Art


Notable Destination: Napa Valley

Notable Destination: Napa Valley

About 20 minutes from downtown Napa, Highway 29 rolls right into St Helena – a town that is full-on fine Main Street Americana. Drive a little further north and old-west-meets–bohemian-art culture in Calistoga. So after many years of wanting to...
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Behind the Canvas: Secrets of Notable Artists

From Salvador Dali's first meeting with Andy Warhol to Jackson Pollock's booze-fuelled rage, we're going behind the canvas to reveal some of what you probably don't know about the world's most fascinating artists
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Art 101 for the Young Professional: The Modern Period

Modern art is probably the most sought after and recognized in today’s art market. Not only can it spice up a room, but it sparks a cultured debate around whether a painting’s lines mean happiness or despair. Chosen accordingly to hot topics, it is important to know the ins and outs of each term before adding each to your conversational arsenal.
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The Tutu Project: Ballet, Fashion and Art

In this week's column, our style expert Hannah Yakobi shares all about The Tutu Project by the National Ballet of Canada that combines style, creativity and a real flair of art. Here's why you should definitely check it out
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Art 101 for the Young Professional: Basics

Incase you skipped art class throughout high school or have been forced to take interest through constant museum visits in your YP life, here's a quick rundown that will make you a superstar in an on-the-spot conversation about art
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The Art of Living

Think about the world stage; politics, government, law, medicine, education, international relations. In these fields of endeavors, have individuals been inspired by art to think outside of the box? Artistic awareness might rank right up there with golf and tennis in terms of influential networking
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Vancouver Artist Paints Her Way Through Weekend

We hung out in the lobby of Vancouver's Four Seasons this past weekend to check out contemporary artist Zoë Pawlak hard at work as part of the Artist in Residence Program. The opportunity came at just the right time for Zoë as she prepares for her first show in four years
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FAT 2012: Fashion, Art, Creative Force

After attending one of the most colourful and artistic events of the year – |FAT| Arts & Fashion Week – our fashion expert Hannah Yakobi relives the event and covers all of the notable highlights in her latest column
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Tel Talk Set to Revitalize the Telephone Booth

Traditional telephone booths have become a thing of the past as a result of ever-emerging communications technology and will likely become obsolete in the near future. Unless there's a way to save them – not by using them for the original purpose, but through art
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