July 14, 2021

NaAC and ATB present: WINDOW

With the generous support of Calgary Arts Development and ATB, we're starting to roll out a large-scale public art exhibition featuring ten brand new artworks created by National accessArts Centre artists!
July 8, 2021
A drag queen dressed in vibrant colours of mostly pink with black polka dots. She is wearing pink eyeshadow and has a pink head piece on top of her head.

Opening the Door to the Art of Drag

DeVery Bess has always been a performer, but it took a special person to pull them out of the mainstream theatre world—which was riddled with obstacles—and into the bright lights and loving embrace of drag. Now, they’re opening the door for National accessArts Centre (NaAC) artists to explore cabaret, and develop their personal stories and performance skills along the way.
June 17, 2021

Annual General Meeting and Movie Night

The National accessArts Centre (NaAC) is hosting their Annual General Meeting + Movie Night on June 29, 2021
May 31, 2021

Re-Opening Update from The National accessArts Centre

The National accessArts Centre (NaAC) team has reviewed the Government of Alberta’s relaunch plans, and we are cautiously optimistic that we can begin a careful transition towards reopening our doors.
May 28, 2021
A close up of a face covered in paint. The person is covering their mouth with their hands that are also covered in paint. The person has blue eyes.

Queer Accessible Arts Cabaret Update – May 28, 2021

You shared, and we're listening.
May 10, 2021
A painting by Gwyn Howell of Caribou.

Works by artists with developmental disabilities to travel the world thanks to groundbreaking partnership with the federal government.

Global Affairs Canada acquires thirteen works by National accessArts Centre artists as part of its permanent collection.
March 23, 2021
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Presenting rare 2.0 – the NaAC annual (virtual) fundraiser

Join sommelier Erik Mercier as he walks through the conceptual, interesting, and unexpected ways that our love of wine connects to our love of art.
February 26, 2021
NaAC participants on Zoom

New visual arts program directions for 2021

When we first realized that our studio would likely remain closed for the foreseeable future, we responded quickly.
February 22, 2021
NaAC receives funding

City of Calgary confirms $2.5M investment towards old Scouts Canada building to create new home for the National accessArts Centre

The National accessArts Centre (NaAC), Canada’s largest and oldest disability arts organization, is pleased to share the City of Calgary’s commitment of $2.5M ...