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Public Salon 18: February 19, 2014

Bal Arneson  |  Bio Rosemary Conder  | Bio Bruno Freschi  | Bio Charles Montgomery  |  Bio Steve Rio  | Bio Crystal Pite  | Bio Kishor Wasan  | Bio Shengtian Zheng  |  Bio

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Sullivan’s Travels: A modest proposal to move back the date of B.C.’s founding by half a century

At the approach to the Dunsmuir viaduct, opposite the Stadium-Chinatown SkyTrain stop, rises the Beatty Street Drill Hall, the Canadian Forces armoury that is home to the city’s oldest military unit, the British Columbia Regiment (Duke of Connaught’s Own). It’s a handsome, unnoticed building in the Baronial style, designed by Canada’s onetime chief architect David […]

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Next Public Salon: November 13, 2013

Join us at the next Public Salon on Wednesday November 13th. Vancouver Playhouse Where the audience is as eclectic as the speakers. 7:30 – 9:00 pm Hear presentations from:   Brian Canfield, Chair of Telus Steve Curtis, Founder of ZAG Group Inc. Hannah Epperson, Musician and Composer Michael Green, Architect and Explorer Grant Lawrence, CBC […]

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Public Salon 16: June 5, 2013

Jonathan Becker  |  bio Alexandra Gill  |  bio Bruce Haden  |  bio David Lemon  |  bio Bettina Matzkuhn  |  bio James Tansey  |  bio Yosef Wosk  |  bio Henry Yu  |  bio

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Public Salon 15: April 3, 2013

Anadi Canepa  |  bio Stanley Coren  |  bio Ilana Labow  |  bio Paul Merrick  |  bio David Robertson  |  bio Alcvin Ryuzen Ramos  |  bio Timothy Taylor  |  bio Dr. John Webb  |  bio

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Next Public Salon: June 5, 2013

Join us at the next Public Salon on Wednesday June 5th. Vancouver Playhouse. Where the audience is as eclectic as the speakers. 7:30 – 9:00 pm Hear presentations from: Jonathan Becker – Social Media Guru Alexandra Gill – Restaurant Critic Bruce Haden – Architect David Lemon – Health Arts Bettina Matzkuhn – Textile Artist and […]

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Public Salon 14: November 7, 2012

Peg Fong  |  bio Wayne Hartrick  |  bio Marjan Jamsaz  |  bio Walter Mustapich  |  bio Steve Pratt |  bio Dr. Roger Shick  |  bio Alan Twigg  |  bio Mark Vessey  |  bio

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Public Salon 13: September 20, 2012

Rick Antonson |  bio Devon Brooks |  bio Rudy Buttignol |  bio Jem Garrard |  bio Tim Laidler |  bio Dr. Gabor Mate |  bio Gina Morris |  bio Peter Tingling |  bio

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Former Vancouver mayor Sam Sullivan welcomes visiting Chinese artists

By Christopher Reynolds, Vancouver Sun  September 22, 2012 6:01 PM VANCOUVER – Former mayor Sam Sullivan inaugurated a week-long exhibition of Chinese art at a downtown Vancouver gallery Saturday, welcoming a visiting delegation of prominent artists to the city. Except the artists were nowhere to be seen. They were still thousands of feet in the […]

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Chinese Art Exhibition and Fundraising Auction

From September 21 – 27, 2012 Global Civic Policy Society will be hosting a group of prominant artists from the Henan Province of China who will exhibiting their artwork at the International Arts Gallery in downtown Vancouver. This is the group’s inaugural visit to Canada and the exhibition will include an opening ceremonies on Saturday, […]

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