November 23, 2020

As pandemic stretches on, Alberta artists discover the power of online community

If there are two lessons to learn from the COVID-19 pandemic, they are: 1) those who cannot adapt will not make it, and 2) our best […]
November 11, 2020

Portrait of an Albertan game developer

How to become a game developer, in 10 simple steps: Start your degree in biological science, with the goal of becoming a doctor. Shadow a real-life […]
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 […]