August 4, 2015

A Visionary’s Vision: His Story

For Ian Gillespie of Westbank, it isn’t necessarily about the quantity of projects produced, it’s the quality. There’s many artists in the world who have created […]
March 20, 2015

Hello Spring ’16’ Unveil

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 luxury […]
March 15, 2015

“16” by Bocci – The light.

““The gratifying thing about this project is to see a spark from the past finally realized,” Arbel says. That spark has grown into the glow of 16’s […]
March 14, 2015

Bocci Unveils Mesmerizing, Forest-Like Installation

“The permanent installation marks the latest in a series of public art pieces located around the city of Vancouver, much of which are spearheaded by the […]
March 14, 2015

Canadian design firm Bocci lights up the Vancouver sky

“Hotel owner, developer and founder of real-estate giant Westbank, Ian Gillespie, is known for integrating art and architecture in all his projects, saying it not only […]
March 14, 2015

In The Mix: Art collection at the Fairmont Pacific Rim

The art collection at Vancouver’s Fairmont Pacific Rim hotel has a deeper purpose than just filling the space at the hotel. Sonia Beeksma has more on […]
March 5, 2015

Hello Spring

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 luxury […]
December 10, 2014

NAVEN

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 Kim […]
October 12, 2014

Jason Matlo’s 10 Year Anniversary

In October 2014, we hosted Jason Matlo’s 10 year anniversary fashion show complete with a 100 ft mirrored runway and backdrop to create a “very upscale, […]
June 15, 2014

In Dramatic Fashion

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 hope […]