Visual Arts News Digest, Compiled by the Vancouver Art Gallery Library, January 31, 2018

Vancouver Shangri-La’s Market to serve up Murakami-inspired dinner to fete artist’s first retrospective in Canada.  To celebrate the opening of Takashi Murakami’s first retrospective in Canada—a 55-piece exhibition titled The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg that will show the evolution of the renowned pop artist’s career over 30 years—Market by Jean-Georges at the Shangri-La Vancouver … Continue reading

Visual Arts News Digest, Compiled by the Vancouver Art Gallery Library, January 18, 2018

Vancouver Green Living: Artist’s salvaged exhibition forces Vancouverites to face “mindless” waste.  If you’ve walked, driven, or cycled past the Vancouver Art Gallery’s Offsite, an outdoor exhibition space at 1100 West Georgia Street, in the past few months, you may have been struck by the architectural scale of Salvage, a structure that boasts an exterior … Continue reading