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Liminal World: Canada

Canada (welcoming transition with an open mind) Anthony Carr is a contemporary artist from the UK. Since finishing at Winchester School of Art, he’s been devotedly following his art interests while at the same time helping other artists do the same. He spent 13 years in one of the most productive and highly valued art… Continue reading Liminal World: Canada

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Liminal World: Canada

Liminal World: Canada (teaching music as a life skill) Natasha Pashchenko grew up in Russia as an only child, loved and sheltered by her devoted mother and grandmother. Music was part of her world since the very beginning. “A house without piano is not a house”, she mentioned, explaining to me that music was an… Continue reading Liminal World: Canada

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Liminal World: Russia

Liminal World: Russia (a personal story of classical guitarist, and his journey through pandemic) I read many times about people who are like Rovshan Mamedkuliev, but only had a few opportunities to meet them face to face and share parts of their life journeys. Rovshan Mamedkuliev found his calling at the age of 11, when… Continue reading Liminal World: Russia

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Liminal World: Canada

Liminal World: Canada("Winds of change": a healing voice from Indigenous community from Vancouver Island) Daniel R. Elliott spent his life living in between two worlds. He followed his mother's Scottish roots, devoting himself to Christianity, and the order of strict board schools and the outside world, but he was also exposed to his father's Indigenous… Continue reading Liminal World: Canada

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Liminal World: Canada

Liminal World: Canada( student life during Covid-19) Riddhi is an international student from India who came to Canada in 2016. to study chemistry. Although being in her teens, this young woman was ready to start living on her own, and determined to work hard to accomplish her academic goals. For the first 3 years her… Continue reading Liminal World: Canada

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Liminal World: Canada

Liminal World: Canada( bridging the gap between two cultures before and during Covid-19) Akiko Ota works as an educational counsellor for Japanese agency in Canada. Her job is initially about helping Japanese students to fulfill their dream of coming and studying English in North America but at the end of every day she does far… Continue reading Liminal World: Canada

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Liminal World: Canada

Liminal World: Canada( managing private dental practice in a time of health crisis) Dr. John Bjornson found his calling at the very young age. He devotedly followed his passion which 24years ago led him to open his private dental office and commit himself to the care of thousands of clients. As for many around the… Continue reading Liminal World: Canada

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Liminal World:Canada

Liminal World: Canada( healing power of art) ‘Inside Out’ was an art exhibition Gabriela Hirt worked on with two other artists for the spring of 2020.  The three women were planning to not only show their art but also their creative process exploring what fearless self-expression means to them. It seems that life had its own twist for this season but a somewhat similar plan for her. The coronavirus removed Gabriela from everything she could… Continue reading Liminal World:Canada

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Liminal World: Canada

Liminal World: Canada( a brief look into real estate market in Victoria, BC) Sophia Briggs works as a realtor in Victoria for 14 years and has helped thousands of clients to find a special place they call home. I know her as a proactive, reliable and hardworking business woman who loves her job but also… Continue reading Liminal World: Canada

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Liminal World: Canada

Liminal World: Canada( staying connected while being in a process of change) Sabrina is what I consider to be a typical Canadian of the younger generation. She has a diverse background which binds her closely to many countries on three continents: Europe, North and South America. I usually enjoy listening to her explaining what it… Continue reading Liminal World: Canada