News | April 11, 2019

Philippa Jones – Suspended

In 2009, Philippa Jones started her St. John’s based visual arts professional practice, after having completed a Bachelor of Fine Art as well as a Masters in Arts focused on Interactive Art and Design from the University College Falmouth. Her work has been included in a group exhibition at The Rooms called New Romantics, a solo exhibition called MIRIAD

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News | April 5, 2019

Electronic music helps repel mosquitos study says

Mosquito season is fast approaching, but instead of reaching for the insect repellent sprays and lotions, Canadians may one day crank up some electronic music. For a new study, researchers in Asia subjected the mosquito that causes yellow fever to music by dubstep artist Skrillex — in particular the track Scary Monsters And Nice Sprites, which they … Continued

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News | March 4, 2019

Writing lullabies in a Newfoundland women’s prison

Though founded in a New York City laundromat, the International Lullaby Project has spread worldwide via Carnegie Hall to bring hope and connections in places like refugee camps, neonatal units, drop-in centres and prisons.

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News | February 4, 2019

Mount Pearl native Bekah Simms gains Juno nod

Bekah Simms watched the live Juno Award nomination announcements this week on a whim and was shocked to hear her name among the nominees. The 28-year-old Mount Pearl native’s classical composition “Granitic” is one of the five pieces nominated for classical composition of the year.

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