Popular theatre is a grass roots technique with the potential to empower participants and audience to make positive changes in their lives.
Lease a downtown storefront to initiate a community arts hub space where artists from different disciplines can work, rehearse, display and workshop together. Eventually, we hope this small hub will develop out into different neighbourhoods and larger spaces as opportunities and revenues permit. Our 2011 REOI process indicated a community demand for approx. 30,000 s.f. […]
The work of Inner Transition explores the underlying cultural assumptions and intentions that form the backbone of our working and living together. Potential resilience lies in these on-the-ground moments of relating. Embodied improvisational processes can shine a light on these moments in a way that supports deep learning together and releases co-intelligence, spiraling creativity and […]
We propose to transform an existing gray storage container that sits by the river at Riverside Park and surrounding area into a public artwork. The plan is to conduct hands-on art workshops that include marginalized people. Participants will produce parts of the whole that will later be installed together at the storage container site. We […]
The Guelph-Wellington Time Bank is a community-building tool for the cash-free economy. Within the Time Bank, for every hour that you volunteer your skills to meet the needs of another member, you earn a time credit. This credit can then be redeemed for services from any other member of the Time Bank. Grounded in social […]
This is an initiative to bring youth voices into the open so the community can tap into the brilliance, energy, and forward-thinking creativity youth have to offer. Youth are a major underrepresented, under-recognized marginalized group in our society whose quick, innovative, compassionate ways of thinking are what we need to change the world. This project […]