And that’s not counting inflation or population growth.
Every year the UCP has been in power, they’ve cut arts-related operating expenses by $4M, on average.
The UCP recently announced that applications were open for Alberta Culture Days grant funding. But there’s something you should know about arts funding in Alberta.
The UCP recently changed the film & TV tax credit to remove a $10 million cap that they implemented just last year.
Earlier this week, Alberta‘s lieutenant governor appointed two people to the Alberta Foundation of the Arts, as recommended by Leela Aheer, the minister of culture, multiculturalism, and status of women. The two new members are: Yasmin Jivraj Andrea True Joy Fox Yasmin Jivraj is a co-owner of Dexcent, an engineering consulting firm based in Edmonton. […]