Intertidal Kinning Festival

Posted by on Jul 7, 2024 in Events, Uncategorized | No Comments
Intertidal Kinning Festival

August 2, 3, 9, 10 & 11 Learn about the beauty and significance of the Fraser Estuary through the two-weekend Intertidal Kinning Festival. The festival includes workshops, live music, guided tours, symposiums, storytelling nights, and more – something for everyone. Come together to learn, appreciate, and help protect this vital ecosystem. The full schedule of […]

Everything Exists in Darkness

Posted by on Sep 28, 2023 in Events, Uncategorized | No Comments
Everything Exists in Darkness

Join us on October 11 for Session IV of Foreshore Immersive: Everything Exists in Darkness. In the search for answers around the climate emergency, everything exists in darkness. It is a matter of shining the torch in the right direction. Scottish-Métis artist and researcher Jen Rae along with Aboriginal Australian artists Kamara Bell-Wykes and Claire […]

FRASER ESTUARY RADIO LAUNCH

Posted by on Aug 30, 2023 in Events, Uncategorized | No Comments
FRASER ESTUARY RADIO LAUNCH

At the end of August, 2023, Fraser Estuary Radio was launched online. This is a 24 hour program of audio curated by FERC Sustainability Scholar Viola Provost that is part of Other Sights’ Currents and Waves Platform. Fraser Estuary Radio explores the critical importance of this waterway in sustaining all life in the region. Playing […]

Listening to the Estuary

Posted by on Aug 10, 2023 in Events, Uncategorized | No Comments
Listening to the Estuary

Join us on August 26th for Session III of Foreshore Immersive: Caring for Whales, Protecting from Floods and Listening to the Estuary. In this session, Fraser Estuary Research Collaborative (FERC) scholars, Tirath Dave and Kim St. Pierre will discuss their current Fraser Estuary related research and work. Over the past few months, Kim St. Pierre […]

QUEERING THE COAST

Posted by on May 16, 2023 in Events, Uncategorized | No Comments
QUEERING THE COAST

Join us on May 27th at 1pm at Branscombe House for Queering The Coast. What might it mean to bring queer perspectives to the places where land and water meet? Join Other Sights for a new Foreshore conversation between two coastal scholars. Natasha Fox is a postdoctoral scholar with the Cascadia Copes Hub at Oregon […]

The Language the Land Remembers

Posted by on Apr 23, 2023 in Events, Uncategorized | No Comments
The Language the Land Remembers

Join us on May 6th, 2023, at 2pm at the Blue Cabin for a talk by Salia Joseph and Faith Sparrow-Crawford from Host Consulting entitled The Language the Land Remembers. This is the first session for Other Sights’ Foreshore Immersive , a conversation series that will run over 2023-2024. The Language the Land Remembers speaks to a re-ordering of […]

FORESHORE IMMERSIVE

Posted by on Apr 23, 2023 in Events, Uncategorized | No Comments
FORESHORE IMMERSIVE

The foreshore describes the land along the edge of a body of water that is repeatedly submerged and revealed by the tide. It is a region of constant flux and unclear jurisdiction.It is the wet part of the beach. Generating questions, confluence, and aggregation inspired by the conditions of the foreshore, Other Sights’ past project foreshore […]

FLEET – PHASE II RECOMMENDATIONS

Posted by on Apr 17, 2023 in Blue Cabin, Events | No Comments
FLEET  – PHASE II RECOMMENDATIONS

From November 2022 to February 2023 FLEET working group hosted four half-day sessions with members from the Host Nations on unceded Musqeuam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh territories. Participants included emerging Indigenous artists and students, established artists, designers, teachers and community members. Many thanks to those who joined in helping to further define FLEET’s direction. Below are […]

Bioplastics workshop Branscombe House

Posted by on Apr 17, 2023 in Blue Cabin, Events | No Comments
Bioplastics workshop Branscombe House

Join Blue Cabin Floating Artist in Residence Michelle-Marie Letelier on Saturday April, 22 from 1-4pm for a Bioplastics workshop at Branscombe House on Musqueam, Kwantlen and Tsawwassen territories. Register Here. About the workshop⁣ On Saturday, April 22, join current Blue Cabin artist in residence Michelle-Marie Letelier as she leads a hands-on session at the historic […]

Blue Cabin Resident Michelle-Marie Letelier

Posted by on Apr 5, 2023 in Blue Cabin, Events | No Comments
Blue Cabin Resident Michelle-Marie Letelier

In March the Blue Cabin welcomed Michelle-Marie Letelier. Residency: March 24 – May 4, 2023 Michelle-Marie Letelier is a Chilean artist and researcher based in Berlin. Her multidisciplinary work orchestrates transformations of ‘natural resources’, alongside extensive wide-ranging, interdisciplinary research into the sea-landscapes where their exploitation and speculation take place. Through her work, she blends different epochs, […]