Tags » Fluxus

Wayne Moriarty: United Way CEO has seen changes in charitable giving

It came to my attention some time last year that the Lower Mainland United Way is no longer using the red thermometer as a visual aid to accompany its annual fundraising drive. 610 more words

Local News

The dadaistic version of “Oedipus Rex”: “Funeral Parade of Roses” (1969)

This film will essentially throw you back to the age of hippy, fluxus and postwar art era, the late 60’s. Art and self-expression were a counterattack by disappointed society and the intelligentsia on the wasted age of WWII and its aftermath. 734 more words

Film

Love - Food - Love

“Love – Food – Love” a Preposterous Party with Day de Dada And Second Saturday Art Opening Labyrinth Arts Collective.

You are invited! Celebrate being in love with food, play games with whip cream, wear cherries as earrings, dance with onion dip, twirl an hors d’oeuvres or two, and sip an aphrodisiac elixir …… Day de Dada encourages your absurd love of appetizers. 96 more words

Day De Dada

ACKER AWARDS 2017

Viv Vassar and Mary Campbell received an Acker Award from Clayton Patterson on Feb. 12, 2017 at Theater 80 in NYC for their work organizing… 253 more words

Day De Dada

Wayne Moriarty: When I tell the story of Moses the dog, I think of Stuart McLean

As a tribute to Stuart McLean, Canada’s finest storyteller who passed away Wednesday, I’d like to tell you a story about the time, in a whim of desperation, I considered killing Moses, the family dog. 772 more words

Local News

Wayne Moriarty: Shocking lack of news around Tasers these days

I walked past a phone booth the other day.

OK, it wasn’t a booth. It was a public phone on a cement wall around the corner of Broadway and Cambie. 586 more words

Local News

Wayne Moriarty: Trudeau is right about mental health funding. Let's reopen Riverview

A few years back, an old high school acquaintance would phone me at work every few months just to talk about his concerns.

When he learned I was editor-in-chief of The Province, which I was at the time, he seemed to delight in having my ear — like someone unexpectedly given the password to every solution to every problem. 579 more words

Local News