April - June
Youth 18-30 who identify with the experience of disability will work with guest artists to develop media arts and photography skills, and to explore disability, identity, and community. Project culminates in a gallery show.
2:00 - 4:00 pm
What makes a city work? What makes a city accessible? Participants will learn about form and function by exploring Canadian and international structures and designers. Participants will also be challenged to work cooperatively through the design process to create their own accessible city.
2:00 - 4:00 pm
What is Design? What is Universal Design? This session will introduce participants to the world of design by using an everyday item - the chair. Participants will explore chair designs from around the world and discuss form and function while exploring design concerns including materials, ergonomics, accessibility and scale. Participants will learn to think like designers as they work.
Mondays, February 26 - April 16, 2017
7:00 - 9:00 pm
Do you feel like your creativity needs a space to flourish and grow? Are you looking for the spot where you can give your experiences life and movement? Join us in our story-making space, where you can share your story and use your voice to give life to your experiences. Team up or create individually in a safe space where you can create your tales and learn from others who are experiencing very similar or very different things from you.