About the Author

Robert Amos

Robert Amos has painted thousands of pictures of the urban landscape and specializes in commissioned paintings of homes and gardens. He writes a weekly column, "On Art," published in the Times Colonist, and is the author (and illustrator) of seven books about Victoria, including , Artists in their Studios: Where Art is Born, and Inside Chinatown: Ancient Culture in a New World. Robert has recently been the artist in residence at the Fairmont Empress Hotel and is an Honorary Citizen of Victoria. He was elected to the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts in 1995. Robert lives in downtown Victoria, British Columbia. Please visit Robert's website at robertamos.com.

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Artists in their Studios

Artists in their Studios

Where Art is Born
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EJ Hughes Paints Vancouver Island

EJ Hughes Paints Vancouver Island

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Harold Mortimer Lamb

Harold Mortimer Lamb

The Art Lover
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Harold Mortimer-Lamb

Harold Mortimer-Lamb

The Art Lover
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Inside Chinatown

Inside Chinatown

Ancient Culture in a New World
edition:Hardcover
also available: eBook
tagged : china
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Victoria Sketchbook

Victoria Sketchbook

edition:Paperback
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I remember the first time I drove into Victoria. The view from the hilltop at Royal Oak brought me up short. There was the city spread below me. Sunlight sparkled on the waters of the Strait of Juan de Fuca, and beyond was a curtain of cobalt blue: the mountains of the Olympic Peninsula. I knew I was going to stay.

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Hometown

Hometown

Out and About in Victoria's Neighbourhoods
by Anny Scoones
illustrated by Robert Amos
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Emily Carr As I Knew Her

Emily Carr As I Knew Her

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