Bavarian Artist on the North Shore

Paul Buten Loves Nature Paul Buten has lived on the North Shore since 1970 and has a great appreciation for “clouds and the quality of air and light” all around him, which often inspires him to get out his oil paints and to create something. Paul Buten lives and paints in Deep Cove, British Columbia. His […]

Poetry Video about Fashion Week Designers

Vancouver Fashion Week 2016 Story For some reason i was inspired to create a video where I was going to share my story about the many different fashion designers I met in poetry form. I have always loved poetry, but haven’t written any for years.  This year, it all came back to me and I […]

Berlin Connection – VanFashionWeek2016 Part 2

Featuring Designer Danny Reinke 1.  Wo sind sie aufgewachsen und wo wohnen sie jetzt? Aufgewachsen bin ich in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern in einem kleinem Fischerdorf Namens Mönkebude. Derzeit lebe und arbeite ich in Berlin. 2.  Wie kamst du zu deinem Beruf als Designer? Als ich als Kind eine Ausschreibung einer Kunsthochschule zu dem Thema „Kunst am Menschen“ gesehen […]

Berlin Connection to VanFashionWeek2016

There are two people born in Berlin and one who started out in Hamburg, but worked in Berlin, at this year’s 27th Vancouver Fashion Week. I will be writing about Scarlett Bruns, president and agent of Leo Management, first of all. Scarlett Bruns 1. Where are you from? I grew up in Berlin, near Lichterfelde […]

Hong Kong Designer; German Story

Grace C. Y. Lam from Hong Kong, Brisbane, and Vancouver Hong Kong, China – Grace C.Y. Lam Womenswear label is releasing “Beethoven, a collection of hybrid evening ready-to-wear with fabric manipulations for Autumn/Winter 2016/2017.  It comprises of loose solid black silhouette with the use of rich fabrics, raw edges and hand embellishments to create a […]

Seeking German Immigrants in Vancouver

Ladeneröffnung, Anmeldung, Greeencard-Antrag, Jobsuche, Castings, Shows, usw Lieber deutscher Mikrokosmos, für ein bekanntes Auswandererformat im deutschen Fernsehen bin ich aktuell auf der Suche nach Auswanderern bzw. bereits Ausgewanderten. Ich suche derzeit nette Menschen, die sich gern bei besonderen Erreignissen ihres Alltags von der Kamera begleiten lassen würden (Ladeneröffnung, Anmeldung, Greeencard-Antrag, Jobsuche, Castings, Shows, usw.) Keine […]

German Photographer Jochen Lempert

Arriving in Vancouver in May 2016!   Celebrated German photographer Jochen Lempert will be coming to Vancouver in May to attend the grand opening reception of his exhibit held on Friday May 6th, 7-9pm all welcome. Hamburg Native Jochen Lempert will be staying in Vancouver for at least 3 days to meet Art lovers from the […]

100 Year Anniversary of ASO (Switzerland)

All Swiss Living Abroad are Invited This is a letter (in German only) from the “Auslandschweizer-Organization” (Swiss living abroad) for all Swiss living in Canada, US, Australia and other parts of the world: Sehr geehrte Damen und Herren  Wir freuen uns, Ihnen die offizielle Eröffnung des Jubliäumsjahres der Auslandschweizer-Organisation (ASO) bekanntgeben zu dürfen. Die 1916 […]