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!
Kickstart Disability Arts & Culture is excited to present Every Day in Every Way: Stories of the Disability Experience. This storytelling event will feature 6 artists, some seasoned and some new to the stage, each delivering a piece that touches on the concept of disability. This may be immediately apparent or it may simmer to […]
Kickstart Disability Arts & Culture is proud to present a film screening event for “Love at Second Sight”. Love At Second Sight is an educational film that transforms attitudes about appearance and encourages students to accept themselves and others. It’s about difference and belonging, judgment and inclusion. Facially different David Roche and his lovely wife […]
Kickstart is excited to be at The Wise Hall Night Flea on Friday Dec 23rd from 5-10pm. We will be selling our artist card sets for $20, tax included, which make a prefect holiday or new years gift. This event is the most fun you will ever have doing last minutes holiday shopping! December 23rd […]
“The International Day of Persons with Disabilities is marked around the world annually on 3 December […] to promote awareness and mobilize support for critical issues pertaining to the inclusion of persons with disabilities in society and development” —United Nations One of the greatest challenges of living with a disability is simply being seen. Join […]
From November 21st-27th, 9am-7pm, Kickstart will be at the Public Market on Granville Island! We will be selling our Artist Card sets as well as having a few pieces of original art there for sale. We will be accepting cash, cheque and credit cards. Card sets are only $20 each! Our Artist Cards proudly feature […]
Come join Kickstart at The Cultch to celebrate the release of our new Art Card sets! This beautiful set of 5 cards with envelopes, features five artists; L.J. Throstle, Kevo Lee, Katheryn Alma-Nihte, Deborah Leigh, and Yuki Goodman. The artists will be present as well as the original works of art will be on display. […]
Kickstart is very excited to be taking part in the annual INCLUSION Art Show this year. We will be featuring the work of artist Deborah Leigh, who will be at the show both days. We will also be selling our new Artist Cards onsite, or you can buy them here. Make a plan to come […]