Save the date – Book Club meets February 2018

The next ‘Reading Art’ Book Club will take place at the Vancouver Art Gallery on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 from 6 – 7.30 p.m. The Book Club is open to everyone, but pre-registration is required. Stay tuned for the chosen book and registration details in early 2018!

Visual Arts News Digest, Compiled by the Vancouver Art Gallery Library, November 16, 2017

Vancouver Eastside Culture Crawl 2017   At the 2018 Eastside Culture Crawl, female sculptors break the mould, wood artists go against the grain, and textile artists weave their magic.  [The Georgia Straight includes multiple articles & a map].  Georgia Straight, November 15, 2017 North Vancouver Polygon Gallery’s opening exhibit, N. Vancouver, speaks to a city’s past … Continue reading

Visual Arts News Digest, Compiled by the Vancouver Art Gallery Library, November 15, 2017

Vancouver In ‘the Natalie Brettschneider Archive,” Carol Sawyer Celebrates the Forgotten Female Artists of Early 20th Century.  Carol Sawyer sat down with BeatRoute outside the gallery café downtown at the Vancouver Art Gallery to discuss her “funny and fashionable” artworks. Mostly photographic in nature, the Vancouver-based artist’s work presents her alter ego, Natalie Brettschneider. Sawyer … Continue reading

Visual Arts News Digest, Compiled by the Vancouver Art Gallery Library, November 8, 2017

Vancouver Takashi Murakami is Coming to Canada. The Vancouver Art Gallery announced this morning that it will be presenting the first-ever retrospective in Canada of influential Japanese artist Takashi Murakami.  “Takashi Murakami: The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg” will debut at the Vancouver Art Gallery on February 3, 2018, and continue there until May 6, 2018.  … Continue reading