Trainings for the Not-Yet
This thematic residency led by artist Jeanne van Heeswijk explores research, community learnings, theoretical frameworks, performative workshops, artworks, learning objects, and conversations.
Banff Artist in Residence Summer 2019
This program is designed for visual artists exploring self-directed research themes, experimenting with production techniques, and cultivating new directions in their work all while surrounded by...
The Creative Gesture - Collective Composition Lab for Music and Dance 2019
A space for the exploration of choreographic and musical structures, and the practice of instant composition and improvisation. Open to professional choreographers, composers, and dancers.
The Creative Gesture - Dramaturgy for Dance 2019
Led by dramaturg Ruth Little and choreographer Liz Lerman, this workshop considers dance dramaturgy as a dialogue between movement and meaning, and our relationships with one another and the world...
Banff International Workshop in Jazz & Creative Music
This program provides emerging artists with an extraordinary opportunity to collaborate and perform alongside internationally acclaimed composers and musicians – all under the co-artistic...
Banff International Curatorial Institute Symposium: Living Agreement
This symposium asks how the relationships between artists, audiences, and institutions might be re-thought as a ‘living agreement’. Featuring presentations, discussions, workshops, and more.
Autobiography and Fiction with Electric Literature
Join Electric Literature, award-winning authors, and a community of peers in world-renowned Banff National Park to explore provocative concepts being used in contemporary autobiography and fiction...
13th Banff International String Quartet Competition
The Banff International String Quartet Competition is recognized as one of the premier chamber music competitions in the world. Established in 1983, BISQC is a large celebration of chamber music...
Independent Residencies in the Leighton Artists Studios
Self-directed residencies in the Leighton Artists Studios offer you the ability to delve into your work as a solitary retreat in one of our purpose built studios.