What role do women play in societies around the world? We talk about repressive cultures while considering the West, a safe haven for women. Is that an accurate depiction of the situation? Are women in the West truly more free from the influence of male […]
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Quetzalgirl’s Arts (a.k.a. Yazmin Juarez) was born in Guatemala, and came to Canada at age 10. She is part of Memoria Viva Society of Edmonton and also started a non-profit organization to empower young women. Yazmin has shown her artwork at various community events and has developed workshops, which […]
Shakeyra Pinnocks is a visual artist from Jamaica. Growing up she recalls drawing her favourite TV characters as they ran across the screen. She finds inspiration from almost everything around her, whether it be the shape of a vase, the colours of the sunset, or […]
My name is Jessica and I am an artist, and many pieces of my artwork are heavily influenced with the use of color. My inspiration comes from all things that bring me joy and happiness, which include cute characters from childhood cartoons, anime, movies and […]