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photo221A
100-221 E Georgia St
Vancouver, BC gallerypic
V6A1Z6
Tel: 604-568-0812
Fax:
604-608-3899
Hours: tues-fri 10am-5pm sat 12-5pm
E-mail: hello@221a.ca
Web: 221a.ca

221A is a non-profit artist-run centre with a focus on design in contemporary art. We present exhibitions, talks, publications and special projects by contemporary artists to encourage meaningful public dialogue on design and its social effect, which may encompass images, objects, environments, or, more broadly, social codes and conventions.

A non-profit organization that explores the role of design in the shaping of contemporary societies.



photoAccess Gallery
222 E Georgia St
Vancouver, BC gallerypic
V6A 1Z7
Tel: 604-689-2907
Fax:

Hours: tues-sat 12-5pm
E-mail: info@accessgallery.ca
Web: www.accessgallery.ca

An artist-run centre established in 1991 and situated in Vancouver’s historic Chinatown, Access Gallery is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting and presenting the work of emergent artists, curators and cultural practitioners, as well as those entering a new experimental phase of their practice. We enable critical conversations and risk taking through new configurations of audience, artists and community.

To Jun 17 Birthe Piontek: Miss Solitude, new work comprising assemblages and installations. Through manipulations of vintage prints, embellished household objects, hair, textiles, and footwear, Piontek considers the photograph as fetish and talisman, and investigates its role as assistive device in both the fabrication and disavowal of femininity, memory, and desire. Presented in conjunction with Capture Photography Festival.



photoAdele Campbell Gallery
109-4090 Whistler Way
Shops at the Westin Resort & Spa

Whistler, BC gallerypic
V0N 1B4
Tel: 604-938-0887
Fax:

Hours: daily 11am-5pm
E-mail: art@adelecampbell.com
Web: www.adelecampbell.com

Established in 1993, Adele Campbell Gallery is one of Whistler's original fine art galleries offering the best quality, service and selection of classic and contemporary painting and sculpture by Canada's most recognized artists and emerging talents.

Jul 22-Aug 8 Spotlight on Cameron Bird & Vance Theoret, expertly carved and lighthearted sculptures by Theoret, alongside Bird's bold West Coast landscapes. An ever-changing selection of art by Canadian artists is always present at Adele Campbell, from emerging talents to some of Canada's best. This warm and friendly gallery invites you to relax, look, and linger awhile. Featured artists include Mike Svob, Laura Harris, Angela Morgan, Dana Irving, Paul Paquette, Rick Bond, David Langevin, and many others.

REPRESENTING: Cameron Bird, Rick Bond, Merv Brandel, Valerie Butters, Rod Charlesworth, Susie Cipolla, Halin De Repentigny, Alan Dunfield, Kindrie Grove, Laura Harris, Tom Hjorleifson, Kiff Holland, Elena Ilku, Dana Irving, Blake Jorgenson, Andrew Kiss, David Langevin, Michel Le Roux, Joel Mara, Angela Morgan, Shytoo Muckpah, Michael O'Toole, Nancy O'Toole, John Ogilvy, Paul Paquette, Birgit Piskor, Nicola Prinsen, Yvonne Reddick, Paul Reimer, Janice Robertson, Robert Roy, Joseph Sauve, Peter Shostak, Jennifer Sparacino, James Stewart, Brian & Nancy Street, Mike Svob, Moe Taylor, Vance Theoret, Erika Toliusis, Alan Wylie, Peter Wyse


photoAlcheringa Gallery
621 Fort St
Victoria, BC gallerypic
V8W 1G1
Tel: 250-383-8224
Fax:

Hours: mon-sat 10am-5pm sun 1-5pm
E-mail: alcheringa@islandnet.com
Web: www.alcheringa-gallery.com

Specialists in Aboriginal art from the Canadian Northwest Coast, Australia and Papua New Guinea, our collection is comprised of works by master carvers, potters, weavers, engravers and painters renowned in their own traditions.

