From 2015 to 2018, the QC-UK Connections scheme promoted international exchange projects involving artists, directors, authors, and other cultural workers.
A group of musicians and visual artists came together in 2017 to explore Canada's contemporary cultural landscape in Sound Journeys. In three distinct journeys, they covered the breadth of the country, from the Rocky Mountains of British Columbia to the Atlantic Ocean on the East Coast.
London-based percussionist and composer Sarathy Korwar was joined by a neo-soul singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist of Métis Native American descent, David Morin.
By taking inspiration from the lakes and mountains surrounding them, David and Sarathy jumped at opportunities for impromptu performances to discover new, collaborative sounds.
Sophia Burke, a Vancouver-born and Toronto-based visual artist, captured their experiences as they travelled from her birthplace to her current home city.