Mona Faith Mousa takes a specific aesthetic approach to her Wolseley home. The spoken-word performance poet and community advocate says her white walls and sleek countertops are a necessity for her living space.
There are few comedians in Winnipeg with as accomplished a career as Lara Rae.
For the online issue, we thought we’d turn the cameras on ourselves. Here’s a peek into the homes and lives of The Uniter’s staff.
When people think of Winnipeg’s vibrant independent music scene, they likely consider the many local rock, folk or hip hop acts who can be found around town on any given night. But composer and music educator Kenley Kristofferson is a reminder that indie music in Winnipeg is much more diverse.
If you’ve been to any comedy shows in Winnipeg, chances are you’ve seen Ben Walker perform.
Words like “nature,” “organic” and “sustainability” aren’t necessarily what comes to mind when one considers the art of making jewelry. But jeweler Alexandra Tumanov is gleefully challenging those ideas.
CKUW is an integral part of the University of Winnipeg’s campus community. From its humble beginnings more than 50 years ago, as a closed-circuit station heard only in select university buildings, the on-campus FM station has expanded into one of the city’s most pioneering broadcasters.
The story of how musician Daniel Guezen found his West End home is truly a tale of two Andreas.
Aaron Zeghers has more than earned his place in Winnipeg’s film community. As an artist working in film, video and photography, Zeghers playfully combines experimental, documentary, narrative and found footage elements to create challenging and personal short films.
Natalie Dyck has turned her childhood spent on a farm into a full-blown career.
Winnipeg writer Sheldon Birnie’s latest book is essential reading for any Canadian music fan.
Performance art. Film and video. Installation art. Music videos about vulvas. Shawna Dempsey has done it all.
Four years ago, when Kieran West started forming what would later become Kieran West and His Buffalo Band, the singer-songwriter’s intentions weren’t exactly ambitious.
Filmmaker Fabián Velasco comprises one fourth of one of Winnipeg’s most interesting filmmaking collectives.
As one half of the indie rock/pop duo Mise en Scene, Johnson’s chiming rhythmic guitar work and lyrics full of longing brought acclaim to the group’s 2012 LP Desire’s Despair.
Melanie Dahling embodies the proverbial wearer of many hats. The Winnipeg comedian, writer, actress, playwright and radio host recently added makeup artist to her ever-growing array of figurative chapeaus.
Most Winnipeggers know Dancing Gabe. Few people encompass the term “local legend” better.
JD Edwards is a name that is familiar to many Winnipeg music fans. The Oshawa-born musician has lived in this coldest of cities for the past decade and the JD Edwards Band has been a local music staple for nearly as long.
Ghost Twin are a singular force in Winnipeg music. Their combination of synthpop, heavy electronica and visual media make them one of the city’s most ambitious music or art projects.
Not everyone goes into university knowing what they want to do. Joseph Kornelsen sure didn’t.