Programs:

Art At Conferences

 

WHAT 

Merge a creative activity into your next dialogue, conference, or event.

 

WHY Why arts at events?

  • Keep your event social innovative!

  • Engage guests in a creative knowledge exchange!

  • Document the essence of the event with graphics!

 

HOW How does it work?

Whether is an Art corner, a booth, or a ten minute facilitated activity, you can deepen the participant’s experience through creativity. Collage, creative mingling, and rhythm are some activities that can exercise the right side of the brain .

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Libro AGM
Libro AGM

Friends and Family from Libro credit union ask themselves how does a business with purpose looks like

Libro AGM 2019
Libro AGM 2019

Guests reflect on how to build a purpose community.

Global Student Leadership Summit
Global Student Leadership Summit

2000 students reflecting on global issues.

Global Student Leadership Summit
Global Student Leadership Summit

Young people reflecting on the role of the arts for global change.

Global Student Leadership Summit
Global Student Leadership Summit

Bringing the right side of the brain forward in a busy day of lectures.

Arts for suits
Arts for suits

After a long day at the annual Artificial Intelligence Conference, guests reflected on their personal journey in connection to the changing world of artificial intelligence.

Artificial Intelligence Conference
Artificial Intelligence Conference

Collages with stories initiated personal storytelling and reflection.

Collaging and co-creation
Collaging and co-creation

Using metaphor and a conceptual framework to spark conversation.

'Buffet Style' Activity for events
'Buffet Style' Activity for events

Participants engage in arts in this very friendly step-by-step collage process

Titling and interpreting
Titling and interpreting

Participants interpreting their peers work by adding titles.

Fun creative tables
Fun creative tables

Fun attractive tables can invite the participants to get creative.

Roundtable: Policing Borders
Roundtable: Policing Borders

At Lieu Institute, UBC, guests were invited to add their message to butterfly-shape plackards after a roundtable discussion on liberty and policing borders.

Knowledge Exchange: LGBTQ Migrants
Knowledge Exchange: LGBTQ Migrants

I Belong, MOSAIC, invited 80 service providers to exchange knowledge. Theme-based groups documented the needs of the community through this visual report.

Open Doors at Museum
Open Doors at Museum

Seattle Art Museum invited the public to learn and reflect about the past present and future of the shorelines through the creation of this collective visual map.

Teachers' Pro-D Day
Teachers' Pro-D Day

Over 100 teachers created a visual mosaic highlighting the importance of building creativity in schools.

Cross-sector dialogue
Cross-sector dialogue

Newcomers, community organizers, business people, and city officials speak about the challenges and highlights in making welcoming communities. Visual collages create a graphic report. Hosted by RMCS.

Cross-sector dialogue
Cross-sector dialogue

Final Art Piece documenting recommendations on chosen themes. Hosted by RMCS.

Collective banner at Gathering
Collective banner at Gathering

At Save The Salish Sea, organized by Tsleil Waututh Sacred Trust, guests where invited to add their message to a 30feet banner while 15 other speakers share about protecting sacred waters and land.

Diversity Dialogue
Diversity Dialogue

RMCS invites the Richmond community to reflect about diversity and inclusion. Body movement and creative challenges connected people to each other.

Youth Vital Signs
Youth Vital Signs

Hundreds of youth where invited by Vancouver Foundation to reflect on the vital needs of the community. Everyone created round-shaped magnets visualizing their personal commitment.

Diversity Dialogue
Diversity Dialogue

A mandala was created in the course of this event documenting people's individual reflections. Hosted by RMCS.

Diversity Dialogue.
Diversity Dialogue.

Improvisational theater among other activities facilitated relationship building among participants. Hosted by RMCS.

Visual communication at dialogue
Visual communication at dialogue

At Face 2 Face event, city officials and newcomers reflected about the successes and recommendations to build healthy communities through the creation of collages.

Youth Vital Signs
Youth Vital Signs

Youth Vital Signs (Vancouver Foundation), a youth driven and public opinion initiative, invited about 60 people including community organizations, city councilors, and youth to ‘Community Conversations’ in Surrey, Vancouver, and North Vancouver. Through collage, they were asked: How do we work together across differences? A final visual of a city-scape documented everyone's answers.

Art corner at event
Art corner at event

At NOII’s Big 10th year Anniversary, Daisy Chen and Thomas Warren asked around 30 guests “What does the concept of ‘No One Is Illegal’ mean to you?” and invited them to answer with paint markers on a banner.

Block Party
Block Party

300 guests are invited to paint about diversity and inclusion on a Block Party in Richmond. Hosted by RMCS and South Arm Community Centre. Richmond, Summer 2013.