For The Record: Queer Art Spaces

The Queer Arts Festival is celebrating it’s 10th anniversary and the opening of a new gallery. (Queer Arts Festival)

Vancouver is going to be home to one of the first queer art galleries in Canada.

Emily Bailey from the Queer Arts Festival says in 2018 the country still has a long way to go.

“We definitely have to recognize that just because we have marriage equality in Canada that doesn’t mean we’ve made the kind of progress we need in terms of acceptance, respect, or inclusion of queer lives in public spaces,” said Bailey.

To hear more about the emerging queer art scene in Vancouver, listen to the full interview below.