Arts & Life articles


These Words of Mine: Ryerson Black History Month

By Karoun Chahinian Spoken word artists, rappers, poets and musicians celebrated black voices, stories and culture Wednesday at These Words Of Mine, a Black History Month event at the Ryerson Student Centre. “Black History Month is about creating events that centralize the voices of black folks and that’s not a thing that happens often,” said


New exhibit has designers wear their heart on a sleeve

By Sienna Vittoria Lee-Coughlin For Toronto Design Exchange curator Filomena Natale Gasparro, fashion is more than just wearing pretty dresses; it’s a language through which we tell our life story. Gasparro curates Fashioning Life: Wear Your Story, which displays 14 dresses by separate women. Each woman was given a blank canvas dress and was asked