Artist Presentation: Tidal Volume

November 19, 2021 Online Related residency: Tidal Volume Digital Residency Artists Salia Joseph (Sḵwx̱wú7mesh, Snuneymuxw), Orene Askew (Sḵwx̱wú7mesh), Maya Hodge (Lardil & Yangkaal) and Jarra Steel (Boonwurrung & Wemba Wemba) premiered their new works created during the 4-week exchange residency on YouTube Live to audiences in Canada and Australia. This event included a live Q&A […]

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Open Studio: Pippa Lattey

February 19, 2021 The Blue Cabin (False Creek) Related residency: Pippa Lattey Artist-in-residence Pippa Lattey hosted by-appointment studio visits at the Blue Cabin. Visitors got the chance to experience Lattey’s kinetic sound sculpture, featuring Al Neil’s piano and programmed to follow local tide data.

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Blue Cabin Virtual Film Series

May 14 – July 16, 2020 Online The Blue Cabin’s virtual film series explored local and national histories from Indigenous, Chinese-Canadian, environmental, archival and activist perspectives. From classic and contemporary NFB films to award-winning BC filmmakers, guests were invited to join us for these extraordinary films from the comfort of your own home amid the […]

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Weaving workshop for NEC students

February 27, 2020 Native Education College Related residency: Janice George & Buddy Joseph Master weavers Skwetsimeltxw Willard ‘Buddy’ Joseph and Chepximiya Siyam’ Chief Janice George lead a weaving workshop for students of the Native Education College and Indigenous youth. Participants learned basic weaving techniques and each created an armband. Native Education College 237 East 5th […]

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Meet the artists: Janice George & Buddy Joseph

February 19, 2020 at 6:00pm The Blue Cabin (False Creek) Related residency: Janice George & Buddy Joseph The public was invited to join us in welcoming Skwetsimeltxw Willard ‘Buddy’ Joseph and Chepximiya Siyam’ Chief Janice George to the Blue Cabin for their residency. Master weavers Joseph and George are pivotal figures in the revival of […]

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Artist Talk & Open Studio: Angela George

January 11, 2020 The Blue Cabin (False Creek) Related Residency: Angela George Tsleil Waututh artist Angela George presented an artist talk about her large-scale woven governance document, “Weaving Governance.” This monumental panel weaving reflects a foundational governance model for the Tsleil-Waututh Nation that demonstrates evidence of ancient knowledge and connection to the lands, waters and […]

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Danielle Morsette: Coast Salish Weaving Workshop

December 27, 2019 The Blue Cabin (False Creek) Coast Salish weaver Danielle Morsette presented a demonstration of the foundational basics of Coast Salish weaving. This was a unique opportunity to engage with Morsette about the stories and inspirations behind her art. Danielle Morsette is a Coast Salish weaver residing on the Port Madison Indian Reservation […]

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Open Studios: “Weaving Governance” by Angela George

December/January, 2020 The Blue Cabin (False Creek) Related residency: Angela George Artist-in-residence Angela George invited the public to the Blue Cabin for a chance to learn more about her “Weaving Governance” project, and help weave and/or bring small projects to weave in the Blue Cabin. George’s “Weaving Governance” reflects a foundational governance model for the […]

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Open Studio: Vicki Couzens

Saturday, October 26, 2019 – 11 am–4 pm The Blue Cabin (False Creek) Related residency: Vicki Couzens Possum cloak maker and multi-media artist Vicki Couzens, the Blue Cabin’s inaugural artist-in-residence, is hosting an open studio at the Blue Cabin this Saturday October 26th, 2019. During this final event of her residency, Couzens will show works-in-progress […]

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