November 15, 2014
Mike will be part of WOW Mabuhay's GRAND OPENING today. Mike will be available to chat and sign copies of his latest BOOK 'Mike Grandmaison's Prairie and Beyond'.
WOW Mabuhay, where you can find 'Quality Gifts from Around The World', is situated in the Johnston Terminal at the Forks, where the 'old Xmas store' was located.
Also available at WOW Mabuhay are Mike's series of blank NOTECARDS and and a selection of his PHOTOGRAPHIC PRINTS.
November 9, 2014
'La Cathédrale de Saint-Boniface' and 'Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes' are the first two books to be published in a new book series called 'Lieux et paysages du Manitoba' (loosely translated, it means 'Places and Landscapes of Manitoba'). Over the course of the next few years, many new titles will be added, including 'Le Manitoba' (Manitoba), 'Churchill et les ours polaires' (Churchill and polar bears) and 'Saint-Léon' in the coming year. This series is published by Les Editions des Plaines and Vidacom of Winnipeg, designed by Tetro Design and printed by Friesens in Altona making this a truly 'Manitoba Made' Project. The books are available in both French and English editions.
It is exciting to be collaborating with renowned architect Etienne Gaboury and 'Plaines' president Joanne Therrien in 'La Cathédrale de Saint-Boniface'. The book features fascinating historical facts, archival photos and recent photographs from your truly. 'Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes' is the first of a series of books to honour the many 'French speaking villages in the Province of Manitoba.