MISSION

AMAAS is an umbrella organization that promotes, supports, and advocates for Alberta media arts.

VISION

AMAAS’s vision is that all media artists in Alberta will have access to support, collaboration, and funding to develop and exhibit diverse and vibrant multidisciplinary media arts projects.

AMAAS serves media artists and organizations through advocacy, development opportunities and connecting media artists and media art organizations across the Province. Programs include educational and networking opportunities at our biannual conference & symposiums,  publications, awards, sponsorship, and artist commissions. Since its inception, AMAAS has been governed by a volunteer group of directors representing the media arts in Alberta.

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VALUES

AMAAS represents and is composed of independent media artists, artist run organizations, and supporters of the media arts. We believe:

  • Media arts are foundational to Alberta’s identity, culture, and society
  • Alberta’s stories and perspectives are valuable to the public in Alberta, Canada and the world
  • Media artists and organizations deserve funding and support
  • Alberta media artists are stronger together

AMAAS is inclusive and encourages all levels of membership and welcomes all individuals and media arts organizations, media artists, and others who support the aims and objectives of the Society. The Society promotes diversity initiatives to facilitate equitable access to the organization and participation in its programs and services.

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