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“Song of the Siren” Opening Show: November 18th 5-8PM at Keep Contemporary in Santa Fe NM, USA

Keep Contemporary​142 Lincoln AveSanta Fe, NM USA 87501505-557-9574info@keepcontemporary.com “Song of the Siren” features some works from my ongoing Sirens series. Sirens is a group of magical realism paintings that now numbers close to 100 works. Each painting is a visualization of a key moment in my soon to be completed Sirens book. The first in a series, the Sirens book is a work of fiction in the genre of magical realism and intended for a young adult audience. It’s a contemporary interpretation of the Siren mythology made infamous as the Femme Fatal of Homer’s Odyssey, although my interpretation of the

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Writers And Artists on the Future of Energy

In this book, Alberta writers, poets, and artists think about energy transition and climate change. How can we envision the future? What actual options are already there? How should society adapt? How should we protect the environment? Is this an opportunity for change regarding equity and reconciliation? What are problems and challenges? What are the cultural changes? To envision and be inspired, Eveline Kolijn, editor and curator of the project, connected the artists and writers with a network of Alberta experts, thinkers, and influencers from the Energy Futures Lab, together with members from Alberta’s town, rural communities, and First Nations.

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In Real Life!

fiction & poetry lovers, we miss you! An Actual Literary Reading GILLIAN WIGMORE SARI DALE JOEL MACKAY ROB BUDDE During the pandemic, we’ve been working on stuff and want to share it with you! Tuesday, November 15 7-9 PM OMINECA ARTS CENTRE (369 Victoria Street) – Prince George, British Columbia FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

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season 4: sounding modernity

Sounding Modernity is the 4th season of the https://www.conscient.ca/ podcast, which explores art and the ecological crisis hosted and produced by Claude Schryer. Sounding Modernity will be 53, 5-minute sound art creations, published once per week, from January 1  to December 31, 2023, in English and in French and will involve invitations for listeners to participate. This season will explore what modernity (defined this context is defined as the combination of extractive capitalism, overconsumption, systemic racism, white supremacy, separability, etc) sounds like, how it affects us and how to ‘create the conditions for other possible worlds to emerge in the wake of

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10 Ways to Fix The Planet

With support from a Digital Now grant from Canada Council for the Arts, TRAction introduces the 10 WAYS PROJECT, a social media series that deepens the dialogue between the arts and the social and environmental challenges of the contemporary moment. Commissioning 10 artists from across Turtle Island/Canada to develop 1-minute video responses to a particular prompt, this year’s series focuses on “10 Ways to Fix the Planet”. The 10 interdisciplinary artistic responses that you will see developed in part through an active participatory process that joined artists with Indigenous knowledge keepers, scientists, climate specialists, and activists. 10 WAYS TO FIX

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Gather

Visit the AAC gallery on Friday, September 16th for a day long screening of Gather, A short film by Nehiyaw Iskwew artist Sandra Lamouche to accompany her gallery exhibition Generations. Gather is a work-in-progress that started with the idea of land-based dance, focusing on soniyaw niyipsiy (wolf willow) and the growth through the seasons. Sandra is a multidisciplinary creator and storyteller, award winning Indigenous Educational Leader, Champion Hoop Dancer, artist and writer.​ On Friday, September 16th 2022 Gather will be playing on loop between 10am and 5pm. This screening of Gather by Sandra Lamouche is part of the celebrations occurring

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