Ciao! Oct/Nov 2021 Digital_CIAO_OctNov2021 - Page 5

publisher ’ s note

One of the reasons many of us love autumn so much is the new starts it signals . That is why the return to stage of Winnipeg ’ s performing arts has us ecstatic . The cultural scene here enriches our lives in so many ways .

This issue has been created as a salute to the city ’ s rich arts scene . See ciao ! art to get acquainted with some of the talent found in local galleries and onthestage for a behind-thescenes look at how design influences the enjoyment of the plays and ballets we see .
This magazine also marks the annual Ciao ! Kitchen Design Competition reveal featuring an eightpage photo layout dedicated to functional design . The grand prize winner will enjoy a gourmet meal for six prepared in the new kitchen by chef Tristan Foucault of Preservation Hall . If the gorgeous renovations inspire your own personal reno project , a select list of the best kitchen suppliers in the city has been provided as a resource to get you started .
We continue this theme of art and design inthekitchen with a selection of beautiful plates composed by Winnipeg ’ s culinary artists . Read about more great food found in smartly designed restaurants in top tables .
If you would like to share Ciao ! with someone who loves discovering the city ’ s best , look to www . ciaowinnipeg . com for a complete digital version . Also check out peguru . ca for a comprehensive directory to Winnipeg ’ s best restaurants , stores and attractions ! It is designed to make buying local easy !
Laurie Hughes , Publisher ciao ! / oct / nov / two thousand twenty-one 3