2017 highlighted a milestone for Canada, and it was an opportunity for the British Council to reflect on the meaning of cultural relations today.
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From Vancouver, Winnipeg, Toronto and Montréal, a literature program connects contemporary voices from Canada and the UK to exchange on ideas related to identities, places and territories.
Outriders sees Scottish writers undertake journeys across the Americas, each accompanied by a local writer to explore and investigate ideas of language, identity and territory.
Dive into the immersive, accessible and inclusive world of Deaf, disability and Mad arts at The Republic of Inclusion in Ottawa.
6 musicians. 3 visual artists. 3 journeys from coast to coast. A group of musicians and visual artists came together in 2017 to explore Canada's contemporary cultural landscape. In three distinct journeys, they covered the breadth of the country, from the Rocky Mountains of British Columbia to the Atlantic Ocean of the East Coast. While the musicians and artists took inspiration from each other, the moving landscape and resonating sounds accompanied them along the train tracks. This is the story of their Sound Journeys.
The London-based design studio Marshmallow Laser Feast will collaborate with local artists and technologists to produce an interactive and immersive piece in the heart of Montreal.
The OFFTA festival and BUZZCUT festival are uniting for a week of artistic exchange.
On August 23, the MUTEK festival features programming that highlights the links between the city of Montreal and the cultural metropolis of London.
Michael Landy is producing a new site-specific commission for The Power Plant in the context of the celebration of Canada’s sesquicentennial.
A group of international artists are taking part in a creative residency curated by Karen Alexander that will explore themes of migration, memory and transformation.
Canadian and international artists, scholars, policy and change-makers will explore the present and future of the vibrant and fast-growing field of art for social change.