Chantal Chagnon on satge singing with one of her handmade drums

Chantal Chagnon

Chantal Chagnon has always lived a creative life. The Calgary-based Cree Ojibwe Métis singer, drummer, artist, and activist even has it in the name of her business.

Elaine Lee sits on a front porch next to a planter full of flowers

Elaine Lee

A painter, poet, writer, and performer—and aspiring filmmaker—Elaine Lee started living a creative life shortly after she blew past her life expectancy.

Photo of Matt Mosteller

Matt Mosteller

Spending his life finding great powder, this week’s episode of Village Radio with Dave Kelly features outdoor and adventure writer Matt Mosteller.

A multiple exposure image of a cypher by David Youn

#yycLCL June 2018

Pursuing art for the last few years, David Youn is a local photographer who creates dynamic narratives in single frame two-dimensional images.

Festival organizers Hayley Muir and Kaely Cormack

Femme Wave

In 2015, Kaely Cormack and Hayley Muir took a look around Calgary’s punk music scene. The view lacked something.