Diverse Voices & Portraits

Stories of diversity, discrimination & inclusion

Outreach

Diverse Voices & Portraits worked with community groups to gather stories. Here are some of the ways we conducted our outreach:

Workshop at the Museum of Vancouver in conjunction with the Chinese Canadian Historical Society:

workshop with the museum of vancouver

Larry tells a story, Diana and Celia listen.

Larry tells a story, Diana and Celia listen.

Our beautiful setting

We listen to Clare’s story

Cat gives editing advice to Audrey & Lucinda

Cat gives editing advice to Audrey & Lucinda

Elin and Celia getting into the edit!

Elin and Celia getting into the edit!

Elin gets her portrait taken

Elin gets her portrait taken

Dan and Vive listen to their interview

Dan and Vive listen to their interview

Lisa and Vive make a sound cut

Lisa and Vive make a sound cut

Cat helps Elin and Celia with Final Cut Express

Cat helps Elin and Celia with Final Cut Express

Workshop at Moberly Arts and Culture Centre:

Lisa shows participants their portraits

Lisa shows participants their portraits

The group reviews some stories

The group reviews some stories

Workshop with Cinevolution at the Richmond Cultural Centre

Cinevolution

Clare and Christian interview one another

Christian interviews Clare 

Ariel teaches photography tips

Exhibition at the Richmond Art Gallery Art Lounge

In conjunction with the exhibition: LANDED by Esra Ursen, DV&P screened selected stories in the Art Lounge.

Listening to Esther's story

Listening to Esther’s story

The post it notes as people made their comments

The Questions

We invited folks to write their responses anonymously on post-it notes to the questions below.

1. Have you ever felt like an outsider?

2. Have you ever faced discrimination?

3. Where did you get/ find support?

4. How did it make you feel to be discriminated against?

5. Do you feel like you can celebrate your culture here?

Here is a selection of some of the responses:

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We would love to find out what this means...

We would love to find out what this means…

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