Lumière Set to Transform Vancouver into a Vivid Display of Illumination this November

Now in its eighth year, Lumière will light up various Vancouver neighbourhoods once again in spectacular fashion. Lumière runs from November 12 – 30, with the illuminated installations best viewed after sunset. Lumière will showcase a range of interactive art installations adding sparkle and excitement to four iconic sites: English Bay, Jim Deva Plaza, Granville Island and Bentall Centre in Downtown Vancouver.

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Lumière Set to Transform Vancouver into a Vivid Display of Illumination this November

Heartwarming Lumière to Set the West End Aglow this November  

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Lumière Vancouver will showcase 7 amazing interactive art installations adding sparkle and excitement to two iconic sites: English Bay and Jim Deva Plaza. Continue reading:
Heartwarming Lumière to Set the West End Aglow this November  

Vancouver Chef in Spotlight on New Reality Series

If you’re from Vancouver, you know that food – diverse, fresh, delicious – is one of the city’s greatest assets.  Now, a new reality TV show promises to showcase one of Vancouver’s preeminent culinary talents to the whole country.

Top Chef Canada, which is based on the popular U.S. Top Chef program, debuts April 11 at 10 p.m. on Food Network Canada.  The program pits 16 of the country’s top chefs against one another in a season-long battle for $100,000 in cash and $30,000 in high-end kitchen equipment.

British Columbia has three representatives in the competition.  There’s Clayton Beadle, chef de partie at Four Seasons in Whistler.  There’s Jamie Hertz, who runs Fusion Bistro out in Nelson.  And then there’s Vancouver’s own Dale Mackay, chef at the acclaimed (and now sadly closed) Lumiere restaurant.

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Vancouver Chef in Spotlight on New Reality Series