SWEATSHOP UNION | Vancouver, BC | Urbnet
The collective, Sweatshop Union, created quite a buzz when it was announced they were coming to Ottawa. All the way from Vancouver, BC, these guys are known for being the hardest working group in the region with over 500 shows under their belt. Their 2004 album Natural Progression was nominated for a Juno and three Western Canadian Music Awards. Building on this they are releasing another full length studio album this spring and have a ton more touring throughout all North America in 2013!
A lifestyle photographer who has cultivated her talent and interest in photography into a passion for capturing special moments in the lives of her clients, and providing them with images to make them smile for a lifetime. Monique graduated with Honours from the Photography program at Algonquin College in 2004, and was published in the 2004 student edition of Photo Life magazine. Her work has been on display at Oh So Good Coffee House, as well as The Buzz Restaurant. Monique is also part of the Basement Artists community, participating in shows at several Ottawa venues, showcasing unique local artists. When she’s not behind the lens or in the edit suite, Monique enjoys seeking inspiration through other creative pursuits including painting, scrapbooking, travelling and the music scene.