Rock Ford

This mini-doc, created by our project filmmaker Ramin Eshraghi-Yazdi, tracks the process of conceiving and installing the rock ford artworks on Elbow Island Park. The second in a series of mini-docs following The Wandering Island, this short film documents artists Lane Shordee and Kablusiak, as they work on their stone projects in the Elbow River. You can read more…

Fish + Flood

Elbow Island Park is, currently, not exactly an island. The Alberta Flood of 2013 swallowed Elbow Island, overflowing Glenmore Dam and filling the side-channel of the island with gravel. This exacerbated a process that had begun already, blocking the island’s secondary stream with debris and creating a rocky, mucky riverbed.     Following the flood,…