Learning Resources

Since October 2019, SQx and Carmen Moreira in partnership Município de Vila do Porto have been contributing to ENCC's Working Group on Territorial Development. "The Working Group on Territorial Development and Culture in Non-Urban Areas is a transectorial platform gathering ENCC members, partner networks, researchers, practitioners, policymakers and cultural policy experts. The group shares practices and needs, makes recommendations and participates in shaping...

About Voices of Culture "In the European Agenda for Culture, adopted by the Commission, set out three strategic objectives, namely the promotion of cultural diversity and intercultural dialogue, the promotion of culture as a catalyst for creativity and the promotion of culture as a vital element in the Union’s international relations. It also introduced two tools for cooperation in the field of...

In cooperation with the Fernie Arts Co-op, SQx is presenting  a knowledge sharing and skill development event in Fernie, British Columbia. The goal of the event is to stimulate discussion regarding the blend of art and culture with social innovation and rural regeneration. During the Round Table Seminar, Fernie Arts Co-op and SQx will collaboratively share the results of major projects...

SQx will presenting "Socially Conscious Artwork Designed to Disrupt Systemic Behaviours" at the 2nd International Arts and Creativity in Education Conference – in April 2020 in Zagreb, Croatia. The Conference's aim is to offer heterogeneous content from different fields of artistic creation (dance, music, fine and dramatic arts, literature and new media). We gather a wide international community of artists, scientists, professors,...

In cooperation with  Wishbone Theatre, SQx is presenting  a knowledge sharing and skill development event in Valemount, British Columbia. The goal of the event is to stimulate discussion regarding the blend of art and culture with social innovation and rural regeneration. During the Round Table Seminar, Wishbone and SQx will collaboratively share the results of major projects undertaken in the Columbia...

SQx is attending the Jumpstart Community Coaches Day, which is a professional development and training opportunity for community coaches and recreation leaders from across British Columbia.  The day of learning and networking is provided by the Coaching Association of Canada, Jumpstart, and as part of the Petro-Canada Sport Leadership Sportif Conference. Date:  Saturday November 9th, 2019 Place: Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel, 7551 Westminster Hwy, Richmond,...

SQx is attending the European Network of Cultural Centres 2019 Project Fair:  European is Beautiful.   Place: Fundação Oriente Museu - Avenida Brasília, Doca de Alcântara (Norte), 1350-352 Lisbon Dates:  June 4 - 5, 2019   ENCC Event: Meeting, Seminar, Training, Workshop By attending the Project Fair, SQx will share forthcoming and projects and those in development with organizations and experts from across Europe.  The goal of attending...

SQx will be presenting "Creating Socially Conscious Artwork Designed to Disrupt Systemic Behaviours" Fourteenth International Conference on The Arts in Society, at Polytechnic Institute of Lisbon.   Place:  Polytechnic Institute of Lisbon Dates:  June 19 - 21, 2019   2019 Special Focus:  Art as Communication: The Impact of Art as a Catalyst for Social Change The organizers write, "Art, in its diverse forms, constitutes a distinctive means...

Based on our super-successful experience last year at TransCultural Exchange’s 2018 International Conference on Opportunities in the Arts, Exploring New Horizons when we presented in “Artists as Agents of Change,” we have done more research on conference opportunities to present and share SQx's socially conscious art-making strategies. We are proud to announce that SQx will be presenting "Blended Value:  Art as...

The Vancouver Foundation, Columbia Basin Trust, Government of Canada, and British Columbia Ministry Responsible for Sport and Multiculturalism have supported the creation of a new program within our Community Training and Performance Program:  Anti-Bullying Movement Program. In delivery of our foundational program, Interactive Dance Awareness, we balance the promotion of positive social values with art culture & physical activity. We use dance to...