Kerrisdale Contemporary Arts Lab (K-CAL)
All workshops are FREE but pre-registration is required. Call 604-257-8100. Open to 19+ yrs
Bringing Your Story to Life
What is it like to create a digital storytelling video about something that is important to you in your life? During this thought provoking and experiential workshop, Danielle, a multi-disciplinary artist, will present a digital storytelling video, discuss her process of creating it and guide participants in exploring possible stories from their own life. The interrelation between images, sound and stories will be touched upon and experimented with.
Sa 1:30 PM-3:30 PM 153416 REGISTER HERE Apr 14
Participants will experience the exercise which would entail moving past creative blocks with an exercise with a variety of media and drawing approaches exploring a natural form. Firstly, Judith will discuss creative synchronicity in her own work and process and how ideas, influences and images continue to build on each other resulting in the culmination of a thematic body of work.
Sa 1:30 PM-3:30 PM 153417 REGISTER HERE Apr 21
Creativity as Embodiment
Joël will present his approach to music composition, “Prismatic Sonic Architecture.” He will discuss how this approach has enabled him to create an intricate and diverse sonic landscape for his current project, “The Books of Magra,” by means of Embodiment: becoming what you manifest. Participants will explore the potentials of embodiment to impact their creativity through simple breath and visualizing techniques. To follow, there will be open discussion on embodiment and the creative process.
Sa 1:30 PM-3:30 PM 153418 REGISTER HERE May 5
The Questions in Creativity
Joël will introduce The Books of Magra: Hax-Sus. The book focuses on “the desire to know” and the role questioning plays in human experience and creativity. He will also share his own issues with problem-solving during the writing process. Engage in a group discussion on the issues of problem-solving in writing and work towards finding solutions or constructive processes.
Sa 1:30 PM-3:30 PM 153419 REGISTER HERE May 12
All Bodies Dance
All Bodies Dance (ABDP) is an inclusive dance company and brings together artists with and without disabilities to explore movement as a means of creative expression. All Bodies offers accessible and inclusive dance classes for people of all abilities
Sa 1:30 PM-3:30 PM 153421 REGISTER HERE Jun 2