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Art: Exhibition, Visual Arts
Museum of Anthropology at UBC presents Amazonia: The Rights of Nature March 10, 2017 – January 28, 2018
The Museum of Anthropology (MOA) at UBC presents the thought-provoking, socially and environmentally-conscious new exhibition Amazonia: The Rights of Nature, on display March 10, 2017 – January 28, 2018. Curated by Dr. Nuno Porto (MOA Curator, Africa and L...
University of British Columbia – Museum Of Anthropology
Vancouver, BC

Sat 8/19/17 - Sun 1/28/18
Art: Exhibition
MOA presents Traces of Words: Art and Calligraphy from Asia
The Museum of Anthropology (MOA) at UBC presents the insightful and explorative new exhibition Traces of Words: Art and Calligraphy from Asia (May 11 - October 9, 2017). Honouring the special significance that written forms hold across many diverse culture...
University of British Columbia – Museum Of Anthropology
Vancouver, BC

Sat 8/19/17 - Mon 10/9/17
Art: Museum
MOA presents Traces of Words: Art and Calligraphy from Asia – May 11 – October 9, 2017
The Museum of Anthropology (MOA) at UBC presents the insightful and explorative new exhibition Traces of Words: Art and Calligraphy from Asia (May 11 - October 9, 2017). Honouring the special significance that written forms hold across many diverse culture...
University of British Columbia – Museum Of Anthropology
Vancouver, BC

Sat 8/19/17 - Mon 10/9/17
Art: Art Show, Gallery
Emily Carr: Into the Forest
The Vancouver Art Gallery is home to the finest collection of Emily Carr works in the world. While we are fortunate to have major works from throughout her career, the Gallery’s collection is particularly rich in her forest paintings from the 1930s. These ...
Vancouver Art Gallery
Vancouver, BC

Sat 8/19/17 - Thu 8/31/17 at 10am
Art: Art Show, Gallery
Pictures From Here
Beginning in the late 1970s artists such as Ian Wallace, Jeff Wall, Christos Dikeakos and Rodney Graham developed intellectually rigorous approaches to photography. Breaking with the romantic landscape tradition that dominated art making and collecting in ...
Vancouver Art Gallery
Vancouver, BC

Sat 8/19/17 - Mon 9/4/17 at 10am
Art: Museum
Family: Bonds & Belonging
What is a family? Can you pick your family or is it determined by blood? Is family who you share holidays with? Or who you share your daily routines with, like getting coffee together or hitting the gym? Explore these questions and discover some surprising...
Royal British Columbia Museum
Victoria, BC

Sat 8/19/17 - Thu 8/31/17 at 10am
Art: Art Show, Gallery
Claude Monet's Secret Garden
The most important exhibition of French painter Claude Monet’s work in Canada in over two decades, Claude Monet’s Secret Garden will trace the career of this pivotal figure in Western art history. Monet’s 1872 painting Impression: Sunrise gave a name to th...
Vancouver Art Gallery
Vancouver, BC

Sat 8/19/17 - Sun 10/1/17 at 10am
Art: Art Show, Gallery
Elad Lassry
Elad Lassry is a Tel Aviv-born, Los Angeles-based artist whose photographs, collages, drawings, sculptures and films are concerned with the nature of perception and the contemporary conditions for images. This exhibition surveys works produced by the artis...
Vancouver Art Gallery
Vancouver, BC

Sat 8/19/17 - Sun 9/24/17 at 10am
Art: Art Show, Gallery
Persistence
Persistence draws on recent works, largely from the Gallery’s collection, that illuminate the shifting role and unexpected endurance of technologies, physical objects and bodies. Key works include Shelagh Keeley’s Notes on Obsolescence, a large-scale wall ...
Vancouver Art Gallery
Vancouver, BC

Sat 8/19/17 - Sun 10/1/17 at 10am
Art: Art Show, Gallery
Stephen Shore: The Giverny Portfolio
Contemporary American photographer Stephen Shore produced an important body of images during several visits to Monet’s garden at Giverny over the course of six years between 1977 and 1983. The entire series of twenty-five photographs are being shown for th...
Vancouver Art Gallery
Vancouver, BC

Sat 8/19/17 - Sun 10/1/17 at 10am
Art: Gallery
Tsang Kin-Wah
Tsang Kin-Wah will create a site-specific text work for the Vancouver art gallery exterior. Based on editorials taken from Vancouver newspapers in the 1980-90s, Tsang’s text critically addresses generalizations and issues surrounding the cultural climate o...
Vancouver Art Gallery Offsite
Vancouver, BC

