Tag Archives: sesquicentennial

Alberta | Call for Submissions: Canada150in150 – Celebrating Stories Of Our People, Our Places, Our Ways.

CANADA’S 150TH BIRTHDAY IS THIS YEAR! WE WANT TO CELEBRATE ALL ALBERTANS BY SHARING THEIR DIGITAL STORIES!

Canada 150 in 150 logoAbout the Canada150in150 Project
Canada150in150® is a celebratory project created by Albertans to recognize our citizens who have shaped and may shape in any way, the communities, organizations and companies in Alberta. The project consists of a website designed to showcase video submitted stories to the world, and concludes with a Celebration Finale Event on July 1,  2017 to honor the top 150  digital stories.

Why should you submit a video?
Canada150in150® Project is about showcasing all the stories the world has not yet heard or seen from “You”! Tell us about your ideas, experiences or achievements. In your story tell us how great it is to live, play and work in Alberta. Your story could be selected by the print or news media for an article or live radio or TV interview! Yes this is could be your “Five Minutes of Fame”! 

“You” could be the proud parents and kids at soccer and hockey games or special music recitals, or  you could be professionals in the Arts! You could be entrepreneurs or company employees or volunteers who helped to make dreams come true!

“You” could be one of the 150 Albertans celebrated in the Canada150in150®  Legacy Book featuring all the 150 top stories,  be honored at the Canada150in150® Ceremony and Celebration Finale Event on July 1, 2017, be awarded a Canada150in150 Legacy Medallion, and qualify for Top 10 Alberta Stories!

Deadline for Submissions & Early Bird draw: February 28, 2017.
Deadline for Submissions: March 26, 2017.

(more…)

Canada | Glorious and Free – A Celebration of Canada Call for Submissions July 2017

Visual Arts Studio AssociationThe Visual Arts Studio Association (VASA) of St. Albert, Alberta

VASA, an artist run gallery, is seeking visual art in all mediums and styles for their Canada themed group exhibition, to celebrate Canada’s 150th Birthday, from both professional and emerging artists. The show will run the month of July 2017. The deadline for submissions is March 15, 2017. Artists may submit one to 10 pieces for the show.

(more…)