A photo of Troy Emery Twigg wearing a peaked cap next to a photo of a microphone on a picnic table with hoodoos in the background.

Troy Emery Twigg

A dancer and choreographer, Troy Emery Twigg was always fascinated by the movement of the body as a means of expression, but it took some time before he started using the art form to tell his own stories.

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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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Mary Grace Linton

After discovering a love of arts in high school, this maker finds joy and satisfaction in painting, paper crafts and playing with Lego. Now she hopes to inspire other to embrace their creativity as well.

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Kevin Littlelight

Indigenous film director and writer Kevin Littlelight’s creative journey involved some difficult choices in an effort to pursue a rewarding career in filmmaking.

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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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Melanee Murray-Hunt

A prolific and talented actor, Melanee Murray-Hunt’s creative journey has spanned a career in theatre, television, film, as well as working for social change within the arts.

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Adrian Stimson

A member of the Siksika Nation, interdisciplinary artist Adrian Stimson says his creative journey started when he was a child, but it took a long time before he considered himself a professional artist.

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A wilderness of water. // We’re counting the days until impac5canada, an event that will connect people in Canada to the vibrant marine wildlife and ecosystems of the Arctic, Atlantic, and Pacific coasts. #ProtectBlueNature

Right now our studio team is busy putting the finishing touches on these hand-painted ‘oceans’, which we’ll use to floor map the exhibition space within the cpaws_national pavilion. Stay tuned for the big reveal!

#behindthescenes #custom #fabrication #painting #yyc #yycarts
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I finished a drawing!! 🎉🎉 also why is it so low quality on ig? i have high quality upload enabled and all but it always looks like trash when i upload stuff here. I don't understand. The details under the jaw are a bit lost 🤔
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#yyclcl #chanapuri #mauritianartist #artismorisien #cyborg #procreateartist #desiartist #peinturedigitale #yycartist #idkmanimbadatthese #mru #portraitdigital
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Our latest episode of the #yycLCL Web Series features some highlights from our 2022 Congress: Imagining the Future Together, held last November.

Hear from keynote speaker Dr. Leroy Little Bear, Calgary Arts Development President and CEO Patti Pon, Sally Njoroge of the Trico Changemakers Studio, Poet Laureate Wakefield Brewster, and others on the role artists play in shaping our future.

Watch it now on our website! #yycArts
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Pinch me! I came across this photo of our goal board and it’s such a good reminder of where we were just over 5 years ago.

We were married and living in my parents basement, dreaming of our future. Every year I write down goals and pin them to a board, and I must say, it works! If you haven’t done this, I highly recommend!

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#brittneytoughartist #watercolorsketch #fabricart #fabriccolors #watercolorartist #watercolourartist #watercolourdesign #canadianartist #yycartist #textilepainter #textileartist #modernquilter #yycLCL #watercolourpainting #watercolorpainting #textiles #mystoneground #2023goals #artgoals #lifegoals❤️ #artistgoals
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