Karen Chan Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/2901 en Six drawings capture complexity and humanity on Vancouver's Downtown Eastside http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/thescene/2011/09/01/six-drawings-capture-complexity-and-humanity-vancouvers-downtown-eastside Day 1: 450 Granville Street at West Hastings. I often pass One Tree Coffee on the bus and I&nbsp; see a man with a shock of white hair. He is more of a giant than a man. I try to introduce myself,...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/thescene/2011/09/01/six-drawings-capture-complexity-and-humanity-vancouvers-downtown-eastside" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/thescene/2011/09/01/six-drawings-capture-complexity-and-humanity-vancouvers-downtown-eastside#comments The Scene City Country Music Pub Downtown Eastside DTES Fairmont Hotel HART Project Human Art Randomized Trial Tonye Aganaba Vancouver art Vancouver portraits Thu, 01 Sep 2011 15:47:00 +0000 Karen Chan 8501 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Premier Gordon Campbell's resignation cartoon http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2010/11/05/premier-gordon-campbells-resignation-cartoon http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2010/11/05/premier-gordon-campbells-resignation-cartoon#comments City Gordon Campbell HST politics premier resignation Fri, 05 Nov 2010 14:23:00 +0000 Karen Chan 5311 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Dance, draw and love music at The Drive http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2010/08/30/dance-draw-and-love-music-drive What happens when you add artists, musicians and dancers together and stir the mix? <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2010/08/30/dance-draw-and-love-music-drive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2010/08/30/dance-draw-and-love-music-drive#comments City artists arts ballet Commercial Drive culture Drive Dance Centre Linda Arkelian musicians sculpture Tue, 31 Aug 2010 05:10:00 +0000 Karen Chan 4737 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Local band Kutiapira plays spontaneous show on Granville http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/music/2010/05/25/local-band-kutiapira-plays-spontaneous-show-granville Local band Kutiapira had some spontaneous fun this past weekend performing downtown on Granville. http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/music/2010/05/25/local-band-kutiapira-plays-spontaneous-show-granville#comments Music City Culture Chris Couto Granville Street Jeremy Bryant Kai Buchan Kutapira Sangito Bigelow Street Performing Theo Vincent Visual Kin Graphics Wed, 26 May 2010 00:06:00 +0000 Karen Chan 4026 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Miga to Collect Employment Insurance? http://www.vancouverobserver.com/olympics/2010/03/01/miga-collect-employment-insurance Thank God for Canada's social safety net... http://www.vancouverobserver.com/olympics/2010/03/01/miga-collect-employment-insurance#comments Olympics 2010 Winter Games Tue, 02 Mar 2010 11:14:00 +0000 Karen Chan 3315 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Olympic Cartoon: "Daddy, Why is the Olympic Flame in Jail?" http://www.vancouverobserver.com/olympics/2010/02/19/olympic-cartoon-daddy-why-olympic-flame-jail "It was a bad boy at the Opening Ceremonies." http://www.vancouverobserver.com/olympics/2010/02/19/olympic-cartoon-daddy-why-olympic-flame-jail#comments Olympics cauldron humour Opening Ceremonies Vancouver 2010 Olympic Games Fri, 19 Feb 2010 23:47:00 +0000 Karen Chan 3190 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com The Olympic Commute http://www.vancouverobserver.com/olympics/2010/02/17/olympic-commute Olympic Fans or Fish? Sometimes it's hard to tell when commuting around Vancouver during the 2010 Winter Games... http://www.vancouverobserver.com/olympics/2010/02/17/olympic-commute#comments Olympics City Commuting Olympic Transportation The Bus System Translink Thu, 18 Feb 2010 04:26:00 +0000 Karen Chan 3174 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Who'll Get the Media Spotlight During the 2010 Games, Gordon or Gregor? http://www.vancouverobserver.com/olympics/2010/01/18/wholl-get-media-spotlight-during-2010-games-gordon-or-gregor Gordon's got the mittens, but does Gregor have the Games? Stay tuned over the next weeks as we track the two very different leaders of in cartoons... http://www.vancouverobserver.com/olympics/2010/01/18/wholl-get-media-spotlight-during-2010-games-gordon-or-gregor#comments Olympics City 2010 Olympic Games Gordon Campbell Gregor Robertson political rivalry Mon, 18 Jan 2010 22:34:00 +0000 Karen Chan 2902 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com