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Artists, Activists, Academics. 2019 Photo by Vanessa Pejovic
Vanessa Pejovic | September 10, 2019
Last Wednesday, Masters students from the University of Waterloo’s Architecture program joined local artists and activists to share perspectives... Read More»
Meet the Artists. 2019. Photo Courtesy of Joe Lethbridge.
Joe Lethbridge | August 19, 2019
Recently Janice Barlow and myself held a meet and greet at Design at Riverside as part of the Common Waters series of events.  The afternoon began... Read More»
Two Row on the Grand. 2019. Vanessa Pejovic
Vanessa Pejovic | August 13, 2019
Last Thursday, as part of the Common Waters project, Jay Bailey and his “paddle-sister,” Ellie Joseph, shared some of their experiences as co-... Read More»
The Water Lover and Slow Change. 2019. Photo by Vanessa Pejovic
Vanessa Pejovic | August 2, 2019
Here's something I learned last Saturday: Performance art scares me. Let me explain. I've always found fulfillment expressing myself through the... Read More»
Joe Lethbridge. 2019. Photo by Karly Boileau
Joe Lethbridge | July 30, 2019
Recently I attended a Common Waters event at the BRIDGE storefront which was comprised of two performance pieces, The Water Lover by Patrick Allaby... Read More»
Joe Lethbridge. 2019. Photo by Karly Boileau
Joe Lethbridge | July 30, 2019
If notebook paper, canvas and my camera are my arts medium, my inspiration comes from nature . The river my solace, my sounds, and colour therapy, my... Read More»
Joe Lethbridge Walking Tour. 2019. Photo by Vanessa Pejovic.
Vanessa Pejovic | July 30, 2019
Last week, I joined a few other locals for a short trip back in time. Along one side of the Grand River to the other, we walked and listened as local... Read More»
Jii Bmoseynah Nokomis Gii B'Mosed. 2019. Vanessa Pejovic
Vanessa Pejovic | July 24, 2019
Dr. Andrew Judge spoke last Saturday in a Common Waters talk titled “Jii Bmoseynah Nokomis Gii B'Mosed - I am Walking in the Footsteps of my... Read More»
Mud and Microbes Workshop. 2019. Vanessa Pejovic.
Vanessa Pejovic | July 24, 2019
Germs = art? Yes!  Nicole Clouston is a researcher in the process of completing a Ph.D. in Visual Art. Art and science meet in Nicole’s work.... Read More»
Bookbinding Workshop. 2019. Vanessa Pejovic
Vanessa Pejovic | July 24, 2019
Blacksmithing. Textile weaving. Writing a letter (by hand). Lost arts? Most of us don’t own fountain pens or butter churns anymore. Does that mean... Read More»

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