Featuring artists from Indigenous communities across the Pacific Rim, including Teddy Balangu, Tony Hunt Jr, Maynard Johnny Jr, lessLIE, Ake Lianga, George Littlechild, Susan Point, Robert Davidson, Alik Tipoti, Dylan Thomas, and Art Thompson.

REPRESENTING: Primrose Adams, Silas Coon, Rande Cook, Kevin Cranmer, Reg Davidson, Robert Davidson, Bill Helin, Calvin Hunt, Richard Hunt, Tony Hunt, Tony Hunt Jr., Phil Janze, Maynard Johnny Jr., Shawn Karpes, lessLIE, George Littlechild, John Livingston, Angela Marston, John Marston, Luke Marston, Tim Paul, Susan Point, Rick Rivet, Richard Sumner, Ron Telek, Dylan Thomas, Art Thompson, Christian White, Don Yeomans and Wayne Young.


photoAmelia Douglas Gallery, Douglas College
700 Royal Ave
New Westminster, BC gallerypic
V3M 1J2
Tel: 604-527-5723
Fax:
604-527-5528
Hours: mon-fri 10am-7:30pm sat 11am-4pm
E-mail: artsevents@douglascollege.ca
Web: www.douglascollege.ca/about-douglas/groups-and-organizations/art-gallery

The Amelia Douglas Gallery is a non-profit organization run by members of the Arts Exhibition Committee at Douglas College. The mandate of the Arts Exhibition Committee is to feature new and established B.C. artists and to enhance the educational offerings of the College.

To Jun 10 Art Together Show: Here We Go! work by artists with and without developmental disabilities, presented by L'Arche Vancouver.

REPRESENTING: Douglas College


photoArbutus Gallery at Coast Capital Savings Library, Kwantlen Polytechnic University
D126-12666 72nd Ave
Surrey, BC gallerypic
V3W 2M8
Tel: 604-599-2219
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Hours: Arbutus Gallery: mon-thurs 7:30am-11pm fri 7:30am-9pm sat 10am-4pm sun 12-7pm
E-mail: jenn.tiles@kpu.ca
Web: www.kpu.ca/arts/fine-arts

The Kwantlen Fine Arts Galleries are dedicated to exhibiting a variety of diverse works produced by fine art students, alumni, faculty, and professional visiting artists. Fine Arts operates two exhibition spaces in the Surrey Campus. The Arbutus Gallery, located in the Coast Capital Savings Library Atrium shows contemporary art by visiting artists and selected exhibitions of student artwork in a variety of media. This bright open space is frequented by the Kwanten community year round. The Fine Arts Gallery, also in the Surrey Campus, is a space dedicated to student artistic experimentation. Students in 3rd year Open Studio classes use the gallery as both studio and exhibition space to experiment, create, and collaborate.

From Apr 7 The Space Between | Graduation Show.

REPRESENTING: Richard Cole


photo arc.hive gallery
2516 Bridge Street
Victoria, BC gallerypic
V8S 4G1
Tel: 250-480-8197
Fax:

Hours: Saturday & Sunday 12-5 pm
E-mail: cmmorey@uvic.ca
Web: arc-hive.weebly.com

arc.hive is a new artist run centre focused on facilitating the emergence and development of collaborative practices in contemporary arts, including: visual, performative, writing, video and sound. We are located at the ground level of 2516 Bridge Street, on the west coast of Canada, in Victoria, BC. The centre provides studio spaces for 8 artists/composers/writers, including an artist in residence program, and maintains a small gallery for exhibitions and performances in support of emerging arts practice in the community and beyond.

