Semiahmoo Library hosts the 19th Birthday Party

Posted by on Apr 20, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

We’re all set up in the middle of the Semiahmoo Library in Surrey. The staff at Semiahmoo are so gracious and lovely – and are so knowledgable about our exhibit.  Librarians really do their research! Come visit Ronan tomorrow, and Aly on Saturday through Tuesday. The library hours are: Monday 9:30am – 9:00pm Tuesday 9:30am – 9:00pm Wednesday 9:30am – 9:00pm Thursday 9:30am – 9:00pm Friday 9:30am – 5:00pm Saturday 10:00am – 5:00pm Sunday 1:00pm – 5:00pm Follow...

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19th Birthday Party in Surrey again!

Posted by on Apr 12, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The next stop on the 19th Birthday Party tour is at the Semiahmoo library in Surrey, BC. April 20-26 during library hours. 1815 152 Street, Surrey, BC     Follow...

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Youth Art for Change

Posted by on Jan 15, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The Portraits of Connection will screen Wednesday January 25th at the Beaumont Studios. This free event will have speakers, a panel presentation and food! Follow

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Our Curatorial Assistant and Installation host Aly is in Surrey this week.

Posted by on Oct 5, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The first stop of the 19th Birthday Party Installation Tour is the gorgeous atrium of Surrey City Hall.  You can check out the exhibit during opening hours (8:30 to 4:30).  And if you are really lucky, you’ll get to say hi to Aly, our amazing curatorial assistant and installation host. Follow...

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Surrey City Hall hosts the 19th Birthday Party installation in October.

Posted by on Sep 22, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The 19th Birthday Party installation is going on tour! Our first stop is at the beautiful new Surrey City Hall in October. Here is the EventBrite invitation. The invitation details: Join us for an evening to honour the experiences of Surrey youth aging out of government care. This year, 59 youth will age out of government care in Surrey. Many face challenges in areas such as homelessness, employment and mental health. Surrey youth in care are also resilient and have positive plans for the future. The 19th Birthday Party is an art...

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The 19th Birthday Party is hitting the road!

Posted by on Aug 22, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Exciting news! The 19th Birthday Party installation is going on tour. Vancouver Foundation’s Fostering Change has generously supported a multi-city tour of this provocative community engaged art installation.  From October 2016 to January 2017, the 19th Birthday Party exhibit will be hosted by community organizations across the lower mainland.  The tour will be curated by Housing Matters Media Projects co-director Corin Browne with support from co-director Patti Fraser and project participant and activist Violet Rose Pharoah....

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Portraits of Connection and Fostering Change

Posted by on Jul 10, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The beautiful and moving Portraits of Connection videos are launching every Friday as part of the Vancouver Foundation’s incredible Fostering Change project.  You can watch the videos on our vimeo channel or the Fostering Change facebook page It was such a deep honour to have met and worked with the resilient and inspirational people featured in these videos.  AL THOMPSON…Portraits of Connection, 2016 Follow...

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The Portraits of Connection Vimeo Page is Live.

Posted by on May 10, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

We’ve just launched our new Vimeo Channel featuring the incredible stories from Portraits of Connection.  We’ll be uploading one story per week. Right now, you can watch Sam’s beautiful recollection of a mentor that helped her learn to love herself.   Follow...

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The Portrait Project is in post-production

Posted by on Feb 10, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Corin, Patti and their fantastic Emily Carr intern Mengyao are jumping into post production for the portrait project. These stories are so moving and honest.  We can’t wait to launch them! Follow

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Patti Fraser featured on the Fostering Change website

Posted by on Oct 30, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Housing Matters Media Project Co-director Patti Fraser is featured in one of our project partner’s beautiful new website.  Check it out!     Follow

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