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Vancouver Art Gallery
Art for All

Immerse yourself in historic masterworks and groundbreaking contemporary exhibitions at the Vancouver Art Gallery.

 2019 exhibition highlights include:

Transits and Returns: September 28, 2019 to February 23, 2020

Views from the Collection: The Street  to November 17, 2019

Cindy Sherman: October 26, 2019 to March 8, 2020

Vikky Alexander: Extreme Beauty  to January 26, 2020

Robert Rauschenberg: 1965 -1980 to January 26, 2020


Take a public tour of the exhibitions, or get creative on weekends with family activities and free entry on Sundays for children 12 & under.

Enhance your experience by visiting the Gallery Store for unique gifts, or break for lunch on the Gallery Café’s exquisite rooftop patio.

Visit our website: vanartgallery.bc.ca

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Are you ready? The first retrospective of American photographer @cindysherman’s work in Canada in 20 years opens at the Gallery NEXT WEEK! The exhibition will feature more than 170 works spanning Sherman’s career from the mid-1970s to the present, showcasing a selection from every major photographic series that the artist has produced, including new and rarely seen works. . Become a Member today, and see it FIRST! Members are invited to join us for the exclusive #MembersOpening on Friday, October 25 from 8-10 PM. Not a Member? Join now to experience this must-see exhibition again and again. . Image: Cindy Sherman, Untitled #92, 1981 (detail), chromogenic print, Courtesy of the Artist and Metro Pictures, New York
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Curious about our newest exhibition #TransitsandReturns? Join #TarahHogue, Senior Curatorial Fellow of Indigenous Art, for a #CuratorsTour on Tuesday, November 22 at 7 PM! . Tarah will guide visitors through the exhibition and speak to the conversations that arise between the artworks on display. She will also expand upon the exhibition's four key themes: territory, movement, kinship and representation. This event is FREE for Members or with Gallery admission! Admission is by donation on Tuesday evenings from 5-9 PM. . Image: Visitors enjoy Christopher Ando’s work in “Transits and Returns,” September 2019, Photo: Scott Little
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Going back to work after a long weekend can be a struggle. Re-charge your creativity with a visit to the Gallery! We’re open until 9 PM tonight. Come experience #VikkyAlexander’s collaged fantasies on the 2nd Floor. . Image: Installation view of “Vikky Alexander: Extreme Beauty,” Photo: Ian Lefebvre, Vancouver Art Gallery
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Happy Thanksgiving🍁! In te reo Māori, the Māori language, #Hākari means feast. This dining-table installation, “Hākari as guests” (2019) by @bc_collective_aotearoa (@coraallan.wickliffe and Daniel Twiss) with wallpaper by Louisa Afoa, brings together ancestral practices and evokes the sharing of food as a means of remembering home and strengthening kinship across distance and cultural difference. . Visit the Gallery to enjoy a feast for your eyes in #TransitsandReturns! We’re open today from 10 AM to 5 PM. . Image: Installation view of BC Collective (Cora-Allan Wickliffe and Daniel Twiss) with Louisa Afoa, “Hākari as guests,” 2019, in “Transits and Returns,” exhibition at the Vancouver Art Gallery from September 28, 2019 to February 23, 2020

Directions

The Vancouver Art Gallery occupies an entire city block in the heart of downtown Vancouver, bounded by Georgia Street, Hornby Street, Robson Street and Howe Street.

You can enter the Gallery from either Hornby Street or Robson Street Plaza (adjacent to Howe Street).

Both entrances are wheelchair accessible.


Hours and Dates of Operation

Open daily 10am-5pm; Tuesdays until 9pm.

Gallery tours on Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays.

Weekly Family Programs every Sunday, free for kids 12 & under.

 Calendar of Events


Contact

Phone: 604.662.4719
Website: vanartgallery.bc.ca
Email: marketing@vanartgallery.bc.ca
Address: 750 Hornby Street, Vancouver, BC V6Z 2H7

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