Pride in Chinatown Garden Party Alternative Pride Festival
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Pride in Chinatown Garden Party Alternative Pride Festival

Paul Wong Projects is partnering with the Dr Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden, Art and Leisure, and the Alternative Pride Festival to throw the Pride in Chinatown Garden Party on July 31st. They are styling this event as a late-afternoon early evening “tea dance” with an ambience of music, dance, bar and performances, new tech vibes, and … Continue reading

Sigrid Gong
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Sigrid Gong

Artist Statement: Sigrid Gong is an emerging contemporary oil painter who explores the relationship between spirituality and her Asian heritage. Her vivid colour palette, carefully curated composition, and meticulous detail illustrate a greater sense of depth while simultaneously creating a space for tranquility for the viewer. Although the subject of Gong’s work is chosen with Buddhist  imagery, … Continue reading

time & place
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time & place

time & place features past works by female Indigenous artists Zoe Cire and Savanna Todd. The works presented explore the artists’ relationship between the earth, history and identity. Explored through various mediums, Cire and Todd foster a shared space where human life and ecological life are interdependent. This symbiotic relationship between people and nature encourages … Continue reading

VAHMS 25th Anniversary Recognition Awards Ceremony
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VAHMS 25th Anniversary Recognition Awards Ceremony

Every year, VAHMS honours three individuals, community organizations, or educational institutions representing Pan-Asian communities that have made significant contributions to VAHMS’ vision of fostering, promoting and celebrating the arts and cultural diversity that Asian-Canadian communities bring to Canadian society. This year, in honour of our 25th Anniversary, we are pleased to present a special evening … Continue reading

On the Move: National Asian Heritage Celebration May 29
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On the Move: National Asian Heritage Celebration May 29

During the 2nd National Asian Heritage Month Symposium, many participants expressed their desire to develop a national network of collaboration and exchange to strengthen unity between Asian artistic organizations and artists across Canada. Festival Accès Asie is responding to this call by launching On the Move: National Asian Heritage Celebration based on a collective program bringing together … Continue reading