Warrior II Cocktail

Warrior II Cocktail

DRINKING + DINING

Conquer your post half-marathon thirst with this refreshing twist on the Gin Collins, inspired by the lululemon SeaWheeze and athletes like you. Available exclusively at...

Say “I Do”

Say “I Do”

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From your initial consultation to the big day itself, we will be by your side every step of the way to ensure we turn your...

Dream Job Alert

Dream Job Alert

HEADLINES

In Spring 2017, an exciting new restaurant concept will be opening at Fairmont Pacific Rim. We are seeking talented, passionate and energetic people to join...

Japan Unlayered

Japan Unlayered

WHAT'S ON

From January 27 to February 28, 2017, join Westbank and Peterson Group at Vancouver’s Fairmont Pacific Rim as they host a special exhibition that celebrates...

A Canopy of Lights

A Canopy of Lights

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A canopy of 35,000 small lights now illuminates the eastern side of Fairmont Pacific Rim, creating a boulevard reminiscent of its inspiration, Paris – the...

A Pulse of Its Own

A Pulse of Its Own

WHAT'S ON

This June, a bold reinterpretation of luxury is coming to Fairmont Pacific Rim. Designed for the elite, in-the-know traveller, our new collection of chic Owner’s...

VAG Art Auction 2016

VAG Art Auction 2016

WHAT'S ON

Join the Vancouver Art Gallery for Art Auction 2016, an exclusive evening bringing together valued art collectors, artists and donors in support of the VAG celebrating its...

Marry Me

Marry Me

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Having dressed some of the world’s biggest stars including Halle Berry, Julia Roberts and Katy Perry, MIKAEL D is known for his sexy silhouettes and incredible...

Van Gogh

Van Gogh

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Have you ever dreamed of being so close to a timeless piece of art that you could practically touch it – or better yet, be...

Art Tour Podcast

Art Tour Podcast

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To further fuel an artful passion, Fairmont Pacific Rim invites you to discover the art and artistry of the hotel’s growing international art collection. The self-guided...

Sérielle bi-bleu

Sérielle bi-bleu

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Serielle bi-bleu Guido Molinari, 1967 Sérielle bi-bleu is a series of carefully executed bands of colour producing a subtle optical illusion, causing the flat canvas...

Emily Chambers

Emily Chambers

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The Emily Chambers Band is a fun, energetic, and original Vancouver band. Incorporating funk, soul, R&B and pop, they have a fresh, unique sound that...

Cory Curtis

Cory Curtis

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Cory is a performance professional having toured the world with original artists for a decade as well as being a founding member of the Vancouver...

The Holiday Party

The Holiday Party

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On December 8th, Fairmont Pacific Rim welcomed over 300 friends for an artfully inspired holiday affair complete with a Holt Renfrew fashion show, live musical...

Dave Martone

Dave Martone

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Meet Dave! This Ontario born artist has performed live in countless cities in the US, conducted clinics and has taught for The Berklee School of...

Kaylee Johnston

Kaylee Johnston

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Meet Kaylee Johnston! With over 300 songs written, this Vancouver born pop-artist has spent the last two years perfecting her sound with her production team...

Best Foot Forward

Best Foot Forward

WHAT'S ON

“Like many travel destinations, Fairmont Pacific Rim will have a smartly decorated tall green tree adorning its lobby during the holiday season. But beside it...

Omer Arbel

Omer Arbel

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Omer Arbel is the Creative Director at design firm, Bocci, explores the intrinsic mechanical, physical, and chemical qualities of materials as fundamental departure points for...

NEIGHBOUR | Museum of Anthropology

NEIGHBOUR | Museum of Anthropology

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MOA, Canada’s contemporary museum of world arts and cultures, is a place of extraordinary architectural beauty, provocative programming, and exciting exhibitions. From towering totem poles...

NEIGHBOUR | Museum of Vancouver

NEIGHBOUR | Museum of Vancouver

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The Museum of Vancouver (MOV) creates Vancouver-focused exhibitions and programs that encourage dynamic conversations about what was, is, and can be Vancouver. Permanent exhibitions tell...

Zhang Huan

Zhang Huan

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Zhang Huan was born 1965 in An Yang City, He Nan Province, China. He is based in Shanghai and New York. Zhang Huan began his career...

ARTIST TO WATCH | Rodney Graham

ARTIST TO WATCH | Rodney Graham

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Rodney Graham pulls at the threads of cultural and intellectual history through photography, film, music, performance and painting. He presents cyclical narratives that pop with...

Fred Herzog

Fred Herzog

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Elysium Cleaners, 1958 Clarke Simpkins, 1959 Hastings at Columbia, 1958 Hastings & Seymour, 1958 Untitled, Granville St., 1961 Acclaimed photographer, Fred Herzog is known primarily...

