Manifesto Residency at the School of Uncommon Knowledge is the brainchild of artists Marcus Yee and Lai Yu Tong. This is a concept to explore what is and what is not a manifesto and how to write our own. As part of an initiative for November 2016 at Substation, this workshop is a platform for dialogue about ideas we may not have a ready or easy venue for.
Tze Toh is an award-winning composer-pianist, the founder of TO Ensemble. Together they bring people on amazing journeys with their music. Here, Tze talks about the links between music and life, and writing original music and playing it with “an extraordinary group of people.” Their next performance is at the Singapore International Festival of Music on Sunday October 16 2016.
What is abundance? How do we step into this world and live the life we were meant to live?
A beautiful exhibition by Copenhagen-based photographer Mike Kollöffel of women widowed during the decade-long civil war.
Gathering of Waters was published in 2012. In 2016 I found this amazing book on a library shelf and it changed something inside me.
March 12 is Chris Burkard’s birthday. He is 30 and has already travelled to the far reaches of our planet. He quit his job at 19 to pursue his dream job – surf photographer but his dream life really began when he took the less-trodden path, the places others have deemed too much – too… Read More
There are stories and then there are stories. This is the latter. A historic fictional novel that weaves generations of stories, told from the perspective of the most unusual narrator. This is a video of the opening passages to Gathering of Waters created by Bernice L McFadden.
The Unconditional Love Program brings together dogs and men for something greater than each of them, but for all of them.
A Prayer to the Seven Directions. Connecting to All That Is.
103, and counting. That is the number of communities in Canada which have passed the Blue Dot municipal environmental rights declaration. This is the belief in and recognition of our right to clean water, clean air, and clean food. Over 80,000 Canadians from Victoria British Columbia to Yellowknife Northwest Territories to Windsor Ontario are joining… Read More