Press Releases & Media Advisories

  • Friday, April 21 2017

    Soundscape - April 2017

      For Immediate Release April 21, 2017   Arts Commons Presents: Caverns of Sound from sound artist Aidan Lytton   CALGARY – Arts Commons Presents is proud to share a unique soundscape by media artist Aidan Lytton.  Part meditation, part...

  • Tuesday, April 18 2017

    Arts Commons Celebrates National Volunteer Week

      For Immediate Release April 18, 2017    Arts Commons Celebrates National Volunteer Week   CALGARY – Arts Commons and Volunteer Canada are proud to celebrate the vital efforts and contribution of volunteers during National Volunteer Week...

  • Tuesday, March 21 2017

    National Geographic Live: The Mystery of Our Human Story

    For Immediate Release  March 21, 2017     Arts Commons Presents: National Geographic Live - The Mystery of Our Human Story with Lee Berger   CALGARY – Arts Commons Presents is proud to welcome National Geographic Live speaker and paleoanthr...

  • Thursday, March 16 2017

    Viral star Jack Broadbent

    For Immediate Release March 16, 2017   Arts Commons Presents: Viral Bluesman Jack Broadbent Brings Unique Brand of Guitar to Calgary   CALGARY – Arts Commons Presents PCL Blues is pleased to welcome slide-guitarist Jack Broadbent on Frid...

  • Friday, March 3 2017

    Ledge Gallery - March 2017

        For Immediate Release March 3, 2017   Arts Commons Presents: Biological science merges with printmaking and sculpture CALGARY – Arts Commons Presents The Ocean Inside, an installation of printmaking and sculpture that explores nature...

  • Friday, March 3 2017

    Lightbox Studio - March 2017

      For Immediate Release March 3, 2017    Arts Commons Presents: A meditative work of art as a community body CALGARY – Arts Commons Presents is excited to showcase Calgary artist Chelsea Rushton’s Sankalpa Centre for Dreams and Visions in...

  • Wednesday, March 1 2017

    Blues Legends Elvin Bishop and Charlie Musselwhite

    For Immediate Release March 1, 2017     Arts Commons Presents: Blues Masters Elvin Bishop and Charlie Musselwhite   CALGARY – Arts Commons Presents brings legendary blues masters Elvin Bishop and Charlie Musselwhite to the Jack Singer Conce...

  • Wednesday, March 1 2017

    GAMA - March 2017

    For Immediate Release March 10, 2017   Arts Commons Presents: $100 Film Festival Visiting Artist – Philip Hoffman   “Philip Hoffman has long been recognized as Canada’s pre-eminent diary filmmaker. For over thirty-five years he has been st...

  • Wednesday, March 1 2017

    Window Galleries - March 2017

      For Immediate Release March 1, 2017   Arts Commons Presents: Taboo Subjects Explored Through Different Artistic Mediums   CALGARY – Arts Commons is happy to welcome four contrasting artists to the Window Galleries this March.  Tackling...

  • Tuesday, February 7 2017

    Viral Ukulele Player Jake Shimabukuro

    For Immediate Release February 7, 2017    Arts Commons Presents: Nimble-fingered Ukulele Player Jake Shimabukuro Comes to Calgary  CALGARY – As part of the BD&P World Music series, Arts Commons Presents viral ukulele prodigy, Jake Shimabukuro, on ...

  • Wednesday, January 18 2017

    National Geographic Live: The Risky Science of Exploration

    For Immediate Release  January 18, 2017    Arts Commons Presents: National Geographic Live - The Risky Science of Exploration with Kenny Broad   CALGARY – Arts Commons Presents is proud to welcome National Geographic Live speaker and environmental a...

  • Wednesday, January 11 2017

    Rich Stories with Eric Bibb and Michael Jerome Browne

    For Immediate Release January 11, 2017   Arts Commons Presents: Rich Stories and Spirited Guitar – Eric Bibb with Michael Jerome Browne   CALGARY – In a beautiful gathering of American and Canadian blues, Arts Commons is pleased to welcome ...

  • Wednesday, January 4 2017

    Black Arm Band featured in High Performance Rodeo

    For Immediate Release January 4, 2017     Arts Commons Presents: 40,000 Years of Australian History in Ground-Breaking Show   CALGARY – As part of One Yellow Rabbit’s High Performance Rodeo and the BD&P World Music series, Arts Commons Presents...

  • Tuesday, January 3 2017

    Soundscape - Jan 2017

    For Immediate Release  January 3, 2017   Arts Commons Presents: River Alms featuring Chandra Melting Tallow   CALGARY – Arts Commons Presents is proud to announce River Alms, an experimental pop soundscape inspired by both the living and sp...