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Artcirq is an artistic youth collective that utilizes a unique creative process which integrates theatre, performance, music, video and circus arts with traditional and modern Inuit performance styles.See more

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  •  Igloolik | ᐃᒡᓗᓕᒃ

    Igloolik | ᐃᒡᓗᓕᒃ

    by: IsumaTV

    Igloolik is a Low Bandwidth High Cost internet community. Internet service is 150 times behind southern Canada in cost-per-MB. To overcome this handicap DID installs local server Mediaplayers to deliver high speed media to slow speed users, and broadcasts our internet films and videos to home TV.

    13-12-2011

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  • Artcirq

    Artcirq

    by: Artcirq

    Inuit youth circus/filmmaking collective

    Artcirq is an Inuit artistic collective based in Igloolik, Nunavut.

    Founded in 1998 to combat youth suicide with artistic opportunity, Artcirq has evolved into a community-based circus and multimedia organization, allowing northern and southern artists to bridge and meet in a meaningful and creative way.

    16-10-2007

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    Inuktitut

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  • Alianait Arts Festival 2009

    Alianait Arts Festival 2009

    by: John Hodgins

    Created in 2005, Alianait! Arts Festival is one of the biggest cultural events in Nunavut celebrating and connecting cultures through music and arts.

    IsumaTV will broadcast the Alianait Arts Festival live - June 21 to July 1 - everyday from 07PM to 10PM on www.isuma.tv

    The Festival will kick off on June 21, 2009, National Aboriginal Day, with a free afternoon show which will feature throat singers from Nunavut and Nunavik, Ellen Hamilton & Friends, Johnny Issaluk and the Inuksuk High School Choir.

    The Alianait Opening Concert will follow on June 22nd with:

    • Maanilu Asianilu, a youth Brazilian drumming group from Kangiqsujuak
    • Naujamiut, a traditional Inuit band from Repulse Bay
    • The Bop Ensemble – featuring Canadian folk Shaman Bill Bourne, Wyckham Porteous & Jas Olhauser from Alberta & British Columbia www.billbourne.com/bopensemble.htm
    • Treasa Levasseur, a smoldering singer-songwriter originally from Winnipeg, backed by guitarist David Baxter and a big sound 5 piece band from Toronto www.treasalevasseur.com
    • A fantastic Circus collaboration will be presented on Saturday, June 27th featuring Nunavut’s internationally acclaimed Artcirq and Productions Kalabante, an African / Quebecois circus troupe featuring Yamoussa Bangoura www.kalabante.org

    The Closing Concert on June 30, 2009 will feature:

    • Kaina Nowlak, Iqaluit’s favourite accordionist
    • Liima Inui, rock, reggae, world & pop musicians from Greenland just in time to release a new CD www.myspace.com/liimainui
    • Kobotown, a magic mix of calypso, dub poetry, roots reggae, folk and funk – Trinidad born now living in Toronto www.kobotown.com
    • Troy MacGillivray & Nuala Kennedy, award-winning Halifax fiddler www.troymacgillivray.com and enchanting Scottish flautist www.nualakennedy.com
    • Productions Kalabante, an amazing collaboration of jazz vocals and African drums www.kalabante.org

    Contact Info:

     

    For more details :
    http://www.alianait.ca/

    20-06-2009

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    Inuktitut

  • Artcirq Archive

    Artcirq Archive

    by: DIMA

    Artcirq is an Inuit artistic collective based in Igloolik, Nunavut.

    Founded in 1998 to combat youth suicide with artistic opportunity, Artcirq has evolved into a community-based circus and multimedia organization, allowing northern and southern artists to bridge and meet in a meaningful and creative way.

    Find out more at www.artcirq.org

    These archives of past projects are never-before-seen footage and include behind the scenes, recorded performances, and other video taken by and with ARTCITQ since 2008.

    Digitization and upload of this material was made possible by DIMA.

     

     

    01-04-2015

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