Sat 8/19/17 - Sun 10/15/17
Art: Gallery
Tsang Kin-Wah
Tsang Kin-Wah will create a site-specific text work for the Vancouver art gallery exterior. Based on editorials taken from Vancouver newspapers in the 1980-90s, Tsang’s text critically addresses generalizations and issues surrounding the cultural climate o...
Vancouver Art Gallery
Vancouver, BC

Sat 8/19/17 - Sun 10/15/17 at 10am
Art: Museum
Vancouver Maritime Museum presents The Lost Fleet – March 24, 2017 – March 25, 2018
Vancouver Maritime Museum proudly unveils its pivotal new exhibition The Lost Fleet, on display March 24, 2017 – March 25, 2018. The Lost Fleet investigates the unjust 1941 seizure of 1,200 Japanese-Canadian fishing vessels following the bombing of Pearl H...
Vancouver Maritime Museum
Vancouver, BC

Sat 8/19/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/20/17 at 10am-5pm
Mon 8/21/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 8/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Wed 8/23/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum
Vancouver Maritime Museum presents The Lost Fleet – March 24, 2017 – March 25, 2018
Vancouver Maritime Museum proudly unveils its pivotal new exhibition The Lost Fleet, on display March 24, 2017 – March 25, 2018. The Lost Fleet investigates the unjust 1941 seizure of 1,200 Japanese-Canadian fishing vessels following the bombing of Pearl H...
Vancouver Maritime Museum
Vancouver, BC

Sat 8/19/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/20/17 at 10am-5pm
Mon 8/21/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 8/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Wed 8/23/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum
Vancouver Maritime Museum presents The Lost Fleet – March 24, 2017 – March 25, 2018
Vancouver Maritime Museum proudly unveils its pivotal new exhibition The Lost Fleet, on display March 24, 2017 – March 25, 2018. The Lost Fleet investigates the unjust 1941 seizure of 1,200 Japanese-Canadian fishing vessels following the bombing of Pearl H...
Vancouver Maritime Museum
Vancouver, BC

Sat 8/19/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/20/17 at 10am-5pm
Mon 8/21/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 8/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Wed 8/23/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Multimedia, Installations
BE Gastown - September 21 + 22, 2017
Brief Encounters and Gastown present BE Gastown, a free site-specific event that will capture, disrupt, and enhance the historic downtown district with activations that will push artistic boundaries, fuse genres, and take over the streets of Gastown, Septe...
Gastown
Vancouver, BC

Thu 9/21/17 - Fri 9/22/17 at 7:30pm till 10pm, 7:30pm till 10pm
Art: Gallery
Entangled: Two Views on Contemporary Canadian Painting
Entangled: Two Views on Contemporary Canadian Painting offers an insight into two distinctly different modes of painting. The origins of both can be traced back to the 1970s when the continued existence of painting was hotly debated. This exhibition traces...
Vancouver Art Gallery
Vancouver, BC

Sat 9/30/17 - Mon 1/1/18 at 10am
Art: Gallery
Gordon Smith: The Black Paintings
Beginning in 1990, Gordon Smith began to produce a body of work that has been characterized as dark or black paintings. These highly accomplished and subtle abstractions, often with collaged elements, sometimes refer explicitly to his war time experience. ...
Vancouver Art Gallery
Vancouver, BC

Sat 10/21/17 - Sun 2/4/18 at 10am
Art: Gallery
Carol Sawyer: The Natalie Brettschneider Archive
Carol Sawyer: The Natalie Brettschneider Archive presents Sawyer’s ongoing project that reconstructs the life and work of the genre-defying, fictional singer and artist Natalie Brettschneider. The works on view will connect Brettschneider to a community of...
Vancouver Art Gallery
Vancouver, BC

Sat 10/28/17 - Sun 2/4/18 at 10am
Art: Gallery
Portrait of the Artist: An Exhibition from the Royal Collection
This exhibition brings together The Royal Collection’s paintings depicting self- portraits, portraits of artists and artists at work. Encompassing over 80 works, the exhibition is a rich survey of how artists have seen themselves and the role of the artist...
Vancouver Art Gallery
Vancouver, BC

Sat 10/28/17 - Sun 2/4/18 at 10am
    

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