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Exposure Photo Festival 2016 – Banff and Canmore

One of the highlights of our Family Day long weekend in the Canadian Rockies was viewing six photo exhibitions listed in the Exposure Photo Festival 2016 calendar of events. See some of our favourites and learn about the surprising commonality between projects by two different photographers – Jeremy Fokkens and Harry Palmer, both from Calgary.

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Close up of tree sculpture in progress

Paul Reimer, Blacksmith-Artist

Last Saturday, Canada House Gallery in Banff hosted its 7th Annual Dynamic Demo Day exhibition. Seven featured artists were on hand, creating new pieces right at the gallery. This talented group included Paul Reimer, founder and owner of Reimer & Co. Architectural Blacksmiths. Paul did some great work for our big, home renovation project. His…

Fraser McGurk, Canmore Artist

We’ve just about accumuated as much furniture as we’re going to for our Canmore getaway, so this weekend we started thinking about how great it would be to find a piece of art to display over the fireplace. Our timing was good; when we went into town to pick up some groceries we stopped in…