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Amy Malbeuf

The recession sidelined the Canada Council Art Bank. But it may be back on the radar and buying art again soon. Read more

STORIES

A moving survey of contemporary Métis art reveals a continuing tradition of meticulous craft, as well as lived stories of loss, resilience and cultural survival. Read more

STORIES

Over the next two months, billboards across Canada will feature art by Indigenous women. This vast linear gallery, with unprecedented visibility for women’s stories, is an act of cultural reconciliation. Read more

STORIES

The 25th Anniversary Commemorative Art Projects are part of a one-time funding opportunity designed to create a legacy artwork, performance or composition that reflects the evolution of Alberta's arts community over the past 25 years. Read more

NEWS

Immediately enveloping, Material Girls delivers on the curatorial claim that it’s like a teenaged girl’s bedroom. Polychrome walls and artist wallpapers frame several pieces, helping transform staid gallery to “hot mess.” Read more

STORIES

Dana Claxton, "Headdress," (2016)

Photo by Brandon Clarida.

This is the first major acquisition by the Art Bank in over two years, and features emerging and established Indigenous artists. The pieces were selected following consultations with members of the artistic community led by the Art Bank staff. Read more

NEWS