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June 2007
The Canadiana Fund adds donation of art from the Estate of Toni Onley for Canadaís official residences, including the Prime Ministerís residence, and the Governor Generalís residence.

 
July 2007
Outdoor conservation team attempts rescue of totems damaged during windstorm in January. Sculptural elements are extracted successfully, but more extensive damage to support columns is discovered.

 
August 2007
Jay begins conducting video making workshop for federal maximum security inmates, creating documentary of mural painting.

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HIS STORY

TO THE VALLEY OF THE SUN
1992

Producer, Director
10 Minute Fine Arts Video


I am interested in what I clumsily think of as the logical positivism of Confucian thought.In these words I see fragments of a road map for community growth and personal maturing; it is a means to begin to comprehend disaster - in balance with the very real presence of serendipity....

AND THE WORD WAS GOD
1998

Co-Director
14 Minute Video
Produced by Ruby Truly


This one got started when I was studying Cree in Ann Anderson's class at Grant McKuen college in Edmonton. The only text available at that time was the one the evangelist missionaries used. Although in my teens at that time....

5000 YEARS OF GOOD ADVICE
1987

Producer, Director
14 Minute Video
Co-Produced with Mary-Ann Liu


Based on Confucius' stone tables, the only authenticated works that have survived the ravages of time, 5000 Years is a hard look at militarism, at progress and decay. The text is delivered in Mandarin, Fukienese, Cantonese, and finally English.....

 
   
   
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