Vancouver Art Gallery

New Vancouver Art Gallery Design Certainly Has People Talking

CP | Geordon Omand, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.29.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Commentators immediately took to Twitter to react with comments ranging from "Elegant" to "Ugly."

Public Art Installation Explores Migration, Longing In Vancouver

Jugni Style | Posted 07.12.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Jugni Style

"... this piece had a resonance with Vancouver, which is most diverse in terms of ethnicities, and is really a point of convergence."

5,000 Free Lunches In Vancouver Made With Rescued Food Waste

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 05.29.2015 | Canada British Columbia

No dumpster-diving necessary.

Prince Of Pot In High Spirits At Vancouver 4/20

The Huffington Post B.C. | Ty Clark | Posted 04.21.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Marijuana activist Marc Emery returns to hometown welcome at first 4/20 since he was jailed in U.S.

Google Street View Your Way Through Douglas Coupland Exhibit

The Huffington Post B.C. | Sara Harowitz | Posted 01.29.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The future is now.

Did Douglas Coupland Copy Another Artwork?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The most recent work by world-renowned Vancouver artist and author Douglas Coupland is raising eyebrows after it was compared to a similar piece done ...

You Can Put Gum On Douglas Coupland's Face

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.18.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Soon you will be able to put gum on Douglas Coupland's head. Well, sort of. A new public art piece by the famed Vancouver author and artist feat...

Architects Behind Olympic Stadium To Design Vancouver Art Gallery

The Globe and Mail | Posted 04.29.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The Swiss architecture firm behind Beijing’s iconic ‘Bird’s Nest’ Olympic stadium and London’s Tate Modern has been selected to design the n...

LOOK: Douglas Coupland Builds Lego Towers

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 12.02.2013 | Canada British Columbia

If you don't have a child around, chances are you don't play with Lego very often. Unless you're Douglas Coupland. As part of FUSE, the Vancouve...

The Stories Art Tells: Lessons from the Charles Edenshaw Exhibit

Terri-Lynn Williams-Davidson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Terri-Lynn Williams-Davidson

While the Haida Nation, B.C. and Canada have taken strides in shared land management, B.C. and Canada oppose Haida Aboriginal Title to the lands and waters of Haida Gwaii. In their legal arguments they completely deny Haida Aboriginal Title and rights. They deny that the Haida owned land. These denials are centuries old and belong to "another time".

Chinese Exhibit Coming To VAG

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouverites will soon have the chance to take a peek into Beijing's Forbidden City, when "The Forbidden City: Inside the Court of China's Emperors" ...

No More Brown Mulch At The VAG?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.02.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The City of Vancouver revealed three new potential designs for the art gallery's tired-looking North Plaza yesterday, and wants the public's input. ...

Vancouver Art Gallery Shunning New Talent?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 09.08.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The Vancouver Art Gallery is seeking architects to shepherd plans for its brand new facility, but according to an open Request for Qualifications (RFQ...

What's On In Vancouver This Weekend

The Huffington Post B.C. | Fiona Morrow | Posted 07.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

It's going to be a hopping weekend for culture vultures in Vancouver. Check out our pick of the coolest offerings in town. MUSIC Yes, it's Vanco...

City Votes 'Yes' To New Vancouver Art Gallery

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.24.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - City councillors have unanimously backed a plan to move the Vancouver Art Gallery to a new home.The gallery is currently located in an old...

VAG On The Move?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 04.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The controversial Vancouver Art Gallery (VAG) move has been given a boost by city hall after council was recommended to green light a new site to hous...

WICKED Vancouver Art Gallery Proposal

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The Vancouver Art Gallery could be rebuilt as a "welcome mat" for downtown if one architecture firm gets its way. The gallery has outgrown its space, ...

Now You Can Visit the Louvre and the MoMA in One Day

Nikolas Badminton | Posted 01.20.2013 | Canada
Nikolas Badminton

The digital world is being used to bring amazing art to anyone that has a computer or mobile device. Google Art Project is a platform through which the public can access high-resolution images of artworks. The platform now features more than 32,000 artworks from 46 museums. This is amazing when you consider that people can now access the world's most important visual cultural heritage from anywhere.

Italy's La Dolce Vita

M'c kenneth Licon | Posted 09.22.2012 | Canada Style
M'c kenneth Licon

Italy is known for its rich culture, delicious food, breathtaking architecture, effortless style, and most importantly, its parties. Wednesday, July 11th marked the second annual Terrazza di Peroni, celebrating summer atop Vancouver's Art Gallery.