Part One: Arts Champions Summit: Welcome and PechaKucha Presentations

Dec 07, 2021, 10am-11:30am


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Join us as we explore and celebrate the role of the capital region's arts towards developing a more equitable future. Events include:

  • Traditional welcome from Cecelia Dick of Songhees Nation
  • CRD Arts & Culture Support Service Update from Jeremy Loveday, Arts Commission Chair
  • PechaKucha presentations:
    • I Am Indigenous To My Body, Lindsay Katsitsakatste Delaronde (Culture Den Society)
    • The development of Chilly, Tiffany Tjosvold (Embrace Arts Foundation)
    • Creating opportunities for immigrant and IBPoC artists in our community, Mercedes Bátiz-Benét (Puente Theatre)
    • Being in Community, Being in Conversation, Kenji Maeda (Greater Vancouver Professional Theatre Alliance; artsvest BC)
  • Panel with presenters moderated by Vimala Jeevanandam (CRD Arts & Culture)

ASL interpretation and closed captions will be available.

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