Connecting people with the stories of their city.

  • Mentor Spotlight – Marlena Wyman

    Marlena (she/her) is a visual artist who has made Edmonton her home since 1974. She was born and raised in southern Alberta on her family farm near Rockyford. She worked at the Provincial Archives of Alberta for 28 years, and her artworks are inspired by her research into archival records.

    Marlena continues to work and volunteer in Edmonton’s arts and heritage sectors. She is a founding member of Urban Sketchers Edmonton and served on the board of the Women’s Art Museum Society of Canada.  In 2011, Marlena received a Historical Recognition Award from the Edmonton Historical Board for her contributions to archives and visual arts.

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  • Mentor Spotlight – Shawn Tse

    Shawn Tse (he/him) is an amiskwacîwâskahikan/Edmonton based artist, filmmaker, and educator passionate about social change through arts and media. Shawn works closely with Multicultural Health Brokers Cooperative, Canadian Multicultural Education Foundation, Edmonton Chinese Television Society, and more.

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  • Mentor Spotlight – David Ridley

    David Ridley (he/him) is the Executive Director for the Edmonton Heritage Council and has been so since inauguration 10 years ago. He has over 25 years of experience in heritage and culture, in that time serving as Curatorial Researcher, Director of Research, and Curator and Program Manager. Being a part of the founding team of the Edmonton Heritage Council, David helped the organization grow and mature into a dynamic not-for-profit body in Edmonton.

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The Edmonton Heritage Council is a not-for-profit organization that supports and promotes heritage in Edmonton and the surrounding region.