Upcoming Exhibitions

Landon Mackenzie

In Dialogue with Carr: Landon Mackenzie

September 20, 2014 to March 8, 2015

Over the past three decades, Vancouver-based painter Landon Mackenzie has produced an impressive body of large-scale painting that addresses mechanisms of perception and the way we situate ourselves in the world. Read more.

Forbidden City

The Forbidden City: Inside the Court of China's Emperors

October 18, 2014 to January 11, 2015

The Vancouver Art Gallery will be transformed into the Court of China's Emperors for the landmark exhibition The Forbidden City: Inside the Court of China's Emperors. From October 18, 2014 to January 11, 2015, nearly 200 treasured objects from the collections of Beijing's Palace Museum will come under the spotlight at the Gallery. This exhibition will mark another important milestone in the Vancouver Art Gallery's ongoing commitment to represent the historical and contemporary art of China and the Asia Pacific region. Read more.

Presenting Corporate Sponsor:

Presenting foundation Sponsor:
Ho Foundation

Jock Macdonald

Jock Macdonald: Evolving Form

October 18, 2014 to January 4, 2015

Jock Macdonald was a pioneer of postwar abstraction in Canada and has been called one of the "greatest teachers of the century." Read more.


Unscrolled: Reframing Tradition in Chinese Art

November 15, 2014 to February 22, 2015

This exhibition presents a diverse selection of Chinese contemporary artists whose practices are informed by their cultural heritage. Read more