Kickstart Disability Arts and Culture is pleased to present Gaelynn Lea in concert! Thusday April 5th 8pm – 10pm CBC Vancouver, 700 Hamilton Street, Vancouver Gaelynn Lea was given the opportunity of a lifetime when she won NPR Music’s 2016 Tiny Desk Contest, and she certainly made the most of it. She and her husband […]
The purpose of this fundraiser is to help raise awareness and funds to support our upcoming 20th anniversary season of events. This year we are so fortunate to be partnering with the Vancouver Art Gallery, The Cultch, CBC, and many other organizations, to bring a series of concerts, visual art exhibitions, experiences, artists talks, workshops, […]
December 3rd @ 12-2pm, Robson St. Plaza One of the greatest challenges of living with a disability is simply being seen. Join us outside for a cup of coffee this December 2nd at the Robson Street Plaza in front of the Vancouver Art Gallery. “The right to participate in public life is essential to create […]
Kickstart Disability Arts & Culture presents: Can You See Us Vancouver? Opening reception: November 9, 6-8pm Free and open to the public and an ASL interptuer will be present. Exhibition dates are November 6 – December 1 Pendulum Gallery, 885 W Georgia St, Vancouver The Pendulum Gallery is wheelchair accessible. Can You See Us Vancouver? […]
Kickstart is SO excited to be at the Granville Island Public Market for an entire week! We are going to be sharing information about our upcoming events and about the artists we work with. There will also be a selection of art cards, ceramics, and other originals works for sale , all created by artists […]
INCLUSION ART SHOW & SALE October 3, 5pm – 8pm & October 4, 11am – 6pm Heritage Hall | 3102 Main St, Vancouver 13th annual art exhibition and sale featuring over 200 artists with diverse abilities. Admission by Donation. www.InclusionArtShow.com
You’re Invited! Artist Talk Thursday Sept 14, 2017 7:00-9:00pm Port Moody Arts Centre 2425 St. Johns Street 604.931.2008 | pomoarts.ca Moderated by Yuri Arajs, Kickstart’s Artistic Director. Kickstart supports and promotes artists who identify as living with a disability. This “talk” is an opportunity to learn more about the artists, their work, what motivates them, […]
Kickstart Disability Arts & Culture is pleased to announce it’s involvement in the “Pianos On The Streets” program sponsored by Pacey’s Pianos and Piano Teachers Federation. Artists Cat L’Hirondelle and Rose Williams, both artists who identify as living with a disability, each took on the challenge of painting a piano to represent Kickstart. Cat liked […]
August 24 – September 20 Featuring works by Susan Aydan Abbott, Kathy Atkins, Otto Kamensek, Emma Lau, Mike Levin, Sandra Yuen Mackay, Barbara Pearson, Ben Roback, Jasmine Sanchez-Ziller, and Kyle Yip Opening reception on August 24 from 6-8pm This event is free and open to the public!
Kickstart is partnering with The Gathering Place to celebrate BC Access Awareness Day! June 3, from 5-7:30pm The Gathering Place 609 Helmcken Street, Vancouver Come join us for a free evening of live music, appetizers, a visual art exhibition featuring works by Jacklin Maher, Cat L’Hirondelle, Cherie Crocker, and much more. We’ll see you there!