The Edmonton Arts Council is pleased to offer a variety of information sessions and professional development workshops to the Edmonton arts community. Past workshops have included public art 101 presentations, information sessions for upcoming public art projects, public art community workshop sessions and more.
The Edmonton Arts Council also hosts unveiling and artist talks in celebration of new works of public art. Visit this page for information about upcoming events.
The Edmonton Arts Council hosts free annual public art bus tours to support citizen engagement with the public art collection. Stay tuned for details on the 2017 public art bus tour, date TBD (typically held in fall with tickets released online in late summer).
For more information on past public art bus tours, and or to follow the route yourself, see the 2015 blog story and map, and the 2016 blog story and map.
Developed by the Edmonton Arts Council in partnership with Pattison Outdoor Advertising, #YEGCanvas; a citywide billboard and LRT station-based art exhibition ,features art spanning a diversity of genres and disciplines including digital media, ceramics, photography, watercolour, acrylic, drawing, and fine craft.
Artworks were chosen from more than 120 submissions. Until April, 2017, the artworks will be displayed on 10 billboards, located throughout the city, and on 15 LRT station posters along the Capital and Metro Lines.
The art will be rotated every two months. To explore the exhibition, we invite you to check out our interactive tour map.
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