Daniel

Daniel

Daniel Justin Augustine was born in Dominica, W.I., in 1974 and emigrated to Toronto, Ontario in 1985 at the age of 11. He came to Halifax in 1994 to study at Nova Scotia College of Art and Design and after completing his studies (BFA, 1999) remained in the city....
Wanda Robson

Wanda Robson

Wanda Robson Nonagenarian Wanda Robson is youngest sister of famed Nova Scotia businesswoman and civil rights icon Viola Desmond (1914-1965) and it was largely due to Robson’s efforts that the her sister’s name and legacy has been elevated including becoming the first...
Nat Chanel

Nat Chanel

Nat Chanel Nat Chantel is an emerging artist/writer whose work explores the idea of ‘home’ and the human condition as it relates to the appropriation of culture, body and tongue. Her writings investigate how society silences marginalized groups and disrupts societal...
Guyleigh Johnson

Guyleigh Johnson

Guyleigh Johnson Guyleigh Johnson is a published author, poet and community advocate from Dartmouth. She always had a passion for writing, but began to take it more seriously after the death of a family member to gun violence and began using her writing as a tool for...
David Woods

David Woods

David Woods David Woods a multi-disciplinary artist, performer and organization leader (visual artist, curator, poet, playwright, storyteller, theatre director, curator, librettist, lyricist, arts event organizer, arts researcher, organization executive) who has been...
Angel Gannon

Angel Gannon

Angel Gannon Angel Gannon, a multi-media artist and painter, moved to Halifax in 1999 from Montreal, Quebec and has family roots in East Preston and Africville. She received her art education from Lasalle College of The Arts in Montreal and creates clay sculpture,...