Bringing connection and validated
self expression to our city.
Originally from Poland, Beata Kacy is the creator and founder of Soigné and Octopus Studios and it’s 20 resident artists.
Andrew Neufeld is the Executive Director of Alongside You, and Clinical Faculty at the University of British Columbia in the Department of Psychiatry.
Meg Neufeld is the Creative Arts Director of Alongside You, an integrated health clinic. She is a cultural anthropologist and a mixed-medium artist.
Creative Arts Facilitator
Meltem's Wall of Love was the inspiration for this project. She is an international marketing and event planner. She has run events in Dubai, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, USA, and Canada.
PR and Marketing
Ani is a senior software development executive and strong advocate for diversity and inclusion.