Living a Creative Life

Our Living a Creative Life stories and events recognize that arts are an integral part of our city’s identity and an essential part of our daily lives.

Photo of Ishita Singla

Ishita Singla: Breaking barriers in the South Asian community

Photo: Avenue Magazine, Jared Sych

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Living a Creative Life: The Storytelling Project

Photograph of Marianne Elder

Marianne Elder

In an effort to strengthen the city's arts community, Marianne Elder and Elephant Artist Relief Society strive to build up artists through emergency support as…Read more

Kerri Souriol and Jill Cross standing in front of the artwork Spirit of Water at the BMO Centre

Jill Cross and Kerri Souriol

Learn more about the artwork featured in the newly reimagined BMO Centre, the process behind its selection and the Calgary Stampede Foundation's efforts to promote…Read more

Rebbekah Ogden and Laura Vaughters holding a portrait

Sisterhood Seen

When local artist Rebbekah Ogden took a recording of herself painting a self-portrait of her sister Laura Vaughters, a photographer, the video received millions of…Read more