SEEN IN VANCOUVER #575 | ‘The Good Spirit’ Metaphysical Shop Ready To Open In Gastown

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #575 | ‘The Good Spirit’ Metaphysical Shop Ready To Open In Gastown

by Michelle Sproule | The Good Spirit opens Friday (tomorrow) at 309 Cambie Street. The “tastefully curated, modern, metaphysical boutique” comes to Gastown from the effervescent Savannah Olsen of the much-loved Old Faithful Shop around the corner. I stopped in to find out a little more about the concept just as the paper was coming off the windows. The idea of The Good Spirit is to offer a focused selection of tools to aid in personal spiritual development along with a tarot… more 

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #574 | The Zenga Bros’ Oddball Creativity Detailed In New Film Trailer

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #574 | The Zenga Bros’ Oddball Creativity Detailed In New Film Trailer

Check out the extended trailer for Tall Bike Tour: Part 1 - Visions and Dreams, the new film from the Zenga Bros. It not only provides something of a window… more 

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #573 | Eastside Flea’s New Main St. Address Launching Friday Night

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #573 | Eastside Flea’s New Main St. Address Launching Friday Night

This weekend will see Eastside Flea's highly anticipated first market in their new home in the old Ellis Building at 1024 Main Street (between Campagnolo and… more 

1,000 COOL THINGS ABOUT VANCOUVER | The View Of The City From This East Van Alley

1,000 COOL THINGS ABOUT VANCOUVER | The View Of The City From This East Van Alley

by Michelle Sproule | Though it's not a typical picture postcard view of Vancouver (in the same way that, say, the vistas from Fairview Slopes or Jericho… more 

1,000 COOL THINGS ABOUT VANCOUVER | Its Scattered ‘Living Fossil’ Monkey Puzzle Trees

1,000 COOL THINGS ABOUT VANCOUVER | Its Scattered ‘Living Fossil’ Monkey Puzzle Trees

There's something delightfully alien and transportively prehistoric about Monkey Puzzle trees, which are dotted around the city like so many rare jewels. The… more 

PUT A DOT ON IT | A Sculpture From Kuh Del Rosario’s New Pop-Up Show ‘Against Nature’

PUT A DOT ON IT | A Sculpture From Kuh Del Rosario’s New Pop-Up Show ‘Against Nature’

by Avalon Mott | If you've ever had the pleasure of coming across a Kuh Del Rosario sculpture before, you have seen art intersecting with science in a truly… more 

PUT A DOT ON IT | ‘RyutenJi’ Ceramic & Photo Pairing By Glenn Lewis – Now At Franc Gallery

PUT A DOT ON IT | ‘RyutenJi’ Ceramic & Photo Pairing By Glenn Lewis – Now At Franc Gallery

by Avalon Mott | Last week, Franc Gallery (formerly known as Initial Gallery), opened the doors of their new space at 1654 Franklin Street. Inclusive of WAAP,… more 

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #572 | Forty Year Old Film Shows How Little Our City Has Changed

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #572 | Forty Year Old Film Shows How Little Our City Has Changed

by Andrew Morrison | The summer of 1976 was the first one that I truly remember. We lived on Trafalgar St. in Kitsilano, and we spent a lot of time at the… more 

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #571 | ‘MashUp: The Birth Of Modern Culture’ Preview At The VAG

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #571 | ‘MashUp: The Birth Of Modern Culture’ Preview At The VAG

by Nicole Arnett & Monique Nicholas | MashUp: The Birth of Modern Culture opens Saturday Feb. 20th at the Vancouver Art Gallery. Taking on the formidable… more 

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #570 | How YVR Was Occupied By Nazi Germany & Imperial Japan

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #570 | How YVR Was Occupied By Nazi Germany & Imperial Japan

You might recall how parts of Chinatown, Shaughnessy, Olympic Village, the North Shore, UBC, and New West were Deadpooled last summer to shoot scenes for the… more 

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #569 | Inside The Huge Main Street Space Soon To Host Eastside Flea

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #569 | Inside The Huge Main Street Space Soon To Host Eastside Flea

by Andrew Morrison & Michelle Sproule | Last week we took a good long look inside the labyrinth at 1024 Main Street between the Ivanhoe and Campagnolo. The… more 

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #568 | Locating The Rarest Bird In Canada In Under Eight Minutes

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #568 | Locating The Rarest Bird In Canada In Under Eight Minutes

by Andrew Morrison | Somewhere in the mess of branches above, camouflaged among the distractingly active song sparrows, fox sparrows, white crowned sparrows,… more 

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #567 | A Buttery Day In The Life Of ‘Cadeaux Bakery’ On Powell Street

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #567 | A Buttery Day In The Life Of ‘Cadeaux Bakery’ On Powell Street

We've been big fans of Eleanor C. Waterfall's baking since she launched her Cadeaux Bakery on Powell Street back in 2011. This short film takes us inside… more 

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