MEDIA RELEASE: “Power of Portrait – We are all in this together, Vancouver”

The “Power of Portrait – We are all in this together, Vancouver” Local art project launches to connect community and beautify boarded-up streets Vancouver, BC (April 8, 2020): The “Power of Portrait – We are all in this together, Vancouver” is a citizen-led initiative to reclaim boarded-up storefronts as canvases to share stories of resilience and reinforce community connection, through portraits of Vancouverites. The project was initiated by Andrea McLaren, a local clinical counsellor who was concerned about the psychological impact …

We are going to do this!

This idea is very new! We are trying hard to pull together a community around this to help make this happen. But we’ve been given some funding from the Robson Street Business Association to print 50 posters, so away we’ll go! Upload your photo today!