Jun 3-18 Alysha Farling: Daydreaming and the Long Burnout, work created while and inspired by being in a state of utter exhaustion. Includes sculptures, installation, drawings, and pages from the artist's notebooks. Aug 5-20 Kerry Vaughn Erickson: New Work, figurative and urban landscapes.



photoArnold Mikelson Mind & Matter Art Gallery
13743 16th Ave
Surrey, BC gallerypic
V4A 1P6
Tel: 604-536-6460
Fax:

Hours: daily 12-6pm
E-mail:
Web: www.mindandmatterart.com

The Arnold Mikelson Mind and Matter Art Gallery was established by Arnold Mikelson and his wife Mary. The gallery has strived to promote established and upcoming artists. Artists are featured on a monthly basis showcasing original art. Wood sculpture, paintings, pottery, glass blowing, soapstone, jewellery and much more are on display daily. The gallery offers a vast array of gifts for all occasions - weddings, birthdays and anniversaries. The gallery is host to two annual exhibitions - The Arnold Mikelson Festival of Arts in July and Art for Christmas in December.

June/July/August Jack Olive, pottery. Mary Mikelson, oil. Alicia Ballard, mixed media. Bob Askew, woodturning. Millie Meerheimb, watercolour. Anita Lindblom, watercolour. Sheryl Walker, acrylic. Linda Morris, acrylic. Arnold Mickelson, wood sculpture. Gunilla Lindgren, watercolour. Shirley Thomas, acrylic. Ray Richard, pottery. Thelma Newbury, fibre art. Elmer Gunderson, wood sculpture. Bette Hurd, oil. Bob Gonzales, woodturning. Val Eisner, stained glass.

REPRESENTING: Suzanne Amendolagine, Jeannette Boothby, Julie Bourne, Phil Chappell, Valerie Eibner, Ilona Fekete, Eileen Fong, Bob Gonzales, Elmer Gunderson, Darrel Hancock, Kevin Healy, Drena Hambrook, Bette Hurd, Georgina Johnstone, David Kilpatrick, Millie Meerheimb, Arnold Mikelson, Mary Mikelson, Linda Morris, Jack Olive, Robert Parker, Don Portelance, Christopher Potter, Ray Richard, Murray Sanders, Valeri Sokolovski, Sheila Symington, Shirley Thomas and Teresa Wegrzyn.


photoArt Beatus (Vancouver) Consultancy Ltd.
108-808 Nelson St
Vancouver, BC gallerypic
V6Z 2H2
Tel: 604-688-2633
Fax:
604-688-2685
Hours: mon-fri 10am-6pm
E-mail: info@artbeatus.com
Web: www.artbeatus.com

Art Beatus highlights modern and contemporary art with special focus on the increasingly important area of Chinese art.

To Jun 2 Victoria Kon: I, Volume 1, a photographic exhibition formed by an artbook (also featured in the show) by Kon of the same name. Through design and photography, Kon explores personal anxieties with eye contact using a humorous approach. Jul 7-Aug 25 Shyh-Charng Lo: Forms of Nature, solo exhibition featuring a new series of oil on canvas landscape paintings by the Vancouver-based artist.

REPRESENTING: Andrew Lui, Zhang Wanxin, Kumiko Yasukawa, Yang Yi, Cha Guo Jun, Chen Hai Yan, Henry Ho, Hong Hao, Hye-Sun Baik, Johnson Wu, Katie Cheung, Shyh-Charng Lo, Luo Brothers, Ma Ke Lu, Qin Feng, Seung Won Suh, Frank Tam, Toru Sugita, Taiga Chiba, Xu Bing, Yue Min Jun, Tomoyo Ihaya, Junichiro Iwase, Sang Won Sung, Hiroshi Hara, Wuon-Gean Ho, Victoria H. Chang, Yuichi Takasaka, Tomoka Ike, Jonathan Man, Janice Wong, Shinsuke Minegishi, Toni Onley, Lynn Onley, Ross C. Kelly, Ban Wei, June Yun, Mimi Chen Ting, Jack Zhou, Viki Wu, Neo Tang, Victoria Kon


photoArt Emporium (The)
2928 Granville St
Vancouver, BC gallerypic
V6H 3J7
Tel: 604-738-3510
Fax:
604-733-5427
Hours: by appt mon-sat 10am-6pm
E-mail: theartemporium@gmail.com
Web: www.theartemporium.ca

Established 1897. Director: Torben V. Kristiansen. Senior Member Art Dealers Association of Canada.

