Monthly Archives: May 2013

what are we doing?

Andrea Nann asked a few questions of participants after the first session in Kingston. One of them being : In a few simple lines, how might you describe what we are doing? Here are a few of the answers…. What are … Continue reading

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collaborative communion

I have been searching for the right word to describe the amazing sense of shared energy, spirit, and intention that I felt with you all, and it is “communion.”  Thank you for allowing me a deeper and more integrated, holistic … Continue reading

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creative collaborative spaces

The Tett is an arts cluster, a hub for creativity and home to many of our inspiring organizations in Kingston. for more info: http://www.tettcentre.org Bringing up serious explorative questions to further challenge our definition of collaboration! By J. Kaela Simpson … Continue reading

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video reflections from the Niagara Shebang

Interviews and Excerpts from stage one of The Whole Shebang Niagara from Centre for the Arts, Brock University and Dreamwalker Dance Company. This video is created by Vickie Fagan of Fagan Media Group and features Dreamwalker Dance Company Artistic Director … Continue reading

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reflections and feedback from guelph – part 2

….a few more reflections and photos from the guelph shebang sessions.   “The creating of a project can be anything.  Being open to abstract art, making connections on many different levels.” “The beauty of this type of work is that … Continue reading

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reflections and feedback from guelph

Here are a few reflections on how the Guelph shebang sessions have impacted the artists involved and their own practice. The interspersed photos are all from the open sharing/showing on April 18th. “It has reminded me of how rich play can … Continue reading

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sifting through

The Niagara and Guelph Shebangs are now complete in this first phase, and I am going through the pleasurable process of sifting through feedback from the artists. There is some beautiful writing and reflection on new perspectives, skills learned and … Continue reading

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