Banff Centre Stories
Artists Ackroyd & Harvey Grow Giant Photographs On Living Walls of Grass
Using an image projector to control how much light is cast on a grass-seeded canvas, artists Heather Ackroyd and Dan Harvey have developed a process that allows them to grow massive, and breathtaking, photographs out of living grass.
No One's Safe: An Immersive Opera by Against the Grain Theatre
Against the Grain's "No One's Safe" mashed up Mozart to create an entirely new story around a twisted family, performed in 12 different spaces in our Visual and Digital Arts facilities. Learn more about this ambitious modern performance.
"A Song Can Save Your Life": Sean McCann on Fighting Addiction
Two weeks after he quit drinking, Sean McCann, formerly of the Newfoundland band Great Big Sea, arrived at Banff Centre for a music residency. It was his first step in a long journey towards recovery, with music at the heart of the process.