Exceptional inventory of paintings by Canadian, American, and French masters of the 20th century, as well as all members of the Group of Seven and several of their contemporaries. Featuring J.P. Riopelle, Lawren Harris, Tom Thomson, and Emily Carr.

REPRESENTING: Emily Carr, C. Krieghoff, David Milne, J.W. Morrice, Tom Thomson, Karel Appel, A. Calder, E. Cortès, Montague Dawson, Jean and Raoul Dufy, A. Hambourg, J. Hervé, Picasso, Utrillo, A. Volti, Andrew Wyeth, Max Bates, Donald Flather, H.G. Glyde, E.J. Hughes, F. Lansdowne, John Little, Henri Masson, Rudolph Messner, Hugh Monahan, Riopelle, Goodridge Roberts, Jack Shadbolt, Andrew Wong.


photoArt Gallery at Evergreen Cultural Centre
1205 Pinetree Way
Coquitlam, BC gallerypic
V3B 7Y3
Tel: 604-927-6550
Fax:
604-927-6559
Hours: wed-sat 12-5pm sun 12-4pm. Free admission
E-mail: info@evergreenculturalcentre.ca
Web: www.artgalleryatevergreen.com/

The Evergreen Cultural Centre Art Gallery is a public gallery with 1500 square feet of exhibition space. It presents an average of five exhibitions per year. Shows range from works by international and regional to local artists and include all media.

To Aug 22 Coquitlam, Canada presents a story of Coquitlam told through art, artifacts, and text. Viewers move through a collection of evocative and provocative works by local and international artists including William Eakin and Arni Haraldsson, as well as materials from the Coquitlam Archives.

REPRESENTING: Includes work by William Eakin and Arni Haraldsson among others. Materials from the Coquitlam Archives.


photoArt Gallery of Greater Victoria
1040 Moss St
Victoria, BC gallerypic
V8V 4P1
Tel: 250-384-4171
Fax:
250-361-3995
Hours: tues-sat 10am-5pm; thurs 10am-9pm; sun 12-5pm
E-mail: reception@aggv.ca
Web: www.aggv.ca

The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria is a public art museum dedicated to the celebration of art. With vision, leadership and scholarship, we will engage and inspire diverse audiences through exhibition, interpretation and stewardship of the collection. Join us on the first Tuesday on the month for Donation Day. Every Thursday evening we are open late until 9pm and often deliver special programs at that time. Exhibition Tours happen weekly, just check our online event calendar for dates, times and subject matter.

Jun 10-Sep 4 Picturing the Giants: The Changing Landscapes of Emily Carr. Examines Emily Carr’s work through the dual lenses of the artist’s increasing interest in environmental issues and the status of ancient forests of the region in present times. Jun 3-Sep 4 Karen Tam: With wings like clouds hung from the sky. Montreal-based artist Karen Tam draws on archival research to speculate on artistic influence and exchange between Emily Carr and Lee Nam, a Chinese immigrant to British Columbia at the turn of the 20th century. Jun 17-Sep 4 Mirror with Memory. This year marks the 75th anniversary of the uprooting, dispossession and exile of 22,000 Japanese Canadians from the coast of this province. Mirror with Memory explores the contributions of one such community through the creative lens of the Hayashi/Kitamura/Matsubuchi photo studio which operated in Cumberland BC from 1912 to 1942. To Sep 4 Moving Forward by Looking Back: The First 30 Years of Collecting Art at the AGGV, an exhibition that aims to understand how artistic tastes and interests have evolved over time, so that we can imagine how our collecting activity today will be interpreted by future generations.



photoArt Works Gallery
1536 Venables Street
Vancouver, BC gallerypic
V5L 2G9
Tel: 604-688-3301
Fax:
604-683-4552
Hours: mon-fri 9am-6pm sat 10am-6pm sun 12-5pm
E-mail: info@artworksbc.com
Web: www.artworksbc.com

Art Works Gallery represents over 150 artists that work in a variety of mediums and styles. Along with original artwork, we also offer posters, canvas transfer services, framed mirrors and custom framing. Our friendly knowledgeable consultants will be happy to assist you.

