Luzviminda: the Philippines Dances for Canada 150

From folk dance to hip hop, Luzviminda: the Philippines Dances for Canada 150 is a dynamic program of dance that celebrates Filipino-Canadians and the embodiment and expression of their diasporic identities. A portmanteau, the title Luzviminda represents the three groups of islands that comprise the Philippine archipelago and the provenance of Filipino immigrants in Canada. The show runs October […]

Textile Museum features multi-media documentary exhibition by visual art professor

An invitation from a neighbour at her rural retreat on Canada’s east coast was the impetus for the latest research-creation project of Visual Art & Art History Professor Katherine Knight. It’s been a decade-long undertaking, culminating in an exhibition currently on view at the Textile Museum of Canada in downtown Toronto. “In 2006, my neighbour, […]