March 17, 2020

Medicine Hat College students show off their interactive media skills

In the past, getting an arts degree/diploma meant focusing your skills on one particular medium (paint, sculpture, pottery, etc), and likely being employable for only a […]
December 8, 2019

Art as a revenue generator? The Tokyo experience

Months after interviewing the team behind the Alberta-based digital arts collective, AZMA, I kept thinking about the message they are trying to get across to Albertans […]
September 29, 2019

Putting digital art into Alberta’s collective conscious

If you have visited Ottawa during the summer over the past five years, you may have seen the nearly hour-long video display being projected onto Parliament […]
September 18, 2018

Beakerhead: a science and engineering experience with a twist

After a long year of preparation, Beakerhead hits Calgary this week with its annual week-long experience, running from September 19-23. With more than 60 events in […]
June 26, 2018

Filmmaker Olaf Blomerus talks Alberta’s evolving screen based production grant

Olaf Blomerus is the man behind the production company BLMRS (his last name, minus the vowels). His most recent documentary, State of (the) Art, took home three […]
June 7, 2018

Increasing our industry’s depth: how encouraging Indigenous talent benefits us all

June marks National Indigenous History Month in Canada. To celebrate, and to start an ongoing conversation on how Alberta can increase the creative output of its […]