Announcement: CSArt Ottawa on Hiatus

  Hello, Megan here. If we haven’t met, I am the founder and artistic director of CSArt Ottawa, a project that I love very much. I am also pregnant and expecting the arrival of the littlest CSArt subscriber in about 1 week. I’m excited for this new chapter of life. At the same time, I […]

Poems to find in Ottawa: Chris Turnbull’s rout/e

At the end of May, we wrapped up our inaugural CSArt Ottawa season with a project by poet Chris Turnbull. Chris runs an ongoing ‘footpress’ called rout/e, which plants poems in wild, and usually rural, spaces. For CSArt, she created a special urban version of the project. Working with Katherine Forster from Wild.Here., Chris planted poems in […]

Water~Table by Susie Osler and Chris Turnbull

  Back when CSArt Ottawa was just a seed of an idea, potter Susie Osler approached me (Megan) with a concept: what about a poetry-pottery collaboration between her and poet Chris Turnbull, revolving around ideas of landscape, environment, farming, and meeting each other around the dinner table?   I immediately fell in love with the […]