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September 21, 2020

Artist Spotlight with Montaigne

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Home is where the art is

Home Is Where The Art Is interview series.  With festival cancellations, venue closures and live gigs on hold for the foreseeable future, the Coronavirus pandemic has had a devastating impact on the performing …

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September 9, 2020

Artist Spotlight with Thando

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Home is where the art is

Home Is Where The Art Is interview series.  With festival cancellations, venue closures and live gigs on hold for the foreseeable future, the Coronavirus pandemic has had a devastating impact on the performing …

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September 7, 2020

Artist Spotlight with Carolyn Hanna

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Home is where the art is

Home Is Where The Art Is interview series.  With festival cancellations, venue closures and live gigs on hold for the foreseeable future, the Coronavirus pandemic has had a devastating impact on the performing …

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September 7, 2020

Artist Spotlight with Vika Bull

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Home is where the art is

Home Is Where The Art Is interview series.  With festival cancellations, venue closures and live gigs on hold for the foreseeable future, the Coronavirus pandemic has had a devastating impact on the …

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March 5, 2020

Eric Whitacre on composing work honouring the sacredness of life and death

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Known for his celestial and tender compositions contemplating everything from the human condition to the natural world, Los Angeles-based choral and orchestral composer Eric Whitacre takes a metaphysical and humanistic …

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June 14, 2019

Tomoe Kawabata on the French-influenced compositional school in Japan

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Meet the Artist

Japan and France have long been involved in a cultural love affair. From as early as the second half of the nineteenth century the two countries have exchanged artistic aesthetics …

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April 29, 2019

Change the way you see and hear the piano with Eve Egoyan

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Meet the Artist

Born and raised among the emerald and russet-coloured natural surrounds British Columbia is known for, Canadian sound artist Eve Egoyan spent her childhood exploring the crenellated coastline or at her …

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April 29, 2019

Art as an agent for change with Mama Alto, N’fa Jones and Tamara Murphy

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In a post-truth era of anthropogenic climate change, controversial presidents and an international refugee crisis, it’s no wonder that artists are responding to the state of the world through their …

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March 8, 2019

Dancer Jack Ziesing on using movement and gesture as a communication tool

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Meet the Artist

Emanating poise and rigour, Jack Ziesing feels most comfortable using movement and gesture to communicate the matters close to his heart. A company dancer for Dancenorth, and a performer in …

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