Markham cow statue to stay put, for now

Posted by on Oct 18, 2017 in News

Charity the cow isn’t going anywhere soon, and there’s confusion about where she will go when a decision is made on her future. Markham councilors held a council meeting Tuesday night to determine what to do with the city’s infamous cow-on-stilts statue after a local developer couldn’t be prodded to change her position. This article […]

30th Anniversary of the Spirit Catcher

Posted by on Oct 2, 2017 in News

Ron Baird, surrounded by old friends, celebrates the 30th anniversary of the installation of his Spirit Catcher Sculpture on Barrie’s waterfront, held at MacLaren Gallery in Barrie.

Cheers for Charity, that beautiful, balancing bovine

Posted by on Aug 7, 2017 in News

Hail to thee, Brookview Tony Charity! She was the sainted cow whose honorary steel sculpture with a wreath of maple leaves now stands silvery and high above the irate homeowners of Charity Crescent in Markham. Minor question: are homeowners ever anything but irate? Do they ever gather to say, “We are loving this new stoplight.” […]