Music On Trip: Carly Dow Inspires

Posted by on Sep 8, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Carly Dow is a Manitoba-based musician who brought magic to the 2016 residency program. Her Wildcrafted soul-folk blends inspiration from wordsmith Gillian Welch with an edge reminiscent of Neko Case. Dow’s “dark and poignant writing” (Stylus) is at the forefront of her songs, rich in vivid imagery. The depth and space of her home province ...

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What’s the reality of making art on trip?

Posted by on Apr 7, 2015 in FAQ | No Comments

Solitude and connection, travel and downtime — our residencies strive for a balance between them all. However, we cannot control the natural elements that may impact art creation. Inclement weather, cold and hot temperatures, as well as fatigue and general wear-and-tear from trip may impact your ability to create art. But fear not! With flexibility ...

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Callan Field on Instagram

Posted by on Apr 6, 2015 in Media | No Comments

Photographer and one of The Peel Project participating artists, Callan Field, has been publishing to Instagram his photography from trip last August, complete with commentary. These are a few of our favourites: A photo posted by Callan Field (@callanfield) on Apr 4, 2015 at 10:28am PDT   Peel Project Day 3: Katie Green rests after a long ...

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Interview: Carleigh Baker

Posted by on Mar 30, 2015 in Media | No Comments

Carleigh Baker is a Métis/ mixed blood writer. In 2012 she won subTerrain Magazine’s Lush Triumphant award for short fiction. Her story “War Of Attrition” was published in Joyland Magazine, and has been submitted for consideration for the 2014 Journey prize. Carleigh’s poetry has appeared in the Incongruous Quarterly and Ricepaper’s Asian/Aboriginal issue. A graduate of the University of ...

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We’re On Instagram!

Posted by on Apr 3, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

We’re eager to highlight the work of our resident artists and the amazing journeys they’ve embarked on with The Canadian Wilderness Residency Program. And for those eager for more beauty in the back-country, follow The Canadian Wilderness Residency on Instagram!

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