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In Search of the Light with guest Artist Heidi Thompson #003

In Search of the Light with guest Artist Heidi Thompson #003

January 22, 2021
AR:T ROUTE RADIO - Episode #003 - Creating Light with Artist Heidi Thompson.  The two artists talk art in the time of Covid and the search for light in art.  Thompson is an accomplished global artist from the Okanagan. The two artists find similarities as they enjoy creative conversation and playing in the creative mud puddles of life.

"My aim is to capture beauty – not by painting a landscape as I know it with trees, mountains, clouds or sunsets; rather by painting the essence of nature using her elements of colour, light, patterns, texture, movement and space." – Artist Heidi Thompson.

Artist Heidi Thompson

More of Heidi Thompson art can be seen on Heidi's website and virtual gallery tour.

 

 

Photo credit courtesy of Heidi Thompson. 

Join Master Artist MICHELLE LOUGHERY and guests as they “TAKE IT TO THE WALL” through conversations about art as placemaking, social change, and so much more.

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Master Artist Michelle Loughery Host AR:T ROUTE Radio.
www.MichelleLoughery.org
Master Artist, Muralist and Artitect thinker.
Creative place maker, community and youth champion.

The works of art in communities, are the threads that tie us together. The stories in the paint unite us all. subscribe to Loughery's ART BLOG - TAKE IT TO THE WALL.

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BIG ART, BIG WALLS, BIG STORIES! When Walls Talk! Join Master Artist Michelle Loughery and friends, as they bring community mural art to life. Subscribe to AR:T ROUTE Radio Podcast & Blog!

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I Will Not Draw in Math Class with guest Artist Roy Henry Vickers #002

I Will Not Draw in Math Class with guest Artist Roy Henry Vickers #002

November 20, 2020

Michelle and Master Artist Roy Henry Vickers have a digital coffee conversation about the importance of art in the healing of the world after Covid.  Listening to our ancestors will help create a path of healing and connection.

“A pipe carrier walks in the ways of the four directions, which are common to all nations in the world: teacher, healer, visionary and leader,” says Roy. “We always have the pipe in our minds so that when we get into situations where we feel like we’re off kilter or off centre or, we can always go back to this place of peace and centre ourselves, ask the creator to help us be who we are.” Roy Henry Vickers

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More of Roy Henry Vickers art can be seen in Tofino, B.C. and in his digital gallery at Roy Henry Vickers Gallery. 

      Photo credit © Simon Ratcliffe  www.simonsees.com

Join Michelle and guests as they “take it to the wall” through conversations about art and art as social change and so much more.

AR:T ROUTE Radio - Host Michelle Loughery
Master Muralist and Artitect Thinker.
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Roots to Routes Muralist Michelle Loughery hosts artist Patricia Kozler #001

Roots to Routes Muralist Michelle Loughery hosts artist Patricia Kozler #001

November 17, 2020

In Season 1 of AR:T ROUTE RADIO, “When Seniors Create" Loughery goes right to her roots to her momma's kitchen table. Through the window of modern party line technology Loughery spends time making perogies with her mother, artist Patrica Kozler, one of the major influencers in Loughery’s career. 

The two talk about how art impacted them as rural women and how important community art is in connecting all generations, especially in community building in these times.   Pull up a chair, grab a tea and take a listen!

Connect to the histories about two small towns of Loughery’s childhood … Natal and Michel.   The film 'That’s the Price’, directed by Michael Scott, the story of the coal mining towns that disappeared, and in the podcast, how Loughery painted that history so the roots would not be forgotten. 
 
 
"What happens to two dying coal towns in British Columbia when an American corporation provides a contract for millions of tons of coking coal? The film follows the consequences for the towns of Natal and Michel, suggesting that industrial growth has its price, especially with regard to the environment."

 

Join Michelle and guests as they “take it to the wall” through conversations about art and art as social change and so much more.

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Master Muralist and Artitect Thinker.
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Master Artist Michelle Loughery Hosts AR:T Route Radio Trailer

Master Artist Michelle Loughery Hosts AR:T Route Radio Trailer

September 22, 2020

AR:T ROUTE RADIO -TAKE IT TO THE WALL

BIG ART, BIG WALLS, BIG STORIES! When Walls Talk! Join Master Artist Michelle Loughery and friends, as they bring community mural art to life.  

Climb the digital scaffolding and listen as walls reveal their secrets of over 30 years of mural projects globally. Her stories are inclusive, revealing and raw. The invisible spaces between the cities and the systems came to life while Loughery was perched on scaffolding for three decades. These are the stories from those walls.   Conversations about connecting and collaborating with creatives and community.

This is the artist view of those walls and the conversations of those who were part of the giant canvases.  Though many assisted Loughery and allowed the projects to gain momentum, Loughery was the creative force that fueled the vision. Now decades later, she is still deemed a pioneer by those who aided in the projects, by the artists and the youth, and by those who followed in her footsteps to pursue mural-based art in other communities.

The award-winning projects were also considered a monumental success based on tourism and socio-economic impacts and legacies. 

Loughery’s Wayfinder Mural Projects have helped communities raise millions of dollars, while connecting youth and elders to skills and their communities.   

Soon, what began in a small rural coal mining town, picked up momentum and started a movement, and the dream of a connected highway mural trail called AR:T ROUTE Blue - Destination Mural Town.   Her current Wayfinder Sunflower Project is connecting seniors and youth through digital and place-making art, and storytelling. 

 

AR:T ROUTE Radio - Host Michelle Loughery
Master Muralist and Artitect Thinker.
https://michelleloughery.org

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Stay connected through instagram and facebook: @artrouteradio @artrouteblue @artroutegold @thesunflowerproject.ca @artistmichelleloughery     

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