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Interview with Lurk

Lurk standing with his freshly painted mural (Photo by: Zoey Heath) Imaginative. Unreal. Psychedelic. When first encountering Lurk’s work, these are some of the many words used to describe the experience—and it is an experience. The vibrant colours, evocative patterns, mythological creatures and pop-surrealist vibes are difficult to turn away from. How and where did

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Interview with Kara Harrison

Sitting down for a digital interview with Kara Dee Harrison it was easy to see why the otters in her Hub City Walls mural are so captivating. Kara’s tone was so full of light that you could hear her smile. Throughout the call, her excitement for art, it’s impact, and how this project spoke to and through her was contagious.

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Interview with Austin Weflen

An Interview with Austin Weflen Austin Weflen maintains an air of mystery as we discuss the methodology behind his piece for Hub City Walls 2020 and learn a little more about him as an artist. Inspired largely by friends and the Harbour City, he conceptualized and created a bold and vibrant experience for citizens and

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2020 Artist Announcement!

Hub City Walls 2020 – Artist Announcement! Produced by Humanity In Art and powered by the Humanity In Community Foundation  The inaugural Hub City Walls mural festival pairs empty walls with a fresh and dynamic cultural offering of high-quality wall art, increasing Nanaimo’s public art offerings and connecting community and colour together in our urban

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