Tag Archives: Calgary Sun

Tuesday, September 11, 2001

by DJ Kelly September 11, 2011

Every day has a story. But not every day has a story that changes so much in your life. For ten years I haven’t told my story because it’s not special or unique compared to anyone else’s, especially on that day. But I now realize that it’s an important story not compared to anyone else’s […]

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Art vs. graffiti, Shaw Millennium Park destroyed

by DJ Kelly August 27, 2009

I have seen the City of Calgary screw up before but never in such a spectacular fashion. Last week I heard about a new City art program that sounded pretty cool to me. In response to comments from Shaw Millennium Park users that the park was dull and didn’t provide the kind of urban energy […]

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The oncoming death of local news

by DJ Kelly January 29, 2009

Also available on the Calgary Herald’s Q. This article by James Warren proves to be a very interesting read for those of us that like to complain there is so little local arts coverage in the Herald or Sun. (Or even those that like to complain there is not enough local coverage period.) Newspapers are […]

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Please stop picking on the arts so I can sleep

by DJ Kelly November 20, 2008

Is anyone else tired? Or is it just me? I’m an arts advocate (among other things – don’t try to define me!) and it turns out that has been about as busy a person as you could be lately. First I was run off my keester during the Federal election because the PM decided to […]

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