Posts Tagged ‘spotlight’
 

 
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En Haute: Photography, Urban Space, and Henri Hadida

Montreal-based artist, Henri Hadida will show his most recent photographic works at Studio Beluga September 26 – October 6, 2011. Entitled Haute Tension, Hadida explains that this body of work marks a personal creative be...
by Kyle
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Revel & Riot Talks Pride & Design (PS. They Are Kind Of A Big Deal)

You might not yet have heard of Montreal-based Revel & Riot (shame!), an LGBT rights organization and merchandising/art centre, but some other big names sure have taken notice of this innovative designer and activist duo. Y...
by Erika
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Shoestringing: CouchSurfing 101

“Aren’t you afraid they’re going to steal your stuff?” I’m always asked this when people find out I host surfers. The answer is no; I’m not afraid they’ll steal from me because I’m not an idiot and I...
by Sarah
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Turning #thirty.. What I’ve Learned and the Things You Should Know

Editor’s Note: I was inspired after last year’s pretty awful Glamourist article Turning 30: 30 Things Every Woman Should Have And Should Know and this much better response: The Real 30 Things Women/Womyn Should Have...
 

 
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We Love: Artists Against AIDS Worldwide Music Video (2001) “What’s Goin’ On?”

Today is World AIDS Day, and I stumbled accross this all star music video version of Marvin Gaye’s “What’s Goin On?” from 2001. The video by Artists Against AIDS Worldwide features all of the biggest nam...
by Erika
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Reflections on a Movember to Remember

Reflections on a Movember to Remember

If there is one thing I’ve learned from Movember, it is that you do not question its legitimacy and purpose. Movember is not interested in educating anyone about the prostate or prostate cancer. Its sole purpose is the establ...
by Hector
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GQB Hits Montreal And Is Now Recruiting

Already a hit in cities like Detroit, Boston, and Cincinnati, Guerrilla Queer Bar has now hit Montreal and is bound to take off. While the name may sound militant, the Guerrillas in Montreal are only out to have a good time whi...
by Erika
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World Aids Day: A Day With(out) Art

Today, and for the week leading up to World AIDS Day, art shows, galleries, and artists partner with grassroots AIDS service organizations to help raise funds and awareness of the AIDS pandemic. Since 1981 AIDS has resulted in ...
by Sarah
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Music Video Vendredi – Mother Mother’s “The Sticks”

Happy Friday Music Lovers! I had very solid intentions of posting this last week as these guys were playing the Corona on Wednesday, but instead I’ll post it in homage to the show I was too sick to attend. (Sad days.) MM ...
by Mel
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What is this Love? Part 9: The Clean-Up

This is a fictional boymance/mystery series exclusive to The Gaily, from contributor Kyle Vaughn Roerick. Catch up with parts 1-8 here. This time, whispering was no longer an option. The noise that came out of my gut, my chest...
by Kyle
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The Cliks Frontman Lucas Silveira And Band Make A Date With Pride Calgary

Lucas Silveira of The Cliks is ready to show his true colours at Pride Calgary tonight. The creator and lead singer of the Canadian band is finally where he was always meant to be. The Cliks have been around for a while, create...
by Dallas
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Apparition of the Wild: Jamie Ross Exhibits at SKOL in Montreal

An exciting new exhibit in Montreal opens this week, breaking new ground for queer artists and exploring in experimental ways how homosocial lives are lived on lands older than time. On Friday November 30th, SKOL will be hostin...
by Ian
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