Arts

NocturneNocturne exhibit wows with 'wearable art'

NSCAD textile students created historical, modern and futuristic clothing as part of Nocturne's 'Wrinkles in Time' exhibit

Oct 18, 2015

Anna Sprague's Ferris Wheel on Citadel Hill

NocturneThousands brave rain and cold for Nocturne: Art at Night

From a ferris wheel to ferry-oke, there was plenty to see at this year's Nocturne

Oct 18, 2015

Ann Shaftel, an art conservator, who is working to reveal hidden wall paintings in one of Canada’s oldest buildings.

N.S. heritage The ‘most important’ conservation project in Canada is underway

Heritage Trust of Nova Scotia brings art conservator, Ann Shaftel, to speak on the process of revealing a 175-year old hidden painted room

Oct 16, 2015

An onlooker curious about Nocturne's opening night celebration at Lion & Bright on Agricola Street. (Photo: Emma Jones)

ArtNocturne’s promise: ‘See Halifax in a whole new light’

After a year of planning, local evening art festival is finally here

Oct 16, 2015

North Dartmouth resident featured on Halifolks.

Photography ‘Negative stories have brainwashed our own community and youth’

The photo blog Halifolks collaborated with North Dartmouth project Between the Bridges to highlight community success stories

Oct 15, 2015

The waterfront work space

SculptureStatues to see during Nocturne

Organization hopes outdoor symposium becomes biannual event

Oct 14, 2015

Alex Khasnabish, an associate professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Mount Saint Vincent University, surrounded by Zapatista figures in his office.

DevelopmentThese profs want to you to reclaim community development

Academics from NSCAD and Mount Saint Vincent University are using the storytelling techniques of the Zapatista rebels to influence commercial development in the North End.

Oct 13, 2015

Lee Lourn at his office in Dartmouth

Architecture‘I was walking when everyone else was running’

Intern architect Lee Lourn is no stranger to struggle. With his new project, he hopes to give back to his home country.

Oct 12, 2015

Sophie Kaufman, one the four team members of the Hali Slam team, performing a poem at the event Thursday.

PoetrySlam poets taking 'our voice' to Saskatoon

The Hali Slam Team, consisting of four members, is set to represent Nova Scotia at the Canadian Festival of Spoken word from Oct. 18 – 24 in Saskatoon.

Oct 10, 2015

Mike Fong, New Love Underground.

Music‘It’s romantic electronic neo-folk’

New Love Underground technologizing local music scene

Oct 2, 2015