In life limbo.

I am in life limbo. What do I mean by this? Well, essentially everything in my life right now is temporary - apart from some of the people. My job, my home, my routine, my work clothes, my bed, this town, my horrendously uninspiring cubicle. I've just graduated university and come back from travels, and … Continue reading In life limbo.

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Addis Ababa: Where Fun Meets Tradition

If you’re in the mood for a fun, ethnic dining experience in London, Ontario, Addis Ababa is the place to go. Named after the capital of Ethiopia, the restaurant offers a unique, hands-on dining experience that entails tearing injera, a thin spongey bread, and using it to grab a taste of various dishes. Owner and … Continue reading Addis Ababa: Where Fun Meets Tradition

Capturing the City Streets: Documentary Photography from Atget to Abbott

Although captured in two very distinctive contexts, Eugène Atget’s Au Coq Hardi, 18 Quai de la Megisserie and Berenice Abbott’s Blossom Restaurant, 103 Bowery, New York depict similar subject matter and share a connection that transcends the physical photographs. Both Atget and Abbott were documentary photographers dedicated to capturing photographs of city streets. The connection … Continue reading Capturing the City Streets: Documentary Photography from Atget to Abbott

Life Advice from Cameron Bailey: TIFF’s Artistic Director

A few weeks ago I noticed an event on Facebook with TIFF in the title. Naturally, I clicked on it, to learn that Cameron Bailey, the artistic director of TIFF, would be coming to Western University (my school) for a $10 talk. I clicked the little "interested" button on Facebook, and then forgot about it. … Continue reading Life Advice from Cameron Bailey: TIFF’s Artistic Director