s Shakespea...
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Artist Project Grant (Small) Stories
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Twice a year, the Edmonton Arts Council provides grants of up to $5000 to artists through the small Artist Project Grant (we also have one large Artist Project Grant deadline). Artist Project Grants are intended to invest in the specific projects of individual artists and artist collectives as th...
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Introducing the ᐄᓃᐤ (ÎNÎW) River Lot 11∞ Artists ~ Marianne Nicolson
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(Preparing to Cross the Sacred River - photo, Edmonton Arts Council)ᐄᓃᐤ (ÎNÎW) River Lot 11∞ - Edmonton’s Indigenous Art Park is scheduled to open this fall. Installation of artworks by Mary Anne Barkhouse, Duane Linklater, Amy Malbeuf, Tiffany Shaw-Collinge, and Jerry Whitehead is complete, and ...
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Cultural Diversity in the Arts Project Grant Stories
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Through our annual Cultural Diversity in the Arts project grant program, the Edmonton Arts Council provides grants to artists from marginalized cultural communities to support the achievement of their artistic endeavours. While these artists are also eligible to apply for all of EAC’s grants for ...
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The opening for ᐄᓃᐤ (ÎNÎW) River Lot 11∞ is just over a month...
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The opening for ᐄᓃᐤ (ÎNÎW) River Lot 11∞ is just over a month...
The opening for ᐄᓃᐤ (ÎNÎW) River Lot 11∞ is just over a month away. Artist Jerry Whitehead, working from a studio at @amiskwaciyacademy created mamohkamatowin (Helping Each Other). The first image is of the “mother” turtle carrying images of creation stories, and spirituality on her shell. The se...
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Introducing the ᐄᓃᐤ (ÎNÎW) River Lot 11∞ Artists ~ Jerry Whitehead
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Introducing the ᐄᓃᐤ (ÎNÎW) River Lot 11∞ Artists ~ Jerry Whitehead
(Artist Jerry Whitehead ® with mosaic fabricators Erin Pankratz (l) and Karen Klassen (centre) at amiskwaciy Academy - photo, E. Pankratz)ᐄᓃᐤ (ÎNÎW) River Lot 11∞ - Edmonton’s Indigenous Art Park opens this fall. The park features artworks by Mary Anne Barkhouse, Duane Linklater, Amy Malbeu...
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Vue Weekly: “Seconds, Please!” Film Series Explores Edmonton’s...
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Vue Weekly: “Seconds, Please!” Film Series Explores Edmonton’s...
Vue Weekly: “Seconds, Please!” Film Series Explores Edmonton’s Diverse Dishes and Cultureshttp://www.vueweekly.com/seconds-please-film-series-explores-edmontons-diverse-dishes-and-cultures/
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