We've moved! Visit us at our new location at 1536 Venables Street. Art Works represents some of British Columbia’s most dynamic artists. Working with corporations, movie studios, and many of Vancouver’s leading interior designers and architectural firms, Art Works has developed a distinct and unique aesthetic vision, complementing and creating value within residential and commercial spaces. Visit our website for information on upcoming exhibitions.

REPRESENTING: Marie-Danielle Leblanc, Linzy Arnott, Robert Florian, Deryk Houston, Carole Arnston, David Graff, Vern Simpson, Ken Prescott, Wayne Leidenfrost, Sharon Quirke, Ken West, Janes Leonard, and many more.


photoARTE funktional
1302 St Paul St
Kelowna, BC gallerypic
V1Y 2E1
Tel: 250-549-4249
Fax:

Hours: mon-sat 10am-4pm. Dealer on premises thurs-sat
E-mail: info@artefunktional.com
Web: www.artefunktional.com

ARTE funktional - Kelowna is located at The Factory in Kelowna, BC. This modern and contemporary art gallery owned by artist Carolina Sanchez de Bustamante, features established and emerging Okanagan and Canadian artists with original work in different media, including abstract painting, sculpture and textile, and functional art in ceramic, glass, metal and mixed media, and the promotion and installation of architectural art. Also featuring rotating exhibitions throughout the year.

To Jul 1 Ubiquitous Chair Comes to Life, a bi-annual exhibition dedicated to interior design and architecture. Showcasing a chair piece that blurs the lines of design, function, and sculpture. Ongoing paintings, textiles, sculptures, ceramics, and functional art by a diverse group of emerging and established Okanagan and Canadian artists.

REPRESENTING: David T. Alexander, Doug Alcock, Lynden Beesley, Robert Bigelow, Sangito Bigelow, Stephan Bircher, Amy Burkard, Carin Covin, Briar Craig, Lubos Culen, Vikki Drummond, Valerie Eibner, Leonhard Epp, Jane Everett, Dina González Mascaró, Ann Kipling, Yael Krakowski, Renita Kraubner, Lorena Krause, Mary Smith McCulloch, Marianne Meyer, Martha Moore, Noëlle Nadeau Khoo, Rhonda Neufeld and Rodney Konopaki, Katherine Pickering, Barry Rafuse, Susan Richards, Carolina Sanchez de Bustamante, Maxwell Sterry, Heidi Thompson, Sandra de Vries, Laura Widmer.


photoARTE funktional and Ashpa Naira Studio
9492 Houghton Rd
Vernon, BC gallerypic
V1H 2C9
Tel: 250-549-4249
Fax:

Hours: May 1-Oct 31: sun 10am-6pm or by appt
E-mail: info@artefunktional.com
Web: www.artefunktional.com

Located on the west side of Okanagan Lake, this contemporary art gallery, owned by artist Carolina Sanchez de Bustamante, features original art in a home and garden setting. Discover a diverse group of emerging and established Okanagan and Canadian artists in paintings, textiles, sculptures, ceramics, photography and functional art. At Ashpa Naira Studio, two traditional South American art forms are in practice: the creation of 3-D woven tapestries and in the clay studio, sculptures. Architectural ceramics and handmade art tiles are created by the artist.

To Jun 24 An exhibition of contemporary ceramic sculpture and paintings by gallery artists. The Art Gallery & Studio are open for the 2017 art season. At the Studio, guests can view different stages of production in architectural ceramic projects.

