Whatcom Arts Guild: Out the Window

Whatcom Art Guild logo

๐€๐ซ๐ญ ๐‚๐ก๐š๐ฅ๐ฅ๐ž๐ง๐ ๐ž ๐“๐ก๐ž๐ฆ๐ž: ๐Ž๐ฎ๐ญ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐–๐ข๐ง๐๐จ๐ฐ During quarantine, we had to simplify our lives to be more home-centered. Looking out our windows became a substitute for participating in the events that made up the fabric of our everyday lives — from attending art shows and public events, to eating dinner out and traveling to new … Read more Whatcom Arts Guild: Out the Window

Copwatch

Copwatch movie

An Organization Dedicated to Filming the Police This acclaimed documentary follows “WeCopwatch”, an organization dedicated to filming the police. Its members captured the original videos of the deaths of Eric Garner in Staten Island and Freddie Gray in Baltimore that ignited the entire nation. Nominated for Best Documentary at the Tribeca Film Festival. “It’s uplifting and … Read more Copwatch

White Like Me

White Like Me

Race, Racism & White Privilege in America White Like Me, based on the work of acclaimed anti-racist educator and author Tim Wise, explores race and racism in the US through the lens of whiteness and white privilege. In a stunning reassessment of the American ideal of meritocracy and claims that we’ve entered a post-racial society, … Read more White Like Me

Young Reporters of The Northern Light

Theย Young Reporters section in The Northern Light, ย began April 21 in response toย the stay-at-home order and school closures. Students in Blaine, Semiahmoo and Birch Bay had the opportunity through weekly prompts for eight weeks to explore effects the Covid-19 restrictions had on them, their family, or neighborhood. The project concludes on June 11, 2020.

Story Dome Project

Story Dome is a physical structureโ€”a colorful, geodesic recording boothโ€”that will debut in the lobby of the Lightcatcher building when the Museum re-opens. While the long-term goal is to engage audiences in person, in this time of social distancing the Museum wants to stay connected and document peoplesโ€™ experiences during the Stay Home, Stay Healthy … Read more Story Dome Project