Category Archives: Open House

June 09

Power Ball: 21 Club@The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery-Thurs.,June 6th,2019

Photography By A.J.Lam and BKonthescene. It was the 21st edition of The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery’s annual event, Power Ball, and party-goers played in the shadows, experienced dim lights and enjoyed a neon night, as The Power Plant transformed into an illicit prohibition-era speakeasy for one night only. The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery […]

February 27

AI WEIWEI-UNBROKEN@GARDINER MUSEUM-THURS.,FEB.28th-SUN.,JUNE 9th,2019

By A.J.Lam & BK on the SCENE We were invited on Wednesday for the Friends and Young Patrons Day Preview at Gardiner Museum for an exclusive showing of the exhibition before it opened to the public on Thursday, Feb.28th. As one of the world’s most influential artists and human rights activists, as well as one […]

February 06

Georgia Aquarim In Atlanta During Superbowl 53-Tues.,February 5th,2019

12 years after opening up, the Georgia Aquarium revealed expansion plans for a new gallery featuring sharks — one of the most misunderstood species in the ocean — to open in late fall of 2020. An extension of the Aquarium’s conservation and education efforts, the new experience will help guests have a deeper appreciation for […]

February 03

Berkeley Events Open House – Tuesday, January 29, 2019

by Sally Warburton Berkeley Events Open House was an opportunity to check out the 5 Berkeley event venues. Each of the Berkeley venues has its own unique personality. They should all be seen before making a decision for a special occasion… and this was the perfect way of discovering them. All conveniently located in downtown […]

January 30

24th ANNUAL LA ART SHOW DRAWS OVER 70,000 PATRONS@LA Convention Center’s West Hall-January 23 – 27, 2019

It was “THE MOST DIVERSE SURVEY OF ART IN THE WORLD” From First Time Art Buyers  to Celebrity Art Collectors, the LA Art Show Continues to Bring New & Lifelong Art Enthusiasts to the Nation’s Fastest Growing Arts Capital. From January 23 – 27, 2019, fair-goers packed the LA Convention Center’s West Hall to attend […]

January 23

Wedding Open House@One King West Hotel & Residence, Toronto Sunday, January 20, 2019

Words&Photography By Sally Warburton & A.J.Lam Not even the frigidly cold weather stopped those interested in the Wedding Open House at One King West Hotel & Residence, Toronto.  Brides and grooms to be, couples, wedding parties, family members, wedding planners were all there to take in every detailabout weddings. The spectacular, welcoming entry stairs were […]

October 21

Introducing: Bois & Cuir Toronto Yorkville Village home to the first Toronto location of the Montreal-based furniture retail chain@55 Avenue Road-Wed.,Oct.17th,2018

Images by A.J.Lam and Sarah Babineau Montreal-based home furnishing store, Bois & Cuir, was proud to announce the official grand opening of its first Toronto location in Yorkville Village (55 Avenue Road) on Wednesday. The latest location, offered a progressive selection of home furnishings, lighting, and accessories; featuring a wide range of styles that reflects the […]

October 04

Escape Manor@383 King St. West-Wed.,Oct.3rd,2018

By A.J.Lam We were invited to the new Escape Manor location on King Street West. – Toronto’s newest escape room venue that offers a chance to go against a series of puzzles Escape Manor, officially opening Friday as the Toronto flagship of the Ottawa-born company , will feature four escape rooms, axe throwing, board games and a […]

August 21

Virtual Reality for Seniors at Yee Hong@ Yee Hong Centre for Geriatric Care has launched a new Virtual Reality for Seniors (VRS) Program-Mon.,Aug.20th,2018

. Funded by the government of Ontario through the Seniors Community Grant Program, this virtual reality program is the first of its kind and aims to provide a platform where seniors can learn to use virtual reality technology and engage with others in their community. Unlike the therapeutic focus of other virtual reality initiatives in […]

June 26

Veuve Clicquot, Canada’s most popular champagne, Presents – “Yelloweek” -Thursday, June 21st to Sunday, June 24th, 2018 @Clicquot Café, 146 Ossignton Ave.

By Kimberly Samnang photography by A.J. Lam and Anoulone Souphommanychanh Veuve Clicquot, Canada’s most popular champagne, brought Yelloweek back for the sixth consecutive year. We were invited to an exclusive media preview on Wednesday, June 20th, 2018.   This year, Veuve Clicquot launched the first-ever pop-up: Café Clicquot, inspired by Madame Clicquot’s passion for embracing life and […]

June 25

Italian Contemporary Film Festival&The Moda Fashion Event(ICFF)-Thurs.,June 14th-Fri.,June 22nd,2018

By Kimberly Samnang & Photography By A.J.Lam Inaugurated as a grassroots non-profit film festival in 2012, the Italian Contemporary Film Festival has grown to become one of the largest Italian film festivals outside of Italy. Each year, the ICFF is proud to present an inspiring lineup – the best from newly released Italian and international […]

June 17

The Art of Banksy” Curated by Steve Lazarides @213 Sterling Rd. – Tues., June 12th, 2018

We had the privilege to attend a special afternoon Preview for – “The Art of Banksy” Curated by Steve Lazarides, followed by the Opening Party night party with an attendance of  over 1000 guests. On hand were – Corey Ross, President & CEO, Starvox Exhibits Michel Boersma, Senior Vice President Family Entertainment & Theatre, Live Nation. Steve Lazarides, Curator […]

June 03

Italian National Day: Castello Italia at Casa Loma – Sun., June 3rd,2018

By Nicholas Chan and BK on the SCENE Historical Casa Loma was the location for this annual tradition, Toronto’s premiere heritage attraction, was transformed into an authentic Italian Piazza complete with art installations by Italian-Canadian artists to celebrate this yearly event. There was live entertainment featuring local and international artists, a culinary feast by Toronto’s […]

May 20

The Spring Beer Festival @ Fort York Garrison-Sat.,May 19th-Sun.,May 20th,2018

The Spring Beer Festival was back to celebrate our love of the best known cold refreshment!. Rain didn’t dampen the spirits of the attendees this weekend. Taking place at Fort York Garrison on the May Two-Four weekend (May 19th and 20th), all the best known names in brewers were there offering a wide selection of […]

May 20

TASTEMASTERS @EVERGREEN BRICKWORKS – Sat., May 19th, 2018

With the Tastemasters taking place last weekend, what was my favourite item on the menu? The Cricket bars! Yes, delicious, packed with protein and minimal sugar. Also, the Pomengrande Ice Tea and specialty chocolates was a crowd favourite. Guests who purchased an “All-inclusive ticket” were able to sample away and enjoy from chefs, restaurants, wineries, […]