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Leanne Christie painting of road works and caterpillar diggers

Big boys room – Sam’s Collection

Sam’s collection and a big boy’s room painting.  Sam and his mother were in the process of metamorphosing his bedroom into that of a big boy’s room and with this came the consideration of what would adorn his walls.  They had hoped to find me during their visit to the Granville Island Public Market,  and the […]

Continue Reading By on July 3, 2013 in Urban, vancouver
Painting by Vancouver Artist, Leanne Christie of Jack Chow's Insurance on East Pender st, China Town, Vancouver, BC

Jack Chow’s insurance. Oil on canvas. 30″ x 40″

Sam Kee building which now houses Jack Chow’s insurance, one of the first monochromatic paintings. Ripley’s and the Guiness Book of World records has declared this the world’s narrowest building.  The view from the corner of Carrall and Pender street in Vancouver’s China Town is one of the most iconographic.  The Sun building, the gates […]

Continue Reading By on June 4, 2013 in archives, artists reserve, china town, cyclists