Calgary Arts Development

Supporting and strengthening the arts to benefit all Calgarians as the city’s designated arts development authority
Member Since 2017
Employees 13
Locations 1
Local Suppliers 50%
Contact Us
#501 - 237 8th Avenue SE
Calgary, AB T2G 5C3
Environmental Initiatives
  • Recycling
  • Staff commuting
  • Alternative transportation
  • Waste reduction
Commitment to Employees
  • Benefit package
  • Staff discount
  • Flexible hours
  • Ability to bring child to workplace
  • Professional development, mentorship and training
  • Complimentary event tickets


CO2 Emissions Saved (kg)
Waste Diverted (kg)
Dollars Donated ($)
9.9 million
Hours Volunteered

As the city’s designated arts development authority, Calgary Arts Development supports and strengthens the arts to benefit all Calgarians. It invests and allocates municipal funding for the arts provided by The City of Calgary and leverage these funds to provide additional resources to the arts sector. They believe that a healthy, vital arts community contributes to a more connected, prosperous city for all Calgarians.

Calgary Arts Development is a connector, facilitator, collaborator, champion, supporter, amplifier, investor, catalyst, and opportunity-maker.