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Public Salon Wednesday May 14th

Join us on Wednesday May 14th for Sam Sullivan’s 19th Public Salon at the Vancouver Playhouse. If you missed the February 19th Public Salon all of the presenters videos are now online. Go to Public Salon and click on past Public Salons. Check our website for the May 14th list of speakers. Tickets can be […]

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Next Public Salon – February 19th, 2014 – Vancouver Playhouse

Join us on Wednesday February 19th, 2014 for Sam Sullivan’s Public Salon. We will be featuring Bal Arneson, the Spice Goddess, Rosemary Conder, an Elephant Advocate and Caregiver, Bruno Freschi, Architect, Charles Montgomery the author of The Happy City, Choreographer Crystal Pite,  and Dancers from her Company Kidd Pivot,  Steve Rio, A Social Change Digital […]

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2014 Public Salon dates

Join us for the next Public Salons Wednesday February 19th, 2014. May 14th, 2014. Vancouver Playhouse

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CBC The Early Edition interview with Sam Sullivan and Modernize Tailors Oct. 31, 2013

Elaine Chau interviews Bill Wong and Sam Sullivan on the 100th anniversary of Modernize Tailors, the most iconic tailor shop in Vancouver’s Chinatown.

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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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Greeting Fluency Salon – Wednesday September 25th, 2013

Learn some of the Greeting Phrases and Cultural Insights of your neighbours. Wednesday September 25th 2013 3:00 – 4:30 pm followed by light refreshments Performance Centre at the Roundhouse Community Centre 181 Roundhouse Mews Vancouver BC Admission $10 cash at the door. Doors open at 2:30 pm

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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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Next Public Salon: April 3, 2013

Join us for the first of three Public Salons in 2013. Wednesday April 3rd at the Vancouver Playhouse. We are looking forward to introducing you to particle physicist Anadi Canepa, dog psychologist Stanley Coren, urban farmer Ilana Labow, architect Paul Merrick, scholar of Narivie languages David Robertson, Shakuhachi Master Alcvin Ryuzen Ramos, author Timothy Taylor […]

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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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