Artist Information Sessions

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Let's chat! It's important to connect with artists for upcoming projects and event opportunities with the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB). To accomplish this, we are introducing virtual Artist Information Sessions for 2021. Artists can expect each virtual information session to inspire artist submissions, which may include short presentations, hearing from special guests or subject matter experts and a time for Q & A.

Discussions may include a deeper exploration of design theme(s), site information and additional resources to support the application process, when applicable. We invite you to explore this page for more information on upcoming info sessions.

Let's chat! It's important to connect with artists for upcoming projects and event opportunities with the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB). To accomplish this, we are introducing virtual Artist Information Sessions for 2021. Artists can expect each virtual information session to inspire artist submissions, which may include short presentations, hearing from special guests or subject matter experts and a time for Q & A.

Discussions may include a deeper exploration of design theme(s), site information and additional resources to support the application process, when applicable. We invite you to explore this page for more information on upcoming info sessions.

  • igNIGHT 2021 Artist Information Session

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    Calling All Artists

    igNIGHT is looking for artists residing in Alberta for this year’s exhibit! Find out more at the virtual open house. Discussions will include a deeper exploration of the design theme, site information and additional resources to support the application process.

    Thank you for joining the Virtual Open House. Watch the recording here.

    To submit a proposal or review the request details, visit rmwb.ca/igNIGHT.

    Special Guest Speakers

    Joining igNIGHT's Artist Information Session are four special guest speakers to enlighten and inspire interested artists. See below for a brief intro to each guest:

    Dan Edwards is the Executive Director at Wood Buffalo Food Bank and will share more about food security and the important role fruits and vegetables play.

    Sheryl Huppie is the Indigenous Coordinator with McMurry Metis (Local 1935) and will share more about growing fruits and vegetables.

    Kayleigh Farrell is certified in holistic nutrition, is a natural nutrition clinical practitioner, sport nutrition consultant and health and wellness educator with A Gut Feeling Nutrition Services and will share more about the nutritional benefits of fruits and vegetables.

    Helen Mayer is with Communities in Bloom and will be sharing more about nasturtium, a beautiful and edible flower.

    Martin Byaruhanga is a Social Planner within the Community Services Department of the RMWB and he will speak on the cost of the Nutritious Food Basket.