DTES Small Arts Grants 10th Anniversary Website

Alix Scribble

Drawing & painting

Received grants 3 years

Alix draws for enjoyment, relaxation and inquiry. Using primarily ink on paper Alixʼs drawings combine imagination with references to daily encounter, relationship and interconnection.

How has receiving a DTES Small Arts Grant supported your development as an artist?

The DTES SAGA provided me with a few rare opportunities over the years to focus on my own personal creative projects. I’m very grateful for that.

How has DTES Small Arts Grants helped DTES artists?

Art and culture really does save lives! At the very least, art making can help to strengthen our sense of belonging and purpose.

How has DTES Small Arts Grants impacted the community?

I really appreciate the inclusiveness of the program. People are valued and their contributions are supported and celebrated.

This project takes place in the traditional, ancestral and unceded territory of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and sel̓íl̓witulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.

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