Leah Collins

Leah Collins is the Senior Writer at CBC Arts.

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How the creator of the Selfie Project taught herself to take incredible portraits

Need a new lockdown hobby? Follow these tips from Véronique Duplain.

Vancouver is getting an outdoor festival of augmented-reality art

AR is everywhere these days, and it's becoming a staple of pandemic entertainment. Will these digital sculptures draw you downtown?

This artist installed beautiful hand-made basketball nets around her hometown

Through art, Mallory Tolcher wants to make sports more inclusive. When it's safe to gather again, come out and play!

Looked out your window lately? There's bound to be something wild

It's a jungle out there, even in the suburbs. In Territory, Sarah Ronald captures the fauna drama of her own backyard.

8 designs that imagine the future of working from home

Designers share the real pandemic problems that inspired the 2021 Work/Life exhibition.

Paper dandelions will be sprouting all over Canada this year

Don't call them weeds — they're survivors. And thanks to artist Monique Martin, spring's arriving early.

Will the mall survive COVID? Whatever happens, these artists want to capture them before they're gone

From dead mall photography to mallsoft, why do malls make so many of us instantly nostalgic?

The arts and culture that got us through 2020

Books, podcasts, movies and more. What we consumed when times were tough.

It's not the holidays without some theatre! Where to stream your festive faves

If you really love A Christmas Carol, 2020 is your year.

Pandemic blues? Online art therapy might help you work through your feelings

No talent? No problem. These virtual spaces are judgment-free zones. Could you improve your mental health through art?