Blackwater Ophelia

Blackwater Ophelia

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Blackwater Ophelia Adad Hannah, 2013 Blackwater Ophelia is a video-recorded tableau vivant inspired by the 1852 painting Ophelia by John Everett Millais. Adad, a New...

Domus Magazine Advertisement

Domus Magazine Advertisement

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Domus Magazine Advertisement Enzo Mari, Italy The large yellow poster at the entrance to giovane recreates an ad for “Giovane Imprenditor” (Young Entreprenuer) that created...

Marble Wall

Marble Wall

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Marble Wall Bianco Statuario Marble, Italy Smooth “book matching style” marble flows through the airy hotel lobby. The Italian Bianco Statuario Marble is sent to...

Rising

Rising

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Rising Zhang Huan, 2012 Zhang Huan is one of today’s leading contemporary artists. His submission sculptural proposal depicted a flock of fluttering birds taking flight...

Fazioli Piano

Fazioli Piano

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Fazioli Piano 2010 Handcrafted in Italy by piano maker Paolo Fazioli, the custom-made piano holds pride-of-place in the hotel’s lobby lounge and features a unique...

McQueen

McQueen

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McQueen Neil Campbell, 2013 Neil Campbell is a Vancouver artist whose site-specific artworks are custom-tailored to individual spaces. In producing his art, Campbell employs bold...

1970 Jaguar XKE

1970 Jaguar XKE

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1970 Jaguar XKE  Even 50 years on, the XKE is still regarded by many car enthusiasts as the most beautiful production car ever made. The...

The Teak Bridge

The Teak Bridge

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The Teak Bridge Inspired by Architect James Cheng, 2010 The Teak Bridge, framed with waterfalls on each side, flanks the main hotel entrance and beckons...

16

16

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16 Bocci 16.480 is a dramatic installation of 480 glass 16’s supported by a set of sitespecific, tree-like minarets. These “trees” rise out of a...

Forest Screen

Forest Screen

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Forest Screen James K.M. Cheng & Adeline Lai, 2010 A photograph of North Vancouver’s majestic rainforest has been brought to life on the perforated steel...

Adad Hannah

Adad Hannah

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Adad Hannah was born in New York in 1971, spent his childhood in Israel and England, and moved to Vancouver in the early 1980’s. He...

Ian Wallace

Ian Wallace

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Ian Wallace is a celebrated artist and teacher, best known as a founding member of what has come to be recognized as the Vancouver school...

Fred Herzog

Fred Herzog

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Fred Herzog, born in 1930 in Stuttgart, Germany, is a photographer known primarily for his photographs of life in Vancouver, BC. Professionally he was a...

Neil Campbell

Neil Campbell

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Neil Campbell was born in 1958 in Saskatchewan, Canada. Neil Campbell’s work engages with physical space to affect our senses, producing both retinal and phenomenological...

Liam Gillick

Liam Gillick

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Liam Gillick was born in 1964 in Aylesbury, UK. He attended Goldsmiths College in London between 1984 and 1987 and has been teaching at Columbia...

James K.M. Cheng

James K.M. Cheng

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James Cheng was born in Hong Kong and educated at the University of Washington and Harvard where he studied with Richard Meier.  Moving to Canada,...

Kristopher James

Kristopher James

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When it comes to navigating the intricacies of the west coast Canadian music scene, it is undeniable that Kristopher James is a seasoned pro. For years...

Austin Nash Park

Austin Nash Park

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Austin Nash Park is a musician, singer, and world traveler. At the young age of 22, Austin has travelled to 80 countries including Belgium, Japan, and...

Martin Acosta

Martin Acosta

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Meet Martin Acosta! This Argentinean born musician grew up in Toronto and has now found himself on Canada’s west coast performing for crowds all over...

Hello Spring

Hello Spring

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On March 4, 2015, we unveiled a new light installation by Bocci in our main hotel entrance. Beginning with a spring fashion show curated by...

Laurell Barker

Laurell Barker

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With the release of her new single GIRLS in 2014, when not showcasing her music at various main stage events and festivals, Laurell Barker can...

Tonye Aganaba

Tonye Aganaba

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Music is our passion and we just love the artists who light up our Lobby Lounge six nights a week. You may recognize the incredible...

NAVEN

NAVEN

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On a trip to California a member of the ownership team was inspired by the designs of NAVEN, a company created by young LA duo...

In Dramatic Fashion

In Dramatic Fashion

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On Wednesday, June 11th, 2014 we had the pleasure of showcasing Catherine Regehr’s Fall collection and Adad Hannah’s unveiling of his latest piece “Blackwater Ophelia”. We...

In Dramatic Fashion

In Dramatic Fashion

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On Wednesday, June 11th friends of Fairmont were invited to an ‘Evening by Design’ celebrating fashion, art and entertainment. Catherine Regehr featured her complete collection...