Join us as we explore and celebrate the role of the capital region's arts towards developing a more equitable future.
• Traditional welcome from Cecelia Dick of Songhees Nation
• CRD Arts & Culture Support Service Update from Jeremy Loveday, Arts Commission Chair
• PechaKucha presentations:
-I Am Indigenous To My Body, Lindsay Katsitsakatste Delaronde (Culture Den Society)
-The development of Chilly, Tiffany Tjosvold (Embrace Arts Foundation)
-Creating opportunities for immigrant and IBPoC artists in our community, Mercedes Bátiz-Benét (Puente Theatre)
-Being in Community, Being in Conversation, Kenji Maeda (Greater Vancouver Professional Theatre Alliance; artsvest BC)
• Panel with presenters moderated by Vimala Jeevanandam
ASL interpretation and closed captions will be available.