Vancouver, BC: Spring for Art! PARKER ART SALON is the unique salon-style exhibition of fine art and sculpture at the iconic Parker Street Studios. During the event, the hallways are transformed and the rugged warehouse becomes an elegant fine art exhibition, with music, food and wine.
Internationally renowned curator and critic David Campany discusses the nature and fate of news photography archives, the appropriation of press imagery by artists, and in particular the works of Thomas Ruff, Jonah Samson, and Stanley Wolukau-Wanambwa, which appear in Yesterday’s News, an outdoor exhibition curated by Campany for Capture 2018.
Luminescence III celebrates its 3rd year as a diverse and unique cultural experience. We invite you to the Deer Lake Art Gallery to experience artworks by 20+ notable artists from varying disciplines. These artists present the many ways this brilliant natural phenomenon-- the essence of light or Luminescence-- has inspired them. Luminescence III is hosted and organized by the Burnaby Arts Council.
Artist Erin Siddall and art historian and curator John O’Brian both have a fascination with the atomic: Siddall’s Proving Ground, Nevada, Vancouver, installed at the Broadway–City Hall Canada Line Station, explores global histories of nuclear power through the once-coveted (and radioactive) household item uranium glass. O’Brian’s BOMBHEAD exhibition, on view at Vancouver Art Gallery, looks at the impact of the nuclear age as represented by artists and their art, and includes Siddall’s film work Fukushima Half Life.
Come join students from the Faculty of Communication, Art and Technology on Friday March 9th as they showcase papers, displays, installations, and projects related to the theme of sustainability. It is a great way to connect with students, faculty, staff and alumni.
Join us to celebrate and mingle with the Wood Design Awards’ nominees. The evening begins at 5:00 pm with a reception giving guests the opportunity to view the project story boards of all of the 2018 nominations while networking with the best in the design industry and enjoying the background music of a local jazz ensemble. Nominees and guests will then be seated for dinner at 6:30pm followed by the Awards announcing the 2018 Wood Design Awards winners.
Tickets: Early Bird until February 6th $129. – Regular $149.
Tables: Early Bird (Table of 10) – $1161. (save $129)– Regular $1341. (save $149)
PechaKucha is a global series of live events held worldwide where people can meet, inspire and get inspired, based on a format that is fast-paced and fun. Twelve inspiring minds will be giving a unique insight into their latest work and ideas in 20 slides x 20 seconds.
Bodies of Salt is an exhibition that will be held at the Deer Lake Art Gallery featuring the works of Amanda Smart. Bodies of Salt is hosted and organized by the Burnaby Arts Council. The exhibition will open on Saturday, January 13th, 2018 and will run until February 3th, 2018.
Co-presented by VIFF Vancity Theatre and the Italian Cultural Centre with support from the Italian Consul, the Vancouver Italian Film Festival kicks off our fifth year with an Italian/Canadian/Dutch coproduction, Tulipani, Love, Honour & a Bicycle. This week-long festival presents a mixture of the best new Italian cinema, documentary, and established classics, including work by masters like Fellini, the Tavianis, and Rossellini.
For film details, schedules and pricing visit the official website here.
Vancouver’s largest indie craft fair returns to East Vancouver with over 75 handmade makers including almost 40% new vendors to the show. We’ll have a coffee bar, food carts, crafty workshops, and of course, swag bags to the first 50 people at the event each day!