Visual Arts News Digest, Compiled by the Vancouver Art Gallery Library, August 13, 2018

Vancouver How a chain-link mosque at the Vancouver Biennale became a community hub As diplomatic tensions mount between Canada and Saudi Arabia—with the Canadian ambassador expelled from Riyadh this week over comments made by the Foreign Affairs Minister criticising the Middle Eastern kingdom’s human-rights record—a more successful example of cultural exchange between the two countries … Continue reading

Book Club registration is now open

The next ‘Reading Art’ Book Club evening will take place at the Vancouver Art Gallery on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 from 6 – 7.30 p.m.  To join us for this free event, please register online before September 7. Details of the chosen book and related exhibition are on our Book Club page. Take a look … Continue reading