Inside ZOOM

True North

True North

ZOOM’s creator, Edmund Arceo, took a train trip across Canada this Spring to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary and to have a closer look at this tapestry that makes up our country. He’d like to share some of his impressions with us.

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Dean Van’t Schip

Dean Van't Schip

Dean Van’t Schip gives us everything—everything that matters in a shot: stillness, movement, detail, panorama, colour, texture.

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Pia Sillem

Pia Sillem

Pia’s beautifully wrought ceramic pieces celebrate the form, composition, and slow, deliberate movement of the natural world around us.

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Being Canadian

Being Canadian

The consul then looked up, smiled, and offered a handshake: “Welcome to Canada!” It was almost twenty years ago, but I still get emotional when I recall those words by the Canadian Embassy official in Manila, and the final interview that made Canada my new home.

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Colours of Canada

Colours of Canada

The Sunshine Coast Arts Council unveils “50 Canadian Things” in the Doris Crowston Gallery at the Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, August 2―20.

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Chamber Music Festival

Chamber Music Festival

For the past twelve summers, beautiful things have happened on the third weekend of August in the Music School overlooking the Government Wharf in Madeira Park.

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Power of Paint

Power of Paint

The Power of Paint is the perfect name for this impressive yearly exhibition by a group of friends and colleagues known as Eleven Equal Artists. Energy is the first impression and synergy is the second.

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Peggy Collins

Peggy Collins

Who hasn’t marvelled at the tabby cat’s unique and mesmerizing stripes or the wonderful splattering of liver-coloured spots on a pointer, or really looked into the eyes of an animal and seen unexpected depth?

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Moorestock

Moorestock

This is a store you can spend some time in. It’s casual, comfortable, country-cottage, earthy; it’s the quality stuff people really wear.

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Fun Summer Adventures

Fun Summer Adventures

What will it be today? When you’re spoiled, absolutely spoiled for choice, how do you decide on your day’s activities?

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Use and Re-use

ZOOM is printed in British Columbia using FSC-certified paper. We know that you like to keep copies of ZOOM, but old issues may also be used by schoolchildren as material for making collages, paper crafts and other art projects!

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