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Episode 39

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month with us as we meet some of the people involved with this year’s FascinAsian Film Festival and learn how exploring the world of television and film helps them live creatively.

Artist Curtis Van Charles standing in front of an outdoor mural he painted on the exterior wall of a building downtown.

Episode 38

In this episode we talk with artist Curtis Van Charles’s about blending mediums, slam master Babs Penhale about poetry (and spreadsheets), and friendly neighbourhood rapper KtheChosen about identity and community.

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Episode 37

Guest host Toyin Oladele introduces some of the exciting performers, vendors and contributors who took part in this year’s Ethnik Festival for Arts and Culture held in February.

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Episode 36

In this episode we meet a rising pop rocker, get the inside scoop on the upcoming Ethnik Festival of Arts and Culture, and learn about an exciting residency taking place at the new cSPACE hub in Eau Claire.


Episode 35

Share some of the highlights from our 2022 Congress with keynote speaker Dr. Leroy Little Bear, Calgary Arts Development President and CEO Patti Pon, Sally Njoroge of the Trico Changemakers Studio and Poet Laureate Wakefield Brewster. 

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Episode 34

This city is bursting with creativity! In this month’s webisode, learn about an arts organization that champions the craft artists, an artist-run gallery’s efforts towards accessibility, and discover what it means to be a surface designer.

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Episode 33

This month, meet an up-and-coming special effects makeup artist, explore aging, learn a bit about theatrical masks and enter the world of horror fiction.

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Episode 32

This month, explore a Two-Spirit mural in Kensington, celebrate a songwriter’s country roots, catch up with Making Treaty 7 Cultural Society and celebrate local filmmakers at CIFF.

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Episode 31

Discover how NUTV provides students with media skills to explore filmmaking, how a local visual artist draws from her roots and meditates on family, and meet a talented composer telling stories through songwriting.


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Artist Spotlight

Sharron Bowen

Sharon enjoys painting and creating an image where once there was a blank piece of paper or canvas. She says "My style is an evolving process allowing me to explore different painting mediums and subject matter. I work in watercolour, watercolour on Yupo paper, acrylics and alcohol inks. I love intense colour and often pick subject matter for painting that works for this style. Landscapes of all types and especially the mountains hold my interest along with painting of flowers and vegetation"

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Discover the power of telling your story through animation with the latest episode of the #yycLCL Web Series. Host Adora Nwofor chats with Aroona Khiani who presented her animated short-film Diya at this year’s FascinAsian Film Festival (@fascinasiancalgary).

Watch now (link in bio)! #yycArts

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