Tag Archives: Calgary Arts Development

A political pat on the back from the arts community

by DJ Kelly February 21, 2008

I’d like to take a moment to actually pat a politician on the back. I don’t do this very often so please savour the moment… ah… yes… Yesterday Calgary City Council made a very smart move – a move that looks to the future instead of just fixing the here and now. Calgary Arts Development […]

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A culture of policy announcements: 30% is a good step

by DJ Kelly January 26, 2008

This morning the provincial government unveiled their much anticipated (at least it was anticipated a year and a half ago) cultural policy. (You can read it here.) I was extremely impressed with the number of people that showed up to the Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium. Turnout was such that there were not enough chairs and […]

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Rumour mill churning on The Bow

by DJ Kelly January 15, 2008

I think I like the new banner up there at the top of the ol’ blog. I like the look of downtown Calgary in the future. It reminds me of the opening credits of “Dallas” for some reason though. I’m not sure if that’s a good thing or not yet… Anyway, I when I first […]

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Calgary’s 2008: the year of dreaming BIG

by DJ Kelly January 2, 2008

Hello all! I’ve been rather silent over the holidays so apologies in advance for the Ken Chapman-sized post… Now that the New Year has arrived it is time for all of us to get back to work. And I think it is time for Calgarians to seriously begin looking forward at what we want 2008 […]

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