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Art that goes boom at the New Media Gallery

On opening night, people in the gallery applauded. Someone even said “That’s awesome.” I can’t recall the last time I heard anyone say anything even close to that at an art opening in Metro Vancouver. 1,079 more words

Breaking News

Pirouette mixes the aural and visual, the past and present

Adam Basanta’s work Pirouette (above and below) is both visual and aural. It title perfectly captures the look and sound of the work.

It’s comprised of a microphone and stand on a round dais that turns. 630 more words

Art Seen

Kevin Griffin plays the "Medieval City Winery" in Chicago

Set to the dim flickering of candlelight, Chicagoans got cozy with Kevin Griffin last Friday night at City Winery. 192 more words

Concert Shots

Bad(?) Idea for a Book

Lately I have been really toying with the idea of writing a book about my experience meditation, Buddhism, recovery, community service, and subculture. On one hand, it feels rather ego-centric of me to write about something being 6 years in, with such teachers as Noah Levine, Kevin Griffin, and Darren Littlejohn having already delved rather deeply into the intersecting subjects. 517 more words

Mindfulness & Meditation

Gathie Falk and the uncanny: art that makes the familiar unusual at Equinox Gallery

Gathie Falk’s stacks of bright red ceramic apples may have been made in the 1960s and 1970s but they look completely contemporary. I’m reluctant to say timeless because of how that word has been misused when applied to art. 972 more words