Vancouver Outside Arts Festival

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Community Arts Council of Vancouver presents the third annual Vancouver Outsider Arts Festival (VOAF) offering visual and performing artists facing social exclusion and other barriers opportunities for exhibition and sales, performance and participation, connection and learning. VOAF is Canada’s first and only festival for Outsider Art, which is represented by significant fairs and museums globally. The artists may be self-taught...

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Art Vancouver International Art Fair

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Connect. Inspire. Educate. Since the first edition of Art Vancouver was launched in 2015, the fair has played host to over 500 artists and galleries that show their work at the Vancouver Convention Centre each spring. The show strives to bring together the global arts community in a city with young and rapidly growing creative talent. Art Vancouver was founded...

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Guo Pei: Couture Beyond is the first Canadian exhibition devoted to the work of Guo Pei, China’s preeminent couturière. This mid-career survey features more than forty complete looks from Guo Pei’s most iconic runways from 2006 to 2017. In her theatrical, extravagant creations, Guo Pei combines contemporary aesthetics, production methods and materials with ancient tradition, evoking Chinese history and mythology...

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A Curator’s View: Ian Thom Selects

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Discover the Vancouver Art Gallery’s rich permanent collection through an exhibition of nearly ninety highlights including paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures in A Curator’s View: Ian Thom Selects, on view September 22, 2018 to March 17, 2019. Considered one of the most comprehensive resources for visual culture in British Columbia, the Gallery’s collection comprises of close to 12,000 artworks, hundreds...

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Calvin Hunt

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Calvin Hunt’s solo exhibition exemplifies his cultural knowledge and 45 years of carving experience. From Masks to Totem Poles, to Power Boards, this exhibition truly captures an evolution in fine art along with the diversity, spirituality and transformation of Kwakwaka’wakw culture. As Calvin says” Fine art constantly evolves; it allows a lens through which the fluidity and creativity of the...

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Annual Anonymous Art Show – Artist Call 2018

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Cityscape Community Art Space | November 23 – December 15, 2018 SUBMISSION DEADLINE SAT, OCT 27 AT 4PM The North Vancouver Community Arts Council & CityScape Community Art Space are very excited to announce the 14th Annual Anonymous Art Show.  This group exhibition and fundraising event will include emerging and established two-dimensional artists working strictly on unframed 8” x 8”...

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David Milne: Modern Painting

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The Vancouver Art Gallery in collaboration with Dulwich Picture Gallery and the McMichael Canadian Art Collection, with support from the National Gallery of Canada, presents David Milne: Modern Painting, on view June 16 to September 9, 2018. David Milne (1882 – 1953) enjoyed a career that spanned half the twentieth century, taking him from the bustling cityscape of New York,...

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Jeff Ladouceur: Pearl Path

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Originally from Victoria, BC, Jeff Ladouceur is a prominent figure within Canada’s tradition of contemporary drawing. His world is populated by a slowly morphing cast of old-timey comic-inspired characters: droopy elephants, big-nosed salesmen, and bubble babies rendered with a dizzying level of detail. He has shown internationally for many years, including solo shows at Richard Heller, Los Angeles; Galerie Vallois,...

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100 Years of Japanese Painting

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An exhibition and sale of antique Japanese landscape, animal, and topical paintings on traditional silk hanging scrolls, as well as one-of-kind highly decorative Art Deco-style floral and abstract paintings/designs by two renowned Kyoto kimono and fabric designers, Sasaki Seishichi (1844-1908) and artisans at Okamoto Kimono Drapers. Sasaki Seishichi (1844-1908) was a celebrated textile and fabric designer, and manufacturer of fine...

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“ART WORLD EXPO TM”

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“ART WORLD EXPO TM” 8TH ANNUAL EVENT FEATURING OVER 100 ARTISTS! THEME: NATURE & ECO-SUSTAINABILITY NATURAL ARTS AND FASHION SHOWCASE Art World Expo TM is a unique art show and fundraiser featuring an array of emerging and established artists. Guests at this event have the opportunity to interact, engage and purchase work from over 100 artists, designers and creative professionals...

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A Cultivating Journey: The Herman Levy Legacy

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Representing one of the most important donations ever made to a university gallery in Canada, A Cultivating Journey presents five centuries of magnificent art from the McMaster Museum of Art’s Levy Collection and Bequest from Herman Herzog Levy. This exhibition reflects the remarkable acumen of Levy as a collector and explores new scholarship and perspectives on the objects and the...

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Art Vancouver 2018!

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Returning for the 4th year, Art! Vancouver, presented by non-profit organization Vancouver Visual Art Foundation, hosts a first-class international art fair that features the finest artwork from art galleries and artists across Canada and around the globe. Dedicated to raising awareness of the international art scene in Western Canada, Art! Vancouver takes place in an exceptional waterfront venue, featuring reputable...

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