Art

Cory Nespor

Story and photos by Will Geier. Cory Nespor is a visual artist known for his unique style, which incorporates text into visual pieces, as well as for his work with NVRLND, formerly Voltage Creative Garage, which houses Nespor’s iconic ‘Wake Me When I’m Famous’ sign.

Sarah Houle

Story by Kendall Bistretzan. Photo by Quin Hauck. Paddle Prairie is a Metis community 12 hours north of Calgary. Local multidisciplinary artist Sarah Houle, who calls Paddle Prairie home, will tell you it’s a beautiful place: lush with wildlife and farms, abundant in animals, and, most importantly, family oriented.

The 35th Annual ArtWalk

Story by Christina Wong. Who says travelling is the only way to experience real art? On Sept. 15 and 16, art lovers and the art curious are invited to explore 26 galleries in the Beltline, Inglewood, and the Downtown Core to discover the depth of the visual arts in Calgary.

Wreck City Residency: Multi-Venue Experimental Art Exhibition

Story and photos by Elle McLean. Imagine a building sitting alone, empty, desolate. Its purpose has been served… Or so it seems. In swoop a variety of artists and performers to transform the space into something creative and magical for all to enjoy. The event is called Wreck City, and it allows artists free range to bring to life any art, performance and multimedia pieces they can possibly imagine.