15 Feb 2019

Deedee Bak

i. I work as a(n: The old saying: ‘If you find your passion, you will never have to work a day in your life.’ I don’t work, but I do play at running the factory, pattern making, grading, overseeing production, assisting our private label customers with development and production. To top that

12 Feb 2019

Jesse Gray

i. I work as an: Artist-type person who sometimes works in/with jewellery. ii. I do this creative work because: Working through ideas with my hands keeps me (mostly) from falling into despair about the state of the environment and the political climate. Though there is an ecological/political impulse in my work,

05 Feb 2019

Kate Pierre

i. I work as a fashion designer / storyteller / product developer. ii. I do this creative work because: Curiosity. Connection . Community. I am curious about people, about their stories, about their identities. I want to know how we think, how we are all different, but yet we are all

01 Feb 2019

Janna Watson

i. I work as an Abstract painter & textile designer ii. I do this creative work because:  Loaded question!  I work in an abstract manner because that is how my brain works. iii. Personal qualities that help me in my work are:  Motivation and commitment! Motivation helps on days when I

27 Jan 2019

Hélène Bourget

i. I work as a custom goldsmith, creating one of a kind, wearable art. ii. I do this creative work because: I have always been interested in artistic pursuits, and even while working retail and in banking, I took evening classes to keep connected to my creative side. I finally

22 Jan 2019

Daria Mikhaylyuk

i. I work as a: Dance artist with Wen Wei Dance, Vision Impure. ii. I do this creative work because: Dance is how I make sense of the world; it pushes me to think of things bigger than life’s daily routines, beyond what is immediate or convenient. It is one of

22 Jan 2019

Sammy Chien

i. I work as a music composer, sound and video designer (for this project – Ying Yun). Generally, QPOC interdisciplinary media artist, director, performer, researcher and mentor whose work focuses on arts, technology, spirituality, social change and engagements with marginalized communities. I’m also the Artistic Director of Chimerik似不像 collective. • ii. I

18 Jan 2019

Bernadette Peters

“Have I taught you girls nothing?” Few Wicked Stepmothers can rip through the screen like a gloriously begowned Bernadette Peters leading her itchy, snorting, poem-gnashing daughters to the Prince’s Ball. 7 Tony Award nominations, 2 wins, 8 Drama Desk nominations, 3 wins. TV actress whose recent roles include the morally

15 Jan 2019

Tilar J. Mazzeo

‘After the war, when Irena made a list of all the people in Warsaw who took part in her network to help Jewish families and save their children, it was fourteen pages long, and the names in fact numbered in the dozens upon dozens. What Irena never forgot was that

04 Jan 2019

Lagerfeld + Humm – 7 Days Out

Have you been watching 7 Days Out? It’s a late December Netflix offering from Andrew Rossi, who also directed The First Monday in May. In it, we ‘witness the excitement and drama behind the scenes in the seven days leading up to major live events in the worlds of sports, fashion,