ARTISTS SPACE

 

About the Artists Space

Each year, Ocean Week Canada features artist-led talks, creative community workshops, concerts, and immersive experiences across the country. These artist-led creations, musical events, and activities flow into the national program of Ocean Week Canada events every June.

 

OWC 2024 Featured Artists

 

Alex MacLean

Alex MacLean is a software developer and new media artist based in London, ON whose passion for art and technology guides his practice investigating themes of human ecology with a heavy focus on the auditory realm.

PROFILE AND EVENTS

Rosie Poirier

Rosie Poirier is a marine scientist, underwater photographer and artist who works at the intersection of humans and oceans – around culture and blue economies. 

PROFILE AND EVENTS

Cynthia Girard-Renard

Cynthia Girard-Renard is a Montreal-based visual artist and poet. They have been developing a multilayered work where political activism, identity issues and animal imaginary come together through a broad range of techniques.

PROFILE AND EVENTS

Alex MacLean

Alex MacLean is a software developer and new media artist based in London, ON whose passion for art and technology guides his practice investigating themes of human ecology with a heavy focus on the auditory realm.

Rosie Poirier

Rosie Poirier is a marine scientist, underwater photographer and artist who works at the intersection of humans and oceans – around culture and blue economies. 

Cynthia Girard-Renard

Cynthia Girard-Renard is a Montreal-based visual artist and poet. They have been developing a multilayered work where political activism, identity issues and animal imaginary come together through a broad range of techniques.

 

Vincent Dumoulin

Vincent Dumoulin is a painter, muralist, tattooist and graffiti artist. He has extensive experience working with youth in restorative justice and empowerment programs.

 

PROFILE AND EVENTS

The Unnatural Disaster Theatre Co.

Founded in 2019, The Unnatural Disaster Theatre Company has become one of Nova Scotia’s freshest indie theatre-makers, with a passion for music, puppetry, and devised creation, together to make a tangible positive impact!

PROFILE AND EVENTS

Jesse Campbell

Jesse Campbell has been a practising mural painter since 2010 and has helped produce many public art pieces throughout Greater Victoria and is now leading his own projects throughout the city. 

PROFILE AND EVENTS

Vincent Dumoulin

Vincent Dumoulin is a painter, muralist, tattooist and graffiti artist. He has extensive experience working with youth in restorative justice and empowerment programs.

 

The Unnatural Disaster Theatre Co.

Founded in 2019, The Unnatural Disaster Theatre Company has become one of Nova Scotia’s freshest indie theatre-makers, with a passion for music, puppetry, and devised creation, together to make a tangible positive impact!

Jesse Campbell

Jesse Campbell has been a practising mural painter since 2010 and has helped produce many public art pieces throughout Greater Victoria and is now leading his own projects throughout the city. 

 

Jean-Philippe Thibault

Jean-Philippe Thibault’s practice combines video creation, animation, modeling, photography, drawing, illustration, sound and musical DIY as well as, occasionally, performance.

PROFILE AND EVENTS

Red Fish Arts Studio

Red Fish Arts Studio is a program that teaches welding to at-risk youth between the ages of 17-30, igniting flames of potential and forging pathways to success beyond measure.

PROFILE AND EVENTS

Jean-Philippe Thibault

Jean-Philippe Thibault’s practice combines video creation, animation, modeling, photography, drawing, illustration, sound and musical DIY as well as, occasionally, performance.

Red Fish Arts Studio

Red Fish Arts Studio is a program that teaches welding to at-risk youth between the ages of 17-30, igniting flames of potential and forging pathways to success beyond measure.

 
 

OWC 2023 Featured Artists

 
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OWC 2022 Featured Artists

 
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