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HOURS: daily 10am-5pm; tue 10am-9pm. Reference Library mon-thu 11am-5pm by appt.
ADMISSION: adults $24, seniors (65+) $20, students (with valid ID) $18, children 6 to 12 $6.50, children 5 and under free, members free.
To Mar 17 A Curator’s View: Ian Thom Selects, selected works from the permanent collection.
To Jan 20 Guo Pei: Couture Beyond. Immaculately-crafted masterpieces evoking the decadence of China’s historical dynasties.
To Feb 3 Dana Claxton: Fringing the Cube. Claxon critiques the representations of Indigenous people in art, literature and popular culture.
Opening Nov 24 Presenting contemporary art from the Gallery’s permanent collection, The Metamorphosis highlights the significance of transformation in a variety of forms: physical, spiritual and cultural.
OFFSITE Opening Nov 1 For this eighteenth edition of Offsite, Polit-Sheer-Form Office presents Fitness for All (Vancouver), a series of customized and interactive fitness machines inspired by exercise equipment commonly found in public spaces throughout China.
Founded in 1931, the Vancouver Art Gallery is recognized as one of North America’s most respected and innovative visual arts institutions. The Gallery’s innovative ground-breaking exhibitions, extensive public programs and emphasis on advancing scholarship all focus on the historical and contemporary art of British Columbia and international centres, with special attention to the accomplishments of First Nations artists and the art of the Asia Pacific region – through the Institute of Asian Art.
Guo Pei: Couture Beyond
A Curator’s View: Ian Thom Selects
Takashi Murakami: The Octopus Eats its own Leg