Fire Ban in Place Across the Municipality: Learn More
Artist in Residency
 > Home > Municipal Government > Municipal Departments > Community Services Department > Arts & Culture > Artist in Residency

Artist in Residency

Artist Mentor Deadline Extended

The deadline for responses to the Call for Artist Mentor has been extended to 4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24. To find out more about the position requirements and how to apply, download the Call for Artist Mentor package.

2016 Art in Motion Gallery

Images from Artist in Residency 2016

The Wood Buffalo Artist in Residency (AIR) program is a mentorship opportunity for emerging artists to learn and build on their artistic techniques, as well as their professional portfolios.

The 2017 AIR program will be selecting one Canadian professional artist to mentor up to eight emerging artists for 10 weeks. The artist mentor will start June 1 to begin preparations for the emerging artists who will start their residency June 8. Throughout the program, participants will also lead six community art workshops in various communities throughout the Wood Buffalo Region, and showcase their artwork in a final group exhibition. The residency will conclude Aug. 24.

The Call for Emerging Artists will open March 9.

Wildfire Rebuild  [Learn more]

Winter Maintenance Zones Relaxed starting Feb. 23 [Learn more]