EXCLUSIVE NEW RESTAURANT, CAFÉ AND ART GALLERY CONCEPT ‘ORIGO CLUB’ OPENS ITS DOORS IN RICHMOND THURSDAY, JUNE 28

Spinoff of Overseas Club Showcases French-Inspired Cuisine and Private Collection of Contemporary Asian Art   The team at Origo Club is pleased to announce that its highly anticipated new restaurant, café and art gallery concept will officially open in Richmond’s Oval Village this Thursday, June 28. The spinoff of a namesake club that debuted in Beijing…

Museum of Vancouver Invites Urbanites to Reflect on the Environment with – Wild Things: The Power of Nature in Our Lives –

Co-produced with Nature Vancouver in celebration of its centenary, New Exhibition Challenges Visitors to Explore and Engage with the Natural World The Museum of Vancouver (MOV) and Nature Vancouver proudly present the illuminating exhibition, Wild Things: The Power of Nature in Our Lives, on display from June 28, 2018 to September 2019. This exhibition delves…

National Geographic Photo Ark Exhibition now open at Liquidity Wines in Okanagan Falls

Liquidity Wines presents the National Geographic Photo Ark where a love of art and nature come together in a perfect setting.     The pure white walls, architectural angles and the extensive use of glass that make up the spacious interior of Liquidity Wines makes an excellent backdrop for the Photo Ark exhibit. Winery president…

David Milne: Modern Painting and Site Unseen. Vancouver Art Gallery

  David Milne: Modern Painting   And: Site Unseen Vancouver Art Gallery   photo: NGC The Vancouver Art Gallery’s summer exhibition features a large collection of the paintings of David Milne, an experimental, contemplative Canadian artist and contemporary of the Group of Seven, Tom Thomson and Emily Carr. The works span a 50 year career, beginning…

Museum of Vancouver Invites Urbanites to Reflect on the Environment with – Wild Things: The Power of Nature in Our Lives –

Co-produced with Nature Vancouver in celebration of its centenary, New Exhibition Challenges Visitors to Explore and Engage with the Natural World   The Museum of Vancouver (MOV) and Nature Vancouver proudly present the illuminating exhibition, Wild Things: The Power of Nature in Our Lives, on display from June 28, 2018 to September 2019. This exhibition…

Vancouver’s Premier Culinary Festival Returns with 37 Top Chefs

EAT! Vancouver introduces all new event: EAT! Fine Cognac EAT! Vancouver returns to Vancouver from November 5 to 10. More than 37 acclaimed chefs from across Canada, Los Angeles and Portland will take part in this year’s festival. This year’s EAT! Vancouver festival offers 18 events including the all-new, EAT! Fine Cognac event. Net proceeds from…

NEW RESTAURANT, CAFÉ AND ART GALLERY CONCEPT ‘ORIGO CLUB’ TO OPEN IN RICHMOND’S OVAL VILLAGE THIS SUMMER

Offshoot of Private Overseas Club Offers Exclusive Showcase for French-Inspired Cuisine, State-of-the-Art Coffee Counter and Tea Bar, Collection of Contemporary Asian Art   Culinary and cultural aficionados alike can sample a unique experience for the senses when Origo Club opens the doors on a brand-new 5,200-sq.-ft. multifaceted concept that will encompass a restaurant, café and art gallery in…

BODY LANGUAGE: Reawakening Cultural Tattooing of the Northwest

Bill Reid Gallery’s 10th Anniversary Series “Body Language: Reawakening Cultural Tattooing of the Northwest”   The Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coastal Art is celebrating its 10th anniversary in grand style, re-opening after a major renovation which has added light and space to the gallery, and  hosting  the premiere exhibition of “Body Language”: Reawakening Cultural…

“Cabin Fever” at the Vancouver Art Gallery

Vancouver Art Gallery’s Summer 2018 Exhibition “Cabin Fever   “Cabin Fever” is a multimedia journey through the 300 year history of the cabin’s significance in North America. Replete with architectural models, photography, paintings, videos and a sizable collection of artifacts, the exhibition follows the cultural influences of a changing world on the structure and function…

The Vancouver Art Gallery presents the Canadian premiere of David Milne: Modern Painting

Innovative Painter’s First Major Exhibition in Canada in Thirty Years Reveals Highlights of Half-Century Career   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. This is…

The Polygon Gallery showcases the internationally-acclaimed visual artist Susan Hiller’s first Canadian solo exhibition

Susan Hiller: Altered States from May 24 to Sept. 2, 2018 The Polygon Gallery , a stunning new architectural gem on the water in North Vancouver, is showcasing a new exhibit  – Susan Hiller – Altered States, an internationally acclaimed visual artist – her first Canadian solo exhibition.   One of the most influential artists of her generation,…

Bill Reid Gallery Launches 10th Anniversary Series with Premiere Exhibition – BODY LANGUAGE: Reawakening Cultural Tattooing of the Northwest –

Contemporary Artists reclaim identity through resurgence of Northwest Indigenous tattooing, piercing and personal adornment Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art, celebrating its 10th anniversary, announces the leading-edge exhibition BODY LANGUAGE: Reawakening Cultural Tattooing of the Northwest, running June 8, 2018 – January 13, 2019. Until the 1885 potlatch ban, tattooing and piercing were integral…

Join Terminal City Glass Co-op for Spark Fire & Light on Saturday, May 26th

The Terminal City Glass Co-op is hosting Spark Fire & Light, an annual public fundraising event on Saturday, May 26th, 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm at 1191 Parker Street in East Vancouver. Tickets are $35.00 per guest and available for purchase online at www.terminalcityglass.com.  Spark: Fire & Light offers an evening of live glassblowing demonstrations,…

ACCLAIMED ARTIST DOUGLAS COUPLAND GETS RADICAL WITH PLASTIC IN PROVOCATIVE VORTEX ART INSTALLATION AT THE VANCOUVER AQUARIUM®

Internationally renowned writer and visual artist Douglas Coupland’s new radical art installation – Vortex – opens May 18, 2018 at the Vancouver Aquarium®, an Ocean Wise® initiative. Vortex is Coupland’s imaginative interpretation of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch and an exploration of the artist’s evolving relationship with plastic – a seductive yet sinister medium. The…

“Costasera Contemporary Art”: Masi presents the work of Canadian artist Susan A. Point dedicated to Costasera Amarone in Vancouver

 The work “Traditional Legacy” has been reproduced on the label of a fine selection of Costasera 2000 The painting “Traditional Legacy” by Canadian artist Susan A. Point, and inspired by Masi’s iconic Costasera Amarone wine, was unveiled on 30 April in Vancouver, at the Wildebeest Restaurant. The initiative is part of the “Costasera Contemporary Art” project…

White Ravens: A Legacy of Resistance

Friday, May 11 7:00pm – 9:00pm Museum of Vancouver In partnership with DOXA Documentary Film Festival, the Museum of Vancouver presents the screening of White Ravens: A Legacy of Resistance. For millennia, the Haida People have lived on the remote islands of Haida Gwaii. In the wake of the forced assimilation brought about by the…

Vancouver Art Gallery presents full-size version of the Kobe Paper Log House with Offsite: Shigeru Ban

Offsite Installation Showcases Renowned Japanese Architect’s Visionary Design for Earthquake Disaster Relief On view: May 11 to October 8, 2018 This spring, the Vancouver Art Gallery presents Offsite: Shigeru Ban. This exhibition organized by the Gallery’s Institute of Asian Art features the full-scale version of renowned Japanese architect Shigeru Ban’s Kobe Paper Log House at…