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Squamish Constellation Festival is tuning up for a comeback

Squamish Constellation Festival is tuning up for a comeback

The musical event to return in summer 2022 after two years of pandemic cancellations.
Metro Vancouver artists say thanks to front-line workers – with free art

Metro Vancouver artists say thanks to front-line workers – with free art

arTHANKS initiative provides free, original works of art to front-line workers in the COVID-19 pandemic
North Vancouver dancer lands spot at Russia's Bolshoi Ballet Academy

North Vancouver dancer lands spot at Russia's Bolshoi Ballet Academy

Caitlin Smart one of 10 international dancers to earn an opportunity to train with prestigious program
Orene Askew is on show at the Vancouver Short Film Festival

Orene Askew is on show at the Vancouver Short Film Festival

Former Squamish Nation councillor and DJ Orene Askew is the subject of a documentary showing at Vancouver Short Film Festival later this month
Tragic Tehran plane crash inspires play set for West Vancouver debut

Tragic Tehran plane crash inspires play set for West Vancouver debut

Iranian Canadian writer hopes play inspires healing and spurs quest for truth
Stunning mural by local First Nations artists adorns Highway 1's newly completed Lower Lynn interchange

Stunning mural by local First Nations artists adorns Highway 1's newly completed Lower Lynn interchange

Designs found in Squamish Nation weavings and carvings intertwine on 28 sound wall panels along Fern Street
Sea to Sky artists turn trash into treasure

Sea to Sky artists turn trash into treasure

Art and environmental education project unveils next phase of Diving In: The Art of Cleaning Lakes and Oceans.
North Shore Celtic Ensemble set for Centennial Theatre sendoff for retiring director

North Shore Celtic Ensemble set for Centennial Theatre sendoff for retiring director

Co-founder Claude Giguère ready for emotional final event at famed North Vancouver venue
Indigenous artist shares kʷikʷəƛ̓əm story through murals at new healing centre

Indigenous artist shares kʷikʷəƛ̓əm story through murals at new healing centre

Rosalie Dipcsu painted two murals and created stencils for the Red Fish Healing Centre at səmiq̓ʷəʔelə/Riverview Lands in Coquitlam.
‘Coextinction’ – documentary featuring Tsleil-Waututh member aims to change hearts and minds

‘Coextinction’ – documentary featuring Tsleil-Waututh member aims to change hearts and minds

Tsleil-Waututh Nation member and inlet protector William George is featured in a new documentary about the impending extinction of the southern resident orcas