R.I.P Irene Howard (1922 – 2023)

“Irene Howard (left) wrote an important bio of  the first woman to be elected to Vancouver City Council. But she is probably best known for the memoir about her immigrant mining family.FULL STORY



C is for Croll

February 25th, 2022

Jennifer Croll’s Art Boozel: Cocktails Inspired by Modern and Contemporary Artists (Chronicle Books $27.95) combines over 50 artist profiles with cocktail recipes inspired by each artist. For example, Frida Kahlo is matched with a tequila-watermelon concoction. Think Andy Warhol and tomatoes, Gustav Klimt and golden turmeric and Georgia O’Keefe with flower syrup. It’s a boozy romp through art history with illustrations by Kelly Shami, an artist and jewelry designer who lives in New York City. 9781797202983

Photo by Rebecca Blisset.

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