Youth pose for a photo at the WordsWorth summer camp

WordsWorth

A summer camp for language lovers, WordsWorth participants use the Kananaskis woods to fuel imaginations as they write the stories of their lives.

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Summer Dreams – Pillars of Humanity hangs in the Genesis Centre

Antyx

This Forest Lawn-based arts company uses the tools of creativity to stitch together a community out of a lot of young people who may feel alone.

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Thundering Nations International on stage for Our Canada, Our Story

Our Canada, Our Story

How do you grow a community out of a world full of different ones? For Action Dignity, it means working with more than 70 different cultural communities.

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A photo of the Calgary Film Centre at sunset

The Film Centre

The tone of the articles told one story. The data told another. The Calgary Film Centre generated $178 million in spinoff economic activity in 2017 alone.

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Project participant David Munoz introduces his interpretive experience of Lougheed House

Lougheed House

How do you connect a museum to its community? That’s the question the people who run Lougheed House ask a lot these days.

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Jarret Tymen and Sol Chiniquay from the Nakoda AV Club

Nakoda AV Club

Growing up in Morley, Jarret Tymen (Twoyoungmen) loved to watch movies with his dad. He wasn’t the only kid in Morley who did, either.

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Some of Miguel’s Teaching Manifesto: ⠀ ⠀ "THIS IS WHY I TEACH CLASS:⠀ ⠀ BECAUSE IT IS A PRACTICE OF GENEROSITY⠀ ⠀ BECAUSE I LIKE TO CREATE A SPACE OF LEARNING AND CHALLENGE (CAN I SAY IT THAT WAY?)⠀ ⠀ BECAUSE I BELIEVE IN TRANSFORMATION⠀ ⠀ BECAUSE IT IS HUMBLING⠀ ⠀ BECAUSE IT IS INTERESTING, NICE, RARE AND NERVE-RACKING TO BE IN A ROOM OF OTHERS PRACTICING SOMETHING TOGETHER⠀ ⠀ BECAUSE IT ALLOWS ME TO SEE OTHER PEOPLE AS BEAUTIFUL AND CAPABLE⠀ ⠀ BECAUSE IT STILL MAKES ME NERVOUS, WHICH MEANS I DON’T KNOW WHAT’S GONNA HAPPEN, WHICH MEANS I’M ALIVE⠀ ⠀ BECAUSE I AM DREAMING OF YOU NOW AS I PLAN IT, SO IT’S ALREADY BEGUN⠀ ⠀ BECAUSE AFTERWARDS I USUALLY HAVE A GOOD DAY"⠀ ——————————————————————————— ⠀ Engage in the practice of MIGUEL GUTIERREZ (NEW YORK) in our upcoming INTERRARIUM WORKSHOP. He creates dance-based performances, music and poetry that focus on desire, identity and the search for meaning. ⠀ ⠀ This workshop is a moving think tank, a 10-day workshop that explores choreography as a framework for deploying difference in a time of increasing anxiety. Open to artists of all disciplines interested in live performance.⠀ ⠀ For more info and to apply, visit the LINK IN OUR BIO! ...

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COMET GARDEN gets to hang out with fightingforstrong cantaloupe garden. This traveling garden has already shed light on movement and how as humans interact with spaces and things . The stories I have heard have also blown me away. Stay tuned on how this art installation travels through space. #yycart #yyclcl #albertaartist #albertaart #albertacontemporaryart #botanicalinstallation #botanicalartist #artecontemporaneo ...

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COMET GARDEN made it to Wildwood, Calgary thanks for the help of Faye.☄️💫🤩🤩 Keep sending mepictures and notes with the locations. I’m loving it and helping me map the travel. #cometgarden #rociograham #yyclcl #yycart #yycconceptualart #canadiancontemporaryart #canadianart #canart ...

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Finally 😀 I am back in the studio working on a new series of loose paintings for 2 upcoming fall shows with inaested + beaconoriginalart 🎨 “Be Still” / 8x6” / Mixed Media on Birch Panel. #yyclcl #yycartist #yycarts #yyctoday #paintingprocess #yyclife #loosepainting #yycnow #yycartscene #yycgallery #calgaryarts #yycpainters #ilovetopaint #arttherapy #canadianartist #yycdesign #bestill ...

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