Press Releases & Media Advisories

  • Wednesday, March 24, 2021

    Arts Commons Presents: National Geographic Live Virtual presentation of Women and Migration

    Meet three of the world’s most inspiring photojournalists as Arts Commons Presents and National Geographic Live Virtual explore the complex relationships between human movement, economic and political conflicts, and gender with Saiyna Bashir, Miora Rajaonary, and Danielle Villasana: Women and Migration on Monday, April 12, 2021 at 7pm.

  • Wednesday, March 3, 2021

    Arts Commons Presents: National Geographic Live Virtual presentation Life on Other Worlds

    In the second presentation of Arts Commons Presents: National Geographic Live Virtual, we invite you to explore the infinite possibilities of space with Life on Other Worlds with Kobie Boykins and Kevin Peter Hand on Monday, March 22, 2021 at 7pm.

  • Tuesday, February 23, 2021


    The past year has highlighted the significance and importance of the arts in our communities and in our lives. More than ever, the need to connect to others, especially during periods of lockdown and extreme isolation, have revealed how essential creative expression is for our emotional and mental health and for our shared humanity.

  • Thursday, February 18, 2021

    Arts Commons Presents: TD Amplify Cabaret Strawberries & Peaches Celebrates Black History Month

    Arts Commons Presents TD Amplify Cabaret series is back! In celebration of Black History Month, Strawberries & Peaches opens the TD Amplify Cabaret season on the new date of April 11, 2021, filmed in the Engineered Air Theatre in Arts Commons and shared virtually with Calgary audiences (rescheduled from its former date on Sunday, February 28th.)

  • Thursday, February 4, 2021

    Building Resilient Communities

    CMLC President & CEO Kate Thompson, and Arts Commons President & CEO Alex Sarian discuss the Arts Commons Transformation project as part of the CMLC 2021 Outlook event