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A LOOK back at LOOK2016 for Contemporary Calgary

Nov 02, 16 // EventsPeopleWork

October 22nd saw the third annual LOOK fundraising gala take place at the former Calgary Planetarium for our good friends at Contemporary Calgary. Hosted by Laney Lui and featuring a conversation between Steve Martin and Adam Gopnick, it was the … Read More

There’s Art. And then there’s VivianeArt.

Sep 16, 16 // EventsPeopleWork

WAX would like to Congratulate Viviane Mehr on the opening of VivianeArt, Calgary’s newest contemporary art gallery. After several years as a partner in Barbara Edwards Contemporary gallery, Viviane and her team have rebranded as VivianeArt and are striking … Read More

Beakerhead is coming. But their new website is already here.

Jun 13, 16 // EventsWork

Beakerhead is an annual weeklong event billed as a smash up of art, science and engineering. And now, it’s a new website designed and developed by the techies in our digital department. Check it out here and keep checking … Read More

Hot Work. Hot Off The Press.

Apr 27, 16 // EventsWork

We don’t know who said print was dead but we’re 100% sure they weren’t a designer. So to all you anti-printers out there, stop trying to push your paperless agenda on us and instead marvel at the creativity on display … Read More

WHAT CAME FIRST, THE CHICKEN OR THE AD?

Mar 06, 16 // EventsPeopleWork

We’d like to give a huge squawk out to our friends Nicole and Francine Gomes, the birdbrains behind Calgary’s newest buttermilk fried & rotisserie chicken joint – Cluck N Cleaver. But don’t let the comfort cuisine throw you – … Read More

WHO SAYS A BRAND CAN’T KICK BUTT?

Feb 16, 16 // EventsWork

For the launch of Barre Belle, a transformative fitness studio on 4th Street, we created a brand that balanced the grace and strength of a barre workout, but also reflected the bold energy of creators Jill Belland and Kristi Stuart. The … Read More

Honda, Hockey & Hartley. Now that’s a line-up.

Sep 17, 15 // EventsPeople

Nothing says hockey in Alberta like the name Bob Hartley. That’s why WAX was happy to help the Calgary and surrounding area Honda dealers bring back the Bob Hartley Honda Hockey Camp for the third year in a row. … Read More

Posters that hit all the right notes

Sep 09, 15 // EventsWork

To help promote the 2015 Honens Festival & Piano Competition, we created 10 black posters (one for each of the 10 competing pianists) and posted them on construction hoarding near the venue, creating the illusion of a … Read More

WAX Turns Ten!

Jul 16, 15 // EventsPeople

Well, well, well, WAX is ten.

When we opened our doors ten years ago, all we knew was that we wanted to do work we love with people we love. Ten years later that’s as true as it’s … Read More