Tag Archives: LGBTQ+

Kootenay Pride – Pride Parade Cancelled

Photo by Jamie Srigley A parade can be cancelled… Pride cannot. Pride is a feeling, not an event or even a parade. On Saturday, April 18th Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry said: “Realistically, we will not be having those … Continue reading

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Emergency Survival Fund

Emergency Survival Fund for LGBTQ2S artists, performers, tip-based workers and Glad Day A huge number of queer and trans people rely on revenue that can’t be traced back to an employer, so financial supports for businesses and employers will not … Continue reading

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What’s Happening at the Kootenay Gallery

What’s Been Happening Rotary Donation to Kids’ Camps Selkirk Creative Writing Class Soup for the Cultured Soul What’s Happening Upcoming Exhibitions After Eden – Stephanie Kellet & Robert Livingood – March 6 – April 18 Anima – Lydia Miller – … Continue reading

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Kootenay Pride – Beautiful Queer Love Event

Kootenay Pride is proud to present ‘Beautiful – Queer Love Event’ at the Royal on Valentine’s Day (Friday, February 14th). Come out for a gay ‘ol time! The festivities start at 6pm, so come early to participate in numerous activities … Continue reading

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What’s Happening at the Kootenay Gallery: Soup for the Soul, Exhibition Schedule and more!

What’s Been Happening Thank you to the team at Pinnacle Professional Accounting for their generous donation of $680 towards our Kids’ Art Camps. We’ve had a busy month following our holiday. Thank you to our dedicated volunteers (Elaine Sloane, Berniece … Continue reading

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NYTimes: How Gay Art Survives in Beijing, as Censors Tighten Grip

An art gallery in China’s capital provides a lens into the city’s quietly present gay community. By Marjorie Perry | Jan. 17, 2020 From the outside, the facade of Destination (a prominent Beijing venue that expressly welcomes gay people) is … Continue reading

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Music BC E-News 11/28/2019: BC Shines in Montreal

KYM GOUCHIE SHINES AT MUNDIAL MONTREAL Last week during Mundial Montreal the Stingray Rising Star award was presented to BC’s Kym Gouchie! We couldn’t be more proud of Kym and her team as representatives of BC music during the festival and … Continue reading

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