This Remembrance Day long weekend turned out to be exceptional. Given the variety of topics that will be covered, it’s probably appropriate to make a list in lieu of the introductory paragraph: 1. Cannons 2. Rainbows 3. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, the video game 4. Recipe for salmon natto yukke 5. Car crash at […]
I was invited by Rebecca Donald to write an essay on her new installation, Without Mountains or Water. It is currently on exhibition at Gallery FUKAI located at 602 E. Hastings Street. It opened April 1, 2011 and walk-in viewings are on Mondays and Wednesdays from April 4-30, 12–4 pm. Poppies in Without […]
Last night I went to a fundraiser in Strathcona. James Johnstone, a house historian, presented over 200 slides on the Old East End. The event benefitted the Strathcona Community Centre Food Security Program. Strathcona has over 17 food related programs that serve food to an average of 200 children daily. Yesterday’s goal was to raise […]
You won’t see Strathcona in the same way again.