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Toward cultural harmony

Toward cultural harmony

Students at Handsworth Secondary in North Vancouver concluded a special music project with a concert at their school Friday afternoon. Working with a composer-in-residence, several world music experts, and mentors from Sinfonia Orchestra, a group of students collaborated over several months to create cross-cultural musical works that reflect their ideas on matters of cultural understanding, pluralism and community building.

Big Sisters Art Crawl kicks off its first year at ArtStarts

Big Sisters Art Crawl kicks off its first year at ArtStarts

The Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland visited ArtStarts this weekend to participate in their first ever Art Crawl. Participants had tours of both the Contemporary Art Gallery and ArtStarts, where they checked out the Creative Connections exhibition.

Halloween with Max-i-Mime

Halloween with Max-i-Mime

Halloween was an opportunity to get creative and act out some fun and spooky characters at the ArtStarts Gallery this weekend. Max-i-mime started off our free Saturday workshop with a hilarious performance, demonstrating how to tell an expressive story without using any words.