What We’re Up To

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 has been invited to the 12th Annual International Festival of Tale and Popular Arts in Zagora -  المهرجان الدولي للحكاية والفنون الشعبية بزاكورة.  This will be the first time that our work has been presented in both Africa and an Arab nation.  We will will be presenting Over A Rainbow and our Interactive Dance Awareness Program. Festival Dates: October 9 -...

We are recruiting for 7 dance jobs to assist in the development and delivery of a new program, Anti-Bullying Movement Program Project Manager:  $20.00 / hours x 35 hours / week x 13 Weeks Rehearsal Director: $17.00 / hours x 35 hours / week x 13 Weeks Anti-Bullying Movement Program Presenter:  $14.00 / hours x 35 hours / week x 6 Weeks (2 Positions...

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...