Karl Hirzer

Karl Hirzer

When 26-year-old Karl Hirzer took to the stage this September, audiences got their first look at the orchestra’s new resident conductor.

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Eyes on the Ave

Eyes on the Ave

If you’ve recently traveled along 17th Avenue you might have had a feeling of being watched as community portraits pop up in Forest Lawn.

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0 Film Fest

$100 Film Fest

Calgary’s oldest film festival gears up to celebrate 25 years of celluloid and you are invited to take part—submit now to be part of this landmark year.

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Artstrek 2016

Artstrek 2016

Alabanza, alabanza. Sung strong and proud, those few powerful words echoed the end of a life changing experience for a group of Alberta teens this week.

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I read an article by naturalist Barry Lopez today, and I can’t get this bit out of my head: “Only an ignoramus can imagine now that pollinating insects, migratory birds, and pelagic fish can depart our company and that we will survive because we know how to make tools.
Only the misled can insist that heaven awaits the righteous while they watch the fires on Earth consume the only heaven we have ever known.”

We are inextricably linked to all the living and non-living things that surround us, we are fools to forget it. 🖤✨
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#KinnshipHouse #alfrescosciencemachine #yycLCL #biophilia #getoutside #outdoorsisbetter #outsideisfree #wearestillwild #keepitwild #letswander #wherewillwegonext #justdrive #treehugger #wildlife #friluftsliv #森林 #sciart #canadianart #climateart #artaboutscience #botany #mycology #bryophytes #forestvibes #campvibes #sheexplores #homeiswhereyouparkit #teardroptrailer #parkscanada #explorealberta
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Raspberry season in our garden it’s like poetry so sweet so short and so soulful. #poetry #yyclcl #calgaryarts #alberta #southernalbertaartgallery #albertalife #calgaryart #stilllife #womanphotographer #raspberries #vanitas #bcart #visualpoetry #rociograham #studiogarden #simplicity #wallart ...

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Painting some little birdies 🐦 what is the thing that you like to paint the most? ...

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I am not talking about mine, but yours. Yes, your art. Not you’re not exempt.
There is a lot of art surrounding us which has touched our soul, shifted the direction of our course, made us question everything, made us feel safe, gave us comfort, gave us peace - that’s the game we’re playing. That’s what we are in for - changing lives. Our art has that power. Let’s keep doing it. Understand the magic of your gift.
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