October 22, 2020 - October 25, 2020
Northern Exposure 2020: Virtual Edition
Hosted by Island Mountain Arts / Arts BC
The Northern Exposure Conference draws together music and arts industry from rural and urban British Columbia to share ideas and knowledge on the sector, access professional development, and foster growth and support networks. The conference includes a showcase of emerging and professional BC musicians to ensure more exposure, promotion and support for BC talent.
October 24: Bridging the Gap: Accessibility in the Arts
Time: 19:30 – 20:30 PDT
Featuring Amy Braun, Laurie Landry and Kait Blake of Kickstart
Moderated by Elliott Hearte
Presented with ASL interpretation from Lisz and Stephanie
This session will explore Deaf and disability arts and culture, allyship, and sustainable change. How are artists and arts administrators working to bring Deaf and disability cultures and experiences to their work and the sector? How do we move beyond accommodation towards meaningful inclusion, collaboration, and co-creation?
This session will be followed by informal time to hang out via Zoom.
Please Note, this presentation includes a recording of a live, unrehearsed interpretation, targeted to a specific audience. Interpreting services provided electronically are often subject to vagaries of the internet and audio connections and, in addition, may include errors or omissions. Thank you for your understanding.