Revv52's Inside the Wall of Sound. Photo: Doug Wong, courtesy Revv52
The Haunting with Grant Linneberg and Stafford Perry. Photo: Benjamin Laird, courtesy Vertigo Theatre
Artstrek 2014 Exploration III. Photo: Sui-Fan Wong, courtesy Theatre Alberta
Chris Millar's 370H55V on display at Glenbow. Photo: Kelly Hofer, courtesy Tourism Calgary
A group of children laugh along during a performance. Photo: Kelly Hofer, courtesy of Calgary International Children’s Festival

Living a Creative Life

lclLiving a Creative Life is an arts development strategy for Calgary, by Calgarians. Learn more and show support by endorsing the strategy.

Arts in Action YYC

Our new online report, Arts in Action YYC, captures stories and data about how arts build a city. Read and share at


We are pleased to unveil our new brand! Our logo uses the Calgary wordmark, aligning with partners like Calgary Economic Development and Tourism Calgary. Learn more.

Rebrand and Annual Reports

Calgary Arts Development is pleased to unveil its new brand, which uses the Calgary wordmark in alignment with brand advocates like Calgary Economic Development, Tourism Calgary, the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre, Meetings & Conventions Calgary and Sport Calgary. We encourage arts organizations to explore the Calgary. Be Part of the Energy partner wordmarks for their own use. 

We have also split our annual reporting into two publications. Our 2014 Accountability Report summarizes Calgary Arts Development's programs and investments, while the new online-only Arts in Action YYC report captures the latest data related to Calgary’s arts sector along with a few stories from the community.

Arts CoLAB Summer Discount

Calgary Arts Development is pleased to share the following announcement about Arts CoLAB on behalf of cSPACE.

Do you need some time away from the studio to finish that proposal? Are you trying to plan a meeting that doesn’t involve a noisy coffee shop? Want to meet some interesting people and network with other artists? 

The Arts CoLAB provides affordable, short-term shared office space for artists and creative sector workers, non-profit and charitable organizations, or those working in culture and social enterprise

cSPACE is offering 20% off all rentals June through August.

CCVO: Emergency Preparedness Initiative of Calgary

Calgary Arts Development is pleased to share the following announcement on behalf of the Calgary Chamber of Volunteer Organizations (CCVO)

CCVO is excited to launch, a comprehensive (and growing!) online resource that will help your nonprofit or charity develop and implement an emergency preparedness plan. 

The site puts resources and templates at your fingertips, making it easy to ensure your organization is ready for any emergency. 

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