Photos from Imagine 2010 – Unveiling of Ilanaaq, the 2010 Vancouver Olympics Emblem

Tonight, Roland and I went to GM Place to catch Imagine 2010 and the unveiling of the new Vancouver 2010 Olympics logo. You can read more about all that over at UrbanVancouver or 2010.DailyVancouver.com. Here’s some photos from the live televised event and from the press conference afterwards. The whole set (60 photos) can be Read More …

Ilanaaq – The Emblem for the 2010 Vancouver Olympics

Ilanaaq, the emblem for the Vancouver 2010 Olympics, was unveiled tonight at Imagine 2010 in Vancouver. What do you think of the mark? Love it? Don’t? Leave a comment! The press release states that it’s a symbol of friendship, hospitality, strength and teamwork. My intial reaction was that I really like it. The colors work Read More …

REMINDER: Vancouver BeerCasting @ Subeez on Thursday April 21

Just a quick reminder that tommorow night is our BeerCasting night. Subeez is sponsoring this time and it would be great to see some new faces. Here’s the details and a link to my original announcement of round 004 of Vancouver BeerCasting. Vancouver BeerCasting Squad Round 4 April 21st, 2005 Subeez Cafe Vancouver 6pm

Edie’s Hat Parisian Hat Gala and Grand Opening at Granville Island

I went with Roland tonight to a fancy hat party put on by Edie of Edie’s Hats here in Vancouver. Everyone looked amazing and it was a lot of fun. It was a Parisian themed party and the hats and the people were very beautiful. Roland and Barb are damn good swing dancers! I hung Read More …

Day 2 of the Western IDSA Annual Conference is Rollin’

After the portfolio review the talks started. Here’s some shots from the morning sessions. Stuart Walker gettin’ philosophical on our asses – Read Stephanies great write-up. Everyone is pretty excited to be here and there is a bit of a buzz in the air. Some visual people absorb information better while they are doing creative Read More …

Eames Demetrious – The Keynote @ Industrial Designers Conference

Last night I caught the keynote address by Eames Demetrious at the annual western conference of the Industrial Designers Society of America. Below are notes and a write-up by Stephanie Munson who is also blogging the event for Core77. “The audience packs into the main auditorium at Emily Carr and are eager and ready to Read More …

Minutes Before the IDSA Western Confernce Kick-Off

Well, the wireless is sketchy, several hundred of us are sharing a couple power outlets, and we’re an hour behind schedule already…. but I’m stoked to be here nonetheless. Tonight is the kick-off of the Industrial Designers Society of America‘s annual western conference in Vancouver BC. I’m here at the Emily Carr Institute of Art Read More …