Ottawa, May 22, 2012 —
The Vietnamese Canadian Federation hosted 'Off The Beaten
Track: Asian Canadians in the Creative Field' at the Library
and Archives Canada. This presentation included a panel of
Asian-Canadian artists from across Canada who spoke about
the challenges and importance of pursuing creative careers.
The speakers included fashion designer Andy The-Anh
(Montreal), jazz singer Peter Liu (Ottawa), visual artist
and independent curator Minh Nguyen (Ottawa), filmmaker and
social activist Paul Nguyen (Toronto), and researcher and
consultant Amanda Parriag (Ottawa).