Category Archives: Emerging Artists

Alberta’s 2018 Emerging Artists named

Edmonton (June 1, 2018)…The Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Arts Awards Foundation today announced awards totaling $100,000 to the 10 recipients of its 2018 Emerging Artist Award. Foundation Chair Ken Regan says “We are so pleased to be able to invest in advancing the careers of these outstanding young artists who truly will make a difference… Continue Reading

It’s the Year of the Emerging Artist!

Since 2008, the Emerging Artist competition, which runs every other year, has awarded a total of $250,000 to 25 artists at the beginning stages of their professional careers. Artists apply for the honour by highlighting their artistic achievements  and making a case for how the $10,000 award will help them take their career to the… Continue Reading