Persephone Smith-Johansson was sent up to Mars to oversee the building of condo units for the Martian colonists, as one of the 14 Beakerhead events happening in Calgary from Aug. 13 to 17, 2017. Smith-Johansson is a character that was created by the Mars 112 team and she brought a story line to the site.
Beakerhead’s illuminated cylinder called Loop, lights up 4th street of downtown Calgary, Alta from Sept. 13 to Sept. 17, 2017. Loop is a motion activated; two-meter, retro-futuristic cylinder that creates fairy tale inspired images to come to life in a rotating flip book fashion.
More than a 100 people gathered on Sept. 15 at City Hall to protest against the humanitarian crisis Rohingya Muslims are facing in Myanmar. “All human beings are deserving of…
To help better the relationship with the Indigenous community, the Glenbow Museum has taken efforts to ensure that First Nations’ artefacts are displayed appropriately and respectfully but consulting with elders from local communities.
While green carts have recently been rolled out across Calgary since September, some residents have expressed mixed feelings over this new composting program.