15 Mar 2019

Kassandra Taylor

i. I work as a: By day, I work as a social media marketer for artisans in the Vancouver community, and by night I am the jewelry designer behind Amara Blue Designs, a company that primarily specializes in personalized jewelry. ii. I do this creative work because: I do this

12 Mar 2019

Michelle Olson

i. I work as a: Choreographer/Performer   ii. I do this creative work because: It is fulfilling and I am excited and happy to always be given the opportunity to express my thoughts/ideas and emotions through performance and dance.   iii. Personal qualities that help me in my work are:

10 Mar 2019

An Anvil @ Leg-In-Boot

We’re lucky. We get to see an anvil – Maskull Lasserre’s Acoustic Anvil (A Small Weight to Forge The Sea) – when we visit False Creek’s Leg-in-Boot Square. Our predecessors weren’t so lucky. In the late 1800s, visitors to the square, then home to a police station, would have found

08 Mar 2019

Ron McKinlay

i. I work as a I am the Chef de Cuisine of Canoe Restaurant here in Toronto. ii. I do this creative work because: Cooking just makes sense to me. I know it sounds cliché, but it might have something to do with why I was a happy-chubby kid (my

05 Mar 2019

Drew Burnham +

Once again, Drew Burnham’s show is sold out before it has even started. This talented North Vancouver artist, whose meticulous work is collected across the world, has been selling out shows for more than 15 years. Burnham’s current show, Ultramarine, runs from March 9 to the 23rd at the Bau-Xi

03 Mar 2019

Susie Keef Smith + Lula Mae Graves

Talk about fearless. With a six shooter and bags stuffed with cameras, cousins Susie Keef Smith (born 1900) and Lula Mae Graves (born 1908) set off into the California desert to take postcard photographs. Sometimes they rode in their Model T Ford. Other times, they’d hunt for shots by burro

01 Mar 2019

Tamarack Farms

Some of the most beautiful breakfast sweets come fresh from our Canadian farms – marmalade, jam, jellies, maple syrup, edible flowers. You’ll find a particularly delicious array from Tamarack Farms, thanks to the hard work of Nancy and Richard Self, their children, and Tamarack team. We’re delighted to chat to

26 Feb 2019

La Quinta In Bloom

Under the bright, bright blue sky and the dry heat of the desert sun, the gardens of La Quinta must fight for attention. Much respect to the gardeners and homeowners whose hard work brings the beauty down to earth.    

24 Feb 2019

Kayla Dunbar

i. I work as a: Director • ii. I do this creative work because: Well, I definitely don’t do it for the money! I love it. It’s important, and exciting. • iii. Personal qualities that help me in my work are: I have a spirit of collaboration, I can communicate

22 Feb 2019

Milstein In Toronto

Talented Photographer Jeffrey Milstein – whom we profiled in December – is mounting a show at the Bau-Xi Toronto from March 9th to 23rd. Entitled AERIALS and shot from a helicopter, the exhibit will include photographs of transport vehicles and iconic sites like Versailles, Times Square, the Empire State Building and the