REPRESENTING: David T. Alexander, Doug Alcock, Yuri Akuney, Robert Bigelow, Sangito Bigelow, Stephan Bircher, Amy Burkard, Carin Covin, Briar Craig, Lubos Culen, Vikki Drummond, Valerie Eibner, Leonhard Epp, Jane Everett, Luis Fuentes, Dina Gonzalez Mascaró, Gee Gee Gunter Wissmeyer, Ann Kipling, Yael Krakowski, Renita Kraubner, Lorena Krause, Mary Smith McCulloch, Marianne Meyer, Martha Moore, Noëlle Nadeau Khoo, Rhonda Neufeld and Rodney Konopaki, Lyndal Osborne, Katherine Pickering, Don Pierce, Barry Rafuse, Susan Richards, Carolina Sanchez de Bustamante, Maxwell Sterry, Heidi Thompson, Sandra de Vries.


photoArtform Gallery
1885 Clark Drive
Vancouver, BC gallerypic
V5N 3G5
Tel: (604) 877-0800
Fax:

Hours: mon-fri 9am-6pm sat 9am-5pm sun noon-5pm
E-mail: mike@autoformco.ca
Web: www.artformgallery.ca

Artform Gallery features contemporary works predominantly by emerging Canadian artists. The gallery fosters the opportunity to acquire original art for corporate spaces and private homes.

Apr 13-27 Chris Gallagher: I Will Not Shoot Any More Polaroid Pictures. These Polaroid pictures were altered shortly after they were taken based on what they depict: they have been shot, sewn, sawed, crushed, burned, etc; they've essentially undergone a sculptural intervention that was only possible because these images are things. A Capture Photography Festival show.



photoArtists of Kerrisdale
Kerrisdale Community Centre Art Space, 5851 W Boulevard
Vancouver, BC gallerypic
V6M 3W9
Tel:
Fax:

Hours: mon-fri 8am-10pm sat 7am-7pm sun 9am-5pm
E-mail: aok@artistsofkerrisdale.com
Web: www.artistsofkerrisdale.com

Apr 1-27 Artists of Kerrisdale: Views & Visions, juried art show. The Artists of Kerrisdale is a group of 24 dedicated artists who strive to maintain the highest level of quality in their work.



photoArts Off Main Gallery
216 E 28th Ave
Vancouver, BC gallerypic
V5V 2M4
Tel: 604-876-2785
Fax:

Hours: wed-sun 11:30am-5:30pm
E-mail: info@artsoffmain.ca
Web: www.artsoffmain.ca

Arts Off Main is an artist-run gallery, featuring original and affordable paintings, prints, pottery, photographs, jewelry and sculpture by BC artists. Professional custom framing available.

An artist-run gallery with work exclusively by BC artists, including original and affordable paintings, photographs, prints, sculptures, jewellery, pottery, and professional framing. Presenting new partners Elana Sigal and Tanya Boya. Gallery artists include Tom Antil, Cindy Wynne Kolding, Normajean McCallan, Eileen Mosca, Gary Nay, Lee Sanger, and danielle louise. Also showing works by Madeline Coomey, D'Arcy Margesson, and Patrick Robinson. June Featured artist is Lauren Morris. July-August Featured artist is Carol McQuaid.

REPRESENTING: D'Arcy Margesson, Jennifer Harwood, Sarah Groves, Marie Carinha, Patrick Robinson, and Joan Tayler.


photoArtspeak
233 Carrall St
Vancouver, BC gallerypic
V6B 2J2
Tel: 604-688-0051
Fax:
604-685-1912
Hours: Tues-Sat 12-5pm
E-mail: info@artspeak.ca
Web: artspeak.ca

Artspeak is a non-profit artist run centre established in 1986. Artspeak presents contemporary practices, innovative publications, bookworks, editions, talks and events that encourage a dialogue between visual art and writing.

Jun 10-Jul 29 Yesterday, In The Years 1886 and 2017: Stephanie Comilang.

REPRESENTING: Stephanie Comilang


photoArtStarts Gallery
808 Richards St
Vancouver, BC gallerypic
V6B 3A7
Tel: 604-336-0626
Fax:
604-693-0501
Hours: wed-sat 10am-4:30pm
E-mail: creativity@artstarts.com
Web: www.artstarts.com/gallery

The ArtStarts Gallery is devoted exclusively to young people’s art. The visually striking exhibitions celebrate the exciting artwork that emerges when professional artists, students and teachers work together to deepen learning, creativity and community connections.

