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pink and blue
22 Jan 2017

Art in Protest

Women and men were out in their pink hats yesterday – in D.C., New York, here in Vancouver, all across the world, marching for rights. Parents and their children hoisted signs for human rights, civil rights, fundamental freedoms. How remarkable to see masses of people coming together peacefully to defend their core

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Year of the rooster
20 Jan 2017

Year of the Rooster

As the Lunar New Year approaches on January 28th, Vancouver is getting ready to celebrate the Year of the Rooster. Over the next week, there will be all sorts of events around the city. The beautiful Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Garden – voted World’s  Top City Garden by National Geographic – is

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The Brad Hill Header
17 Jan 2017

Brad Hill

Carastan Malt. Caramunich Malt. Vienna Malt. Crystal Malt. ‘Crush all dark malts into a decoction kettle.’ ‘Crush pale malts into a main mash tun.’ ‘Sparge the mash gently.’ Any recipe that includes seven types of malt and the word ‘sparge’ deserves our full attention. We come to this recipe for

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40 Artists
15 Jan 2017

40 Vancouver Artists

This year, with Vancouver Special, the Vancouver Art Gallery is re-introducing its exhibition of local, contemporary artists. Every three years, they will select a group of Vancouver artists, many of whom are emerging. For the 2016 exhibition, Ambivalent Pleasures, Co-curators Daina Augaitis and Jesse McKee visited ninety studios and galleries in order

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