Sisay Shimeles sits in front of his work in the International Avenue BRT shelter adjacent to 52nd St. SE

Sisay Shimeles

Sisay Shimeles studied art at the Addis Ababa University in Ethiopia and has participated in several group exhibitions and community-oriented projects.

Lanre Ajayi paints a bright and colourful canvas

Lanre Ajayi

Lanre Ajayi is an emerging Nigerian artist and fashion designer based in Calgary. He is driven to develop and launch his ethical fashion line in Canada.

A black and white photo of Ami Kenzo

Ami Kenzo

Ami Kenzo is a filmmaker, photographer, writer, and activist. A self-proclaimed harvester of stories, unique experiences fuel her passion for advocacy.

Katie Pearce presents at the Northern Reflections Reception 2018

Katie Pearce

When real estate analysts look at downtown Calgary, they see empty offices. When Katie Pearce looks at downtown Calgary, she sees opportunity.

A photo of Adam Kamis at the CJSW studio

Adam Kamis

The man behind all our favourite CJSW 90.9 FM programs, Station Manager Adam Kamis sat down with Dave Kelly for this week’s Village Radio.