Showcase work created by Calgary artists

Put work by Calgary artists front and centre! From unique exhibitions to interactive public art, there are great examples of this. Let’s hear your ideas from Calgary and beyond!

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Celebrartion of Local Filmmakers

I would like to see a new film festival at the Plaza Theatre for our many wonderful local actors, producers, directors and writers to be showcased including those working through the disability arts.

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Artmobile Convoy

Artmobile convoy... vintage trailers used as galleries rolling through town in spring/summer/fall exhibiting in parking lots and at the side of the road in front of coffee shops, in the stampede parade, gay pride, lilac festival... One trailer for each Artist-run centre or for independent curators...

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Swede It Up

I'd like to see ordinary Calgarians making films. A tall order to be sure, but I'm not necessarily talking about original films. I'm talking about swedes. For those not already aware, the concept is from the flim "Be Kind Rewind" by Michel Gondry. A swede is 3-5 minute remake of a film that has already been released BKR features a local story. So I would propose a swede festival encompassing two categories of entry: ...more »

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Home

Home is envisioned as a year long project about homelessness in Calgary. It builds on the community cultural development work that began in 2009 with the launch of This is My City (TMC). TMC is a program that provided Calgary's homeless community with development opportunities through creative expression while engaging Calgarians in a dialogue about the issues around homelessness and the place of art and culture in society. ...more »

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Export Excellence

We should focus on exporting excellence: the people, organizations, initiatives, technologies, art, etc. that have roots in Calgary and can compete in external markets. We should work to figure out what it is about Calgary that helped them achieve these qualities, and what can we do to help the world experience more Calgary???

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film fest

I would love to see a full year film festival that features only Calgary films new and old.

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Horse Related Market

Have a "horse" related market with Equine art, tack, anything related to the horse industry. Artist should not be restricted to Galgary artists only. Let the whole world celebrate our horses!

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