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Jasem Qaisi - Heyday

Posted by Negar Khatami on

On July 28th we opened the doors of our gallery to a new found, hidden gem of an artist, Jasem Qaisi. Jasem is a painter from Iraq that I had the opportunity to meet a few weeks ago in our gallery during our second anniversary event on June 2nd.  Learning that he is from Iraq, ignited my curiosity as I had never met anyone from the country that we were in war with for nearly 8 years in the late 80's. Over the years, as a result of the war, I had created a big grudge and skewed perception of all...

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What a fun Day!

Posted by Negar Khatami on

I've been dying to put this post up for you. I had such a fun day at Bloedel Conservatory for Mother's Day. They know how to put a great event on, and did they ever make it happen! We arrived in the morning for set up and little did we know that this lovely lady, Sinfor Wong, had everything under control, and greeted us with her beautiful smile and lead us in. She is one of the top event planners in Vancouver and we got the opportunity to chat with her during her busy day. I am hoping that she...

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Exquisite Lines

Posted by Negar Khatami on

I am thrilled to announce that Katami Designs is presenting 'Exquisite Lines' a series of artwork by Rachael Ashe, a multi-talented local artist. This exhibition begins on May 7, 2015 at 6:30pm and will be on until Mid June.  If you are planning on joining us on the reception night on May 7th or any time after, make sure you read this biography on Rachael. In my opinion, Rachael is a very modest, down to earth and super friendly artist, when secretly she carries all these accomplishments under her belt. I have to admit that when I saw her artwork for the first time,...

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