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10th Annual Hope In Shadows camera give away for photography contest and calendar in Vancouver Downtown Eastside (DTES)

June 3, 2012 Leave a comment

Hendrik Beune, Clyde Wright and Holly Boyd of AHA MEDIA are excited to be in the 10th Annual Hope In Shadows photography contest and calendar coordinated by Pivot Legal Society inVancouver Downtown Eastside (DTES)

AHA MEDIA filmed at COMMUNITY ARTS DIALOGUE: Community, Politics and Resistance in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside – Part 1 on June 18, 2011

June 26, 2011 1 comment

Dr. Maggie O’Neill, researcher from Durham University, will discuss her work in participatory action research and participatory arts, specifically, “Community, Politics and Resistance in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside: a participatory project”.

This project is a social research collaboration between AtiraEnterprising Women Making Art, Providing Alternatives Counseling & Education (PACE) Society, Megaphone, and United We Can and supported by the Community Arts Council of Vancouver and AHA MEDIA

The project explores ways of seeing the spaces and places of community through the eyes of DTES residents.



AHA MEDIA films Maggie O’Neill from Durham University in England with Vancouver Downtown Eastside Residents

April 16, 2011 1 comment

Maggie O’Neill from Durham University in England recently did a community engagement photography project with Vancouver Downtown Eastside Residents which talked about community, politics and resistance.

Select Vancouver Downtown Eastside residents were given a camera to take photographs to show what “community” means to them.

Below is a photo of Garvin Snider in front of his residence

Below is a photo of Garvin Snider taking a photo of Sean Condon of Megaphone

Below is photo of Sean Condon from Garvin’s camera

Below is a photo of VPD Linda Malcolm with Hendrik Beune of AHA MEDIA

Below is Garvin Snider with Maggie O’Neill

An upcoming Exhibition – What is Community? The Spaces and PLaces of Community in DTES will be held at Interurban Gallery


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