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Looking Deeper Into A Transitioning Chinatown

Looking Deeper Into A Transitioning Chinatown

Words + Photography by Andi Icaza-Largaespada When Julia Kwan’s Everything Will Be screened at SFU Woodwards’ Djavad Mowafaghian Cinema, most 350 seats were taken: the…

Rallying Antagonists

Rallying Antagonists

Written by Brit Bachmann + Photography by Alisha Weng An oversimplified summary of this lecture would…

ISSUE Mag Launch and Vancouver Art/Book Fair Bring the Crowds to UNIT/PITT

ISSUE Mag Launch and Vancouver Art/Book Fair Bring the Crowds to UNIT/PITT

Photography by Andi Icaza-Largaespada For their third issue launch, ISSUE mag combines forces with the…

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Looking Deeper Into A Transitioning Chinatown

Looking Deeper Into A Transitioning Chinatown

Words + Photography by Andi Icaza-Largaespada When Julia Kwan’s Everything Will Be screened at SFU Woodwards’ Djavad Mowafaghian Cinema, most 350 seats were taken: the theatre felt bubbling and packed.…

Rallying Antagonists

Rallying Antagonists

Written by Brit Bachmann + Photography by Alisha Weng An oversimplified summary of this lecture would state that Justin A. Langlois made a persuasive and fast-paced argument for the importance of slowing down:…

Bill Anderson // Continuum @ Winsor Gallery

Bill Anderson // Continuum @ Winsor Gallery

Written by Adam Stenhouse Bill Anderson photos courtesy Winsor Gallery website Hiroshi Sugimoto photo courtesty sugimotohiroshi.com I am always a little wary of photographic work that doesn’t necessarily look like…

Creating A Holistic Homefront

Creating A Holistic Homefront

Written by Brit Bachmann + Photography by Alisha Weng “I ask us to listen with our whole bodies.” This is how Carrie MacLeod opened her lecture performance at SFU Woodwards. While the…

Retro Vancouver

Retro Vancouver

Written by Justin Ramsey Photography by Harley Spade For much of Vancouver’s history, the Downtown Eastside was the economic hub of the city. Rooted amidst the bustle of boutiques, hotels,…

Over Under Over Under

Over Under Over Under

Words by Brit Bachmann + Photography by Jon Vincent Ragay As the sun descended in the West, orange beams streamed through the security bars on the windows of Red Gate, casting…

Celebrations of Change

Celebrations of Change

Words and photos by Jen Kennedy On August 1, I attended the Queer Arts Festival’s “I Sing the Body Electric: Walt Whitman & the Beat Generation.” It is only one…

Hey Kids, Let’s Put-on a Show!

Hey Kids, Let’s Put-on a Show!

Words by Mark Jacobs Photos by Harley Spade We belong in show business. We gotta start young so we can get some steel in our backbone. Well, gee, we’re developing.…

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Ben Brown: Improvising His Way to Clarity

Ben Brown: Improvising His Way to Clarity

Interview by Mark Jacobs Photos by Harley Spade Vancouver-based drummer and composer Ben Brown has enjoyed an impressive career as an in-demand session musician and…

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Ben Brown: Improvising His Way to Clarity

Ben Brown: Improvising His Way to Clarity

Interview by Mark Jacobs Photos by Harley Spade Vancouver-based drummer and composer Ben Brown has enjoyed…

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My Cowbojsky Boty

My Cowbojsky Boty

Writing by Barbara Adler Illustrations by Brit Bachmann Photography by Barbara Adler and Ash Tanasiychuk Videos…

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ISSUE Mag Launch and Vancouver Art/Book Fair Bring the Crowds to UNIT/PITT

ISSUE Mag Launch and Vancouver Art/Book Fair Bring the Crowds to UNIT/PITT

Photography by Andi Icaza-Largaespada For their third issue launch, ISSUE mag combines forces with the Vancouver…

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Bill Anderson // Continuum @ Winsor Gallery

Bill Anderson // Continuum @ Winsor Gallery

Written by Adam Stenhouse Bill Anderson photos courtesy Winsor Gallery website Hiroshi Sugimoto photo courtesty sugimotohiroshi.com…

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