‘Your life has meaning, it has worth’: Artist highlights invisible illnesses in Calgary exhibits

Penny Gunderson knows what it’s like to live with a hidden illness. The artist from Black Diamond, Alta., has autoimmune diseases along with Addison’s

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Vancouver artist Stephen Waddell wins $50K Scotiabank Photography Award

Vancouver artist Stephen Waddell has won the $50,000 Scotiabank Photography Award. Waddell received the honour at a gala in Toronto on Tuesday night. In

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Historic North Vancouver cabin reborn as artist residency in False Creek

A historic North Vancouver cabin that was destined for destruction has a new home in False Creek as an artist residency.  Built in 1927,

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Special edition Victory Stampede coin designed by Calgary artist 

A Calgary artist’s sketch of a star cowboy competing at the Stampede a century ago is etched into the Royal Canadian Mint’s latest collector

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Social media merely the latest way of managing one’s brand, says The Works artist

Tanya Camp admits she’s timid when using social media apps like Twitter, Instagram and Facebook. “I’m horrible at social media because I worry too much about

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Northern B.C. First Nations artist Henry Roy Vickers headed to Grammys

Henry Roy Vickers, a First Nations artist from Hazelton, B.C. is off to the Grammys this weekend, where he has been nominated for his design

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Vancouver hip hop artist and high school choir make sweet music together

A Vancouver hip-hop artist recently joined forces with a local high school choir. The result is a culturally diverse music video about self empowerment. Hip-hop

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Loin Statue Sunset

I heard Lion Statue is complete in Calgary and it is currently sitting on Rotary Park. After work, I drove there from downtown where

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Artist who painted 250 mountain trail maps for ski resorts to release book

If you’ve ever skied at one of B.C.’s alpine resorts, chances are you’ve seen one of James Niehues’ paintings. Niehues, of Colorado, has painted more than 250 trail maps

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Hip hop 101: Artist in residence teaches Edmonton students valuable lessons

At Virginia Park School, elementary students are encouraged to learn a wide range of skills. This month, kids and some staff spent a week studying

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