Become a Featured Creative

is always looking to promote new, emerging and established Canadian creatives. If you have a creative work that you’d like us to feature, we welcome you to fill out this Q & A for consideration as a “Featured Creative.”

Please note that the Featured Creative program is only for professional, working or student creatives in their respective fields. Ideally, the creative work is visual, but we also accept audio and interdisciplinary media.

If you are an enthusiast, please submit your media via our “Share your creative moment” section.

The following information will help us tell your creative story. Depending on your work and the quality of your answers, we many want to follow up to produce an accompanying news item or feature article.

Expect a reply within 1-2 business days.

We may want to follow up with further information for a news item or feature article.
What city/town/village do you create in?
Please provide a link to your professional portfolio
Please keep it less than 300 words
Please let us know in your bio if you will be having a birthday within the next 4 weeks for editorial accuracy.
i.e. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
JPEG, TIFF, GIF and PNG formats accepted. 10 MB maximum file size. Video files should be hosted on another service such as YouTube or Vimeo.
We'd prefer a photo of you at work, or a casual snapshot, but also accept standard headshots.
Please provide all relevant details, such as location and date/time.
Roland Godefroy
Music
904 Words

Hallelujah: how an ignored Leonard Cohen song became a modern legend

What makes the song so powerful and why has it affected so many people around the world?

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Visual Arts
243 Words

Dead grasshopper found inside van Gogh masterpiece

A paleo-entomologist couldn’t use the grasshopper to more precisely date the painting. It had died before landing on the canvas.

Twitter
Culinary Arts
493 Words

Toronto pop-up restaurant out to bust HIV food-preparation myths

A Toronto pop-up restaurant is out to bust the myth that you can contract HIV from prepared food.

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History
579 Words

Conor Woodman talks Hunting Nazi Treasure

History Canada’s new series documents a real-life, present day search for stolen Nazi works of art.

Communications
495 Words

Robin Gill shares her top Vancouver cultural spots

The Global National Weekend anchor reveals her favourite restaurants, wines, and what kind of art she collects at home.

Artsculture
Interdisciplinary Arts
919 Words

Why tech giants are investing millions in AI that can play video games

Games are proving to be one of the best ways to understand how people behave and how human psychology interacts with AI behaviour.

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Communications
1346 Words

Inside the mind of Canadian radio's most important executive

A one-on-one conversation with Susan Marjetti, CBC’s executive director of Radio and Audio

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Visual Arts
769 Words

Til Schweiger takes flight in 'The Red Baron'

An interview with one of the stars from the WWI-set action film

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Visual Arts
1653 Words

Jessica Holmes makes a big return to CBC's Air Farce

The comedienne dishes on impersonating Céline Dion & Sophie Grégoire Trudeau, opening for Seinfeld, Ellen and Oprah

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Communications
1465 Words

Being Ben Mulroney

In a candid Q & A, Mulroney talks about fame, family and the third season of Canadian Idol

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Music
1132 Words

Meet Jann Arden, best-selling author

The prolific singer-songwriter talks music and chats up her latest collection of personal journals

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Music
504 Words

Mae Moore's real life

The Canadian singer-songwriter reflects on her ‘Collected Works 1989-1999’