Press

SpaceFinder Alberta is a matchmaking tool for renters looking for creative space, and spaces looking to promote their rentals. Powered by nonprofit Fractured Atlas, SpaceFinder Alberta is free to list or search for space.


Press Releases:

April 20, 2017

Arts Habitat Edmonton & SpaceFinder Alberta: Art Can Happen Anywhere

September 28, 2016

Looking for a Space? Find it at SpaceFinder Alberta!

March 17, 2016

SpaceFinder Alberta is Online for Spaces

For Alberta ​press inquiries please contact:

Helen Moore-Parkhouse​ at Calgary Arts Development
helen.moore-parkhouse@calgaryartsdevelopment.com​ 403.264.5330 ext. 108

For Canada-wide press inquiries please contact:

Alex Glass at ArtsBuild Ontario
alex@artsbuildontario.ca 519.880.3670 ext. 103


Local Press Highlights for SpaceFinder Alberta:

Eye on the Esplanade: SpaceFinder touches down in Medicine Hat June 2, 2017

SpaceFinder Alberta helps artists find room to ply their craft, May 18, 2017

Video: Arts Habitat Edmonton – SpaceFinder Alberta, May 11, 2017

SpaceFinder: trouver un espace artistique rapidement, May 2, 2017

Video: SpaceFinder: trouver un espace artistique rapidement, May 2, 2017

SpaceFinder Alberta is Online for Spaces to Sign Up!, May 16, 2016


Press Highlights from across the SpaceFinder network:


Data for Social Impact Stories:

The Arts and the Practice of Technology, APASO Keynote Address by Gwydion Suilebhan highlights SpaceFinder as exemplary technology using transparency to transform relationships between artists and venues. April 2015

Toronto Arts Foundation: Finding Space, July 28, 2014

Tech Product stories:

Toronto Star: SpaceFinder site – called Airbnb for Artists – comes to Toronto May 20, 2015

Younge Street: SpaceFinder Toronto launches an Airbnb for Toronto artists, May 13, 2015

BetaBoston: SpaceFinder launches in Massachusetts to help artists find unconventional space Jan 2015

Creative Placemaking stories:

NextCity: Artists Search for Affordable Workspace in Chicago Parks Nov 2015

NextCity: In Chicago, Creative Matchmaking Helps Arts Groups, Churches and Parks Thrive Jan 2015

Cost of Real Estate stories (that mention SpaceFinder):

Associated Press: NYC artists find half the battle is studio rent May 2014

Village Voice: Bands can no Longer Afford to Practice in NYC Nov 2014

DIG Boston Year in Review: All About That Space Jan 2015

Boston Globe: Space is the Next Frontier for Theater Companies Dec 2014

For the most recent and complete list of all Fractured Atlas press coverage for SpaceFinder, please visit our Media Center.