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Glenn Hesse

Being diagnosed with major health issues which effects my day to day life. I took up painting as therapy, which helps me refocus to overcome my depression and physical issues. My works fall under several genres such as social and contemporary realism cityscape and traditional landscape, surrealism and Science Fiction/fantasy. Mediums I use are mainly […]

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Bug Cru

I’m a multidisciplinary visual artist, illustrator, and tattooist. My practice is my livelihood, passion, and voice. I come to this from the perspective of being queer, trans, nonbinary, neurodivergent and disabled. As well as being a white and mixed person of 3rd gen Dutch and Kanien’kehá:ka (Mohawk), Scottish and Spanish ancestry. I am a settler […]

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Sandra Yuen MacKay

Creating art and writing aided me in recovery from mental illness. It’s a passion to be an artist but also fulfilling to share my art. Be it a beautiful flower, a desolate building, people interacting or an abstraction of an idea, I like to communicate joy, angst, beauty, humour, painting from the heart. My writing […]

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Jerry the Faery

In 1964 jerry the faery was formed in Canada. A mental health consumer who requires a steady dose of art as medicine. A multi-disciplinary artist currently working on live performances. Attended Media Arts, at Sheridan College, specializing in Advanced Film Studies Partnered with Bruce La Bruce, role of cinematographer for TIFF selected 16mm films. Attended […]

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Alberto Heide

Surrey resident Alberto Heide was born in Vancouver in 1972. In October 2015, Alberto wrote and performed in a play called Red and Blue. Again, in May 2017, Alberto wrote and performed a one-man piece called Banana which was produced by Kickstart Disability Arts and Culture. These works were received with success. Alberto, also currently, […]

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Yvon Jolivet

My photographic processing varies according to the themes exploited. When it is in contrast, it reveals all colors and textures, and black and white photographs reveal the subconscious and symbolism of human nature. The object of my work is to give a new meaning to the forms inside his natural rhythm, breaking the spaces and […]

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David Elendune

David is a Victoria playwright who’s best known for adapting a wide variety of external source materials. His latest play, LEER won both best drama, and best new work at the Victoria Fringe… Its script also placed as a finalist at the University Of California’s Ground & Field Theatre Festival. David’s national award-winning script of […]

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Stefan Sunandan Honisch

I hold a PhD in Education from the University of British Columbia, and undergraduate and Masters degrees in Piano and Composition from the University of Victoria and University of British Columbia. As a disabled scholar, educator, and musician, my work engages performance and reception as relational encounters that offer educative possibilities and limits for challenging […]