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CULTIVATE A SPOT: a small exhibition of documented actions Library Window Gallery Emily Carr University of Art & Design, Vancouver July 6-20 What would you do if you were walking along your usual route and saw a basket of apples or bags of potato chips, sitting in a public space…

I’ll be showing new work, “Cultivate a Spot,” at OURO’s Collective dance performance May 5-8 at Studio 1398 in Granville Island. My work will be displayed in the lobby and unfortunately can only be seen after you’ve checked in with your ticket. Cultivate a Spot consists of a series of…

Come join me and students from The Democratic Multiple (Emily Carr University) course as they share their new publications. Friendly Book Fair ECUAD (Emily Carr University) Library Saturday, April 16th, 2-4pm Free Emily Carr University is located at 1399 Johnston Street, Granville Island. The library is in the South Building,…

My digital short “Redbook Presents: Causes & Effects,” which recently screened at an event called Not Sent Letters & Guests (NSLG) at Dynamo Arts Association in Vancouver, can now be seen on NSLG’s youtube channel. Here’s a direct link to view the short. You can also view the other screenings/performances/etc….

Today I had another conversation about loneliness with a merchant on Commercial Drive (Vancouver). I talked to Terry, the owner of Cafe du Soleil (the original one). Our conversation explored loneliness and cafes, loneliness and technology, loneliness and kids, amongst other things. I think Terry shared some pretty good insights…

The first episode of Radio Lonely (excluding the intro episode) is now available to listen to. This morning at the end of my walk with my dog Carrie, I stopped at Mark’s Pet Shop and had a quick chat in between customers. Mark is the owner of the pet shop…

I had pocket mirror blanks sitting here for a while, so I decided to make some new gifty pocket mirrors. These will be available at the Emily Carr Student Art Sale in Vancouver. They are 3 inch pocket mirrors with art on one side and the mirror on the other….

Cause & Effect zine, Issue 2 - Sabotage

I’ve been printing, folding, cutting, stapling, and gluing Issue 2 of my zine Casue & Effect. Issue 2 is called Sabotage and features a conversation and email on the topic of loneliness. The tone is much different from Issue 1 as participants bring their own experience of social isolation. Both…

Head on over to Vancouver Mini Maker Faire’s blog to read my post on why I’m involved in craftivism. This is the first time I’m participating in the faire. On June 8th, I’ll be leading a 1-hour making workshop on craftivism. Only 10 spots are available. Some seats will be…

I am super happy to announce that I am leading a different kind of workshop this coming June! While all previous workshops have been craft based, this one is art based. I’ll be leading a 2-hour drop-in drawing activity at Thunderbird Community Centre. Here are the details: Workshop Description: Discover…

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