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  • ASL by Request
  • Free Event
  • Large Print Format
  • Relaxed Performance
  • Sighted Guides

July 8, 2022 - July 31, 2022

Conversations with the Ocean by Kaitlyn Beugh

Hosted by Arts AccessAbility Network Manitoba

Images will be projected larger than life on the side of C2Centre for Craft building during opening reception at 103-329 Cumberland Avenue, and the work will also be available to view inside in the AANM Gallery as well as online at aanm.ca/online-exhibitions

July 8 - 31, 2022 Opening Reception July 8, 6-9pm

For more information, contact Jenel Shaw at info@aanm.ca or 204-336-2366

Artist Statement: Nature is the most powerful tool to remind us of where we have come from and where we are in the present moment. I incorporate elements of nature as an essential part of my creative process, which involves connecting to the land, elements, and/ or energies of the place I am in. My work is often ephemeral and meant to have a life-cycle.

Wave Imprints invite a quiet, mindful experience with each piece. The images depicted on each work are created when a drop of ink on paper meets a wave. They are then left to dry on the foreshore.

It all started out of curiosity of what the ocean would paint. On a cold November day back in 2016, I knelt at the foreshore with ink on paper, and waited for a wave to grace the paper’s surface. That moment, being with the waves, connected me back to exactly what I needed- nature, the sea, and connection.

I continued to visit the ocean often, and tuned in by sitting in mindful witnessing of my surroundings. During one of my visits, I came across charcoal from a past beach fire. I collected this charcoal, and turned it into ink.

Since that fateful day, my connection to the materials I use and the land base I am on has grown infinitely deeper. Wave imprints invite mindful witnessing, and bring a connection to the ocean wherever you may be.


ASL by Request Free Event Large Print Format Relaxed Performance Sighted Guides

Contact us for accessibility services requests


Arts AccessAbility Network Manitoba

Phone number: 204-336-2366

Email: info@aanm.ca

Arts AccessAbility Network Manitoba is a regional not-for-profit artist run charitable organization dedicated to the full inclusion of artists and audiences with disabilities into all facets of the arts community.