Empress Artist in Residence named

The Fairmont Empress in Victoria has introduced its first Artist in Residence for 2012. Manon Elder of Victoria replaces Judy McLaren and will exhibit her work in the hotel gallery until June 30. Elder’s first major collaboration was as the first living artist to partner with the Royal BC Museum. The Other Emily paired Elder’s works with those of Emily Carr’s and was the museum’s feature exhibition, March to October in 2011. (