To Sep 4 Cause & Effect: Young People's Perspectives on Past, Present and Future. A time capsule in reverse. A love letter of hopes, dreams and fears. A labyrinth of connectivity. This exhibition presents a selection of projects from Kindergarten to Grade 12 students from 9 different schools across BC that unpack the question: what effects do the different layers of history, place, and context that construct our present have on our future?



photoAudain Art Museum
4350 Blackcomb Way
Whistler, BC gallerypic
V0N 1B4
Tel: 604-962-0413
Fax:
604-962-9667
Hours: wed-mon 10am-5pm. Closed Tuesdays. Admission: adults $18, youth 16 and under free, members free
E-mail: info@audainartmuseum.com
Web: www.audainartmuseum.com

Experience the art of British Columbia, from the traditional art of the province's First Peoples, through to its contemporary masters along with art from around the world in our Special Exhibition galleries. Immerse yourself in 24 Emily Carr artworks always on display.

Jun 10-Oct 16 Edward Burtynsky: The Scarred Earth. Over the past three decades, documentary photographer Edward Burtynsky has chronicled humanity’s influence over the Earth’s surface. Scarred Landscapes is an intimate look at how we, as a species, have altered our physical landscape through resource extraction.



photoAudain Gallery
149 W Hastings St
, SFU Woodward's

Vancouver, BC gallerypic
V6B 1N5
Tel: 778-782-9102
Fax:
778-782-7882
Hours: tue, wed, sat 12-5pm thu, fri 12-8pm
E-mail: sfugallery@sfu.ca
Web: www.sfugalleries.ca

Audain Gallery opened in 2010 and is named after patron Michael Audain. The gallery is located in downtown Vancouver in the Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, along with SFUs School for the Contemporary Arts. The gallery advances the aesthetic and discursive production and presentation of contemporary art through a responsive program of exhibitions that support engaged pedagogy. Focusing on the ways in which contemporary art is socially formed and formative, the gallery initiates local, national and international projects, including exhibitions by visiting international artists through the Audain Visual Artists in Residence Program (such as by Marjetica Potrč, YOUNG-HAE CHANG HEAVY INDUSTRIES, Raqs Media Collective, Claire Fontaine, and Antoni Muntadas). Audain Gallery also hosts SFU SCA Visual Arts student exhibitions. Events such as artists talks, public discussions, and screenings are organized parallel to the gallerys exhibitions, cultivating the cultural context and conversation around visual art. Audain Gallery offers a critical space for engagement with the diverse and timely ideas of contemporary art in a dynamic and shifting manner.

Jun 1-Jul 29 Maps and Dreams, work by Jack Askoty, Brittney and Richelle Bear Hat, Jennifer Bowes, Brenda Draney, Emilie Mattson, Karl Mattson, Garry Oker, Peter von Tiesenhausen. A group exhibition that explores conceptions and implications of land use through cultural and industrial lenses.



photoAvenue Gallery
2184 Oak Bay Ave
Victoria, BC gallerypic
V8R 1G3
Tel: 250-598-2184
Fax:
250-598-2185
Hours: mon-sat 10am-5:30pm sun 11am-5pm, open most holidays 12-4pm
E-mail: info@theavenuegallery.com
Web: www.theavenuegallery.com

The Avenue Gallery in Victoria BC is known to both art collectors and the public alike as an exceptional place to discover some of Canada's most distinguished contemporary artists. Ever changing exhibits provide visitors with an unsurpassed selection of paintings, sculpture, glass and jewellery. The gallery offers the work of over 60 artists with hundreds of unique pieces.

Featuring new paintings by gallery favourites Bi yuan Cheng, Blu Smith, Kimberly Kiel, Brent Lynch, Hyun-Jou Lee, Shinah Lee, Susie Cipolla, Yared Nigussu, and Ron Parker. Rotating exhibition of gallery artists.

REPRESENTING: Barbara Adams, Corre Alice, Silvia Armeni, Linzy Arnott, Pavel Barta, Kathi Bond, Tanya Bone, Bill Boyd, Mary-Jean Butler, Valerie Butters, John Charnetski, Bi Yuan Cheng, Susie Cipolla, Eunmi Conacher, Delayne Corbett, Kevin Cremin, Lorna Dockstader, Sandra Dolph, Dale Dziwenka, Bruce Edmundson, Rob Elphinstone, Douglas Fisher, Linda Freeman-Katz, Vanja Gavric, Dietje Hagendoorn, Michael Hermesh, Hyun-Jou Lee, Derek Kasper, Hiroko Kobayashi & Neil Prakash, Anne Kelly, Kimberly Kiel, Linda Laflamme, Shinah Lee, Darlene Letendre, Brent Lynch, Richard Menard, Catherine Moffat, Yared Nigussu, Ron Parker, George Pearlman, Nicola Prinsen, Susan Rankin, Patty Ripley, Andrea Roberts, Brenda Roy, Dorothee Rosen, Andrea Russell, Lisa Samphire, Sid Samphire, Doreen Schneider, Gordon Scott, Geoff Searle, Joan Skeet, Blu Smith,Steven Stairs, Veronica Stewart, Lindsay Stocking-Godfrey, Nancy Street and Naoko Takenouchi


photoBack Gallery Project
602 E Hastings St
Vancouver, BC gallerypic
V6A 1R1
Tel: 604-336-7633
Fax:

Hours: tues-sat 1-5pm and by appt
E-mail: info@backgalleryproject.com
Web: www.backgalleryproject.com

The Back Gallery Project is located in Strathcona and focuses on the work of emerging and mid-career artists with practices that range from painting, sculpture, photography, drawing, watercolour to new mediums.

Jun 8-Jul 1 Laurent Craste: Revolution's Small Collateral Damage. Montreal-based artist Laurent Craste has a penchant for decorative objects, exploring their meaning by more or less beating up the porcelain sculptures. Craste intervenes with history, morphing the staid and decorative nature of each vase or dish into a moment of comical misfortune. Aug 3-6 Seattle Art Fair. We're taking part in the Seattle Art Fair at the CenturyLink Field Event Centre.



photoBAF Gallery (Burrard Arts Foundation)
108 E Broadway
Vancouver, BC gallerypic
V5T 1V9
Tel: 604-682-8889
Fax:

Hours: tues-sat 12-5pm
E-mail: info@burrardarts.org
Web: www.burrardarts.org

The mission of the Burrard Arts Foundation (BAF) is to promote the development of, and excellence in, the visual arts in Canada, through innovative art projects and programs. BAF seeks to advance the understanding and appreciation of the arts in Vancouver by showcasing local and global artistic talent and dialogue from the creative minds of today and tomorrow in dynamic ways, and within the public’s grasp. BAF Gallery, the Burrard Arts Foundation's gallery space, is located at 108 East Broadway in Vancouver. BAF Gallery is open Tuesday to Saturday, noon to five.

To Jun 24 Richard Clements: A Third Thing. With the basic building materials of plaster, glass, and wood, Clements constructs sculptures that are esoteric in inspiration and architectural in appearance, evoking maquettes for buildings or theatre sets. To Jun 24 Dion Kliner: The Mislooked. Kilner's sculptures evoke corporeality at its most damaged, crooked, twisted, broken, and bumpy, often presenting the body in fragments rather than as a unified whole: a distorted face, a club foot, a misshapen limb.



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British Columbia,
Oregon,
Washington

04-2011
Alberta,
British Columbia,
Oregon,
Washington

02-2011
Alberta,
British Columbia,
Oregon,
Washington

11-2010
Alberta,
British Columbia,
Oregon,
Washington

09-2010
Alberta,
British Columbia,
Oregon,
Washington

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