May 28, 2021

Queer Accessible Arts Cabaret Update – May 28, 2021

You shared, and we're listening.
May 26, 2021

Art Share

Wednesdays from June 2 - August 31 | 1:00 PM The NaAC can’t wait to launch a new program this summer called Art Share! Art Share was designed to support artists in achieving their professional art goals. This program would be perfect for anyone who wants to exhibit and sell more artwork, and talk about art in a fun and supportive environment!
May 26, 2021

Korea Exchange

Tuesdays from July 6 - August 31 | 1:00 PM NaAC is excited to launch a joint program between artists represented by the National accessArts Centre and our sister organization ActiveArt (operated by the Gangnam Welfare Centre) in Seoul, Korea.
May 12, 2021

Hip Hop Essentials

STARTING JULY 6, 2021 | 1PM Groove and move in this high energy class! Over the course of 9 weeks, explore the history, elements and foundations.
May 10, 2021

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.
May 9, 2021

Studio Visit: Michael Sutcliffe

May 27th, 2021 | 3:00 PM STUDIO VISIT Michael Sutcliffe has been painting and working in a variety of mediums since his youth when his parents enrolled him in Saturday art classes...
May 9, 2021

In Conversation: David Oppong

Friday May 14, 2021 | 5:00 PM Join the National accessArts Centre as we celebrate the online launch of David Oppong's publication "Resiliency Forest."
April 21, 2021

Studio Visit with May G N

THURSDAY, APRIL 29, 2021 | 3:00 PM Addressing the world through a collage-based practice, May reclaims imagery and reapplies them in alternative ways.
March 23, 2021

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

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

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 ...
February 7, 2021

Notice anything different? accessarts.ca is now live!

The National accessArts Centre (NaAC) is pleased to launch its new website on accessarts.ca.
July 11, 2021

Summer Art Club – Burlesque with Mitch Graham aka Cherry Whip

Want to learn more about storytelling in live performance? Tired of making art alone? This summer club is all about building a supportive place for artists from the disability community.
July 8, 2021

Gratitude GoGo

Go-go gadget gratitude!! In this high-energy class, we will explore ways to embody gratitude and incorporate it into our movements, while learning some classic gogo moves from different decades and creating our own moves in the process!
July 8, 2021

One-Finger Animation Workshop Series

Cindy Baker’s One-Finger Animation Workshop series will introduce NaAC artists to creating simple animations from home.
July 6, 2021

Summer Art Club – Theatre with Landon Krentz

Want to learn more about storytelling in live performance? Tired of making art alone? This summer club is all about building a supportive place for artists from the disability community.
July 6, 2021

Hip Hop Essentials

Groove and move in this high energy class! Over the course of 9 weeks, explore the history, elements and foundations in this hip hop inspired class. Focusing on movement essentials and starting from the basics, explore and express yourself.
June 29, 2021

Annual General Meeting + Movie Night

Join us for our AGM + Movie Night, and help us celebrate our successes over the last year despite COVID19 challenges.
May 23, 2021

Q.A.A.C. Community Art Day with Fairy Tales Queer Film Festival

Join QAAC designer, DeVery Bess and QAAC film facilitator Emma Brockelbank for a free movie night this weekend.