Meet CO*LAB’s First Artist in Residence, Gabs!

While on an evening stroll one March, GABS stumbled upon the QuartersArts Spring Equinox Glow Lantern Parade. Mesmerised by the comforting bob of lanterns proceeding slowly down the street, she was instantly captivated by the artform and vowed to participate at the next open community parade. One year later, she gleaned the basics of lantern …

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Job Opportunity: Operations and Facilities Coordinator

Quarters Arts Society (QAS) is seeking an Operations and Facilities Coordinator. Reporting to the Artistic Director, the incumbent will lead and support a variety of functions for QAS to increase its organizational capacity, streamline administrative processes, and support the ongoing activation of the CO*LAB arts space in downtown Edmonton. The RoleThe Operations and Facilities Coordinator …

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Минуле-Rene

Минуле-Rene 2022 On display at CO*LAB (Winter 2022)   Created by: mammothsounds (Gabrielle deGouw) for the the DEEP FREEZE byzantine festival project: Woolly Mammoth A life-size glowing Woolly Mammoth inspired by Albertas own Mammuthus Primigenius. This design stands above his audience an impressive 3m (10FT) from the shoulder.  lantern Artist Gabs, along with coding specialist Trew …

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Job Posting: Door Staff – CO*LAB

CO*LAB welcomes applications from vibrant and experienced members of our community.  Agency Description:CO*LAB is a grassroots, arts-centered community venue with a focus to cultivate and sustain exposure to the arts for those living within Edmonton’s central communities, with a focus on the Boyle Street neighbourhood. Position Description: Door Staff will act as the first point of …

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Call for Submissions: Boyle Street Arts Nights (PRIDE EDITION!)

CO*LAB is excited to bring back Boyle Street Arts Nights, just in time to celebrate Pride Month. We can’t wait to relaunch this monthly, all-ages event and to showcase some of the talent coming from Edmonton’s queer community! We’re currently seeking solo acts from QTBIPOC2S+ artists for ~20 minute live performances happening at CO*LAB (9641 …

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