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Can an artist with an agenda still be authentic?

Posted: Tuesday, March 13th, 2012

Last night at the Katalyst artist gathering, Zachari Smith shared some thoughts and songs on the topic of activism. Some of his songs, in fact, are so offensive that people have walked out in the middle of shows. One of his tunes, Storehouses, pokes at Mitsubishi where he asks “…is there anybody here that can […]

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Lille Gard Discussions

it’s like speed dating for artists and activists

Posted: Friday, February 24th, 2012

The panel discussion event we are hosting Mar. 2 as part of the Lille Gard Discussion Series called “An Artist’s Eye on the World” was recently featured in the local paper… we decided to repost it because we’re nice. We also have just confirmed that Zachari Smith will be playing some music at the event […]

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Global Citizen

An Artist’s Eye on the world | Artists and Activists

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An Artist’s Eye on the World is a discussion and networking time facilitated by leading Okanagan artists and activists. This event is Part 1 of the 2012 Lille Gard Discussion Series and sponsored by Global Citizen Week taking place here in Kelowna. There will also be a musical performance by musician and activist Zachari Smith. Location: Bottega Farm Inn | 4485 […]

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Lille Gard Festival 2012

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We’re so excited to be hosting the 3rd annual Lille Gard Festival this year on the grounds of Bo.ttega. Over the past couple of years, Lille Gard Festival has been a grassroots celebration of music lovers, folk / rock / indie / jazz musicians, visual artists, some campers, and a good excuse to hang out for […]

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Helpportrait Kelowna

Help Portrait Kelowna 2011 Recap

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2011

On Dec. 8 & 10, 2011 we helped organize Help Portrait in Kelowna – a global movement of photographers using their time, gear and expertise to give back to those in need. It was an incredible time where about 25 volunteers & photographers hosted 2 days of professional portrait-taking in Metro Community and Okanagan College. […]

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Adam Dickens – TAKING PICTURES, CHANGING LIVES

Adam Dickens is a photographer and designer based in London, working in the UK, East Africa and Asia.

Adam Dickens’ design work is very well known in the UK having built…

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