Archive for the Vancouver 2010 Olympics Tag

Vancouver Art: The Drop

This is a lovely sculpture outside Vancouver’s convention centre overlooking Burrard Inlet. Titled The Drop, it “pays homage to the element of water and the untamable forces of nature which are omnipresent in Vancouver.” It’s by the German public art group Inges Idee, four artists – Hans Hemmert, Axel Lieber, Thomas Schmidt and George Zey, and it’s their first installation
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Vancouver Olympics: The Art of the Downtown East Side

In Vancouver and want to see something other than the Games? World Tea Party, by Bryan Mulvihill. Image: bright-light.ca You would undoubtedly be in the minority,  but you would have a lot to choose from. Bright Light is an interesting-sounding initiative between the City of Vancouver and a number of arts organizations in the Downtown East Side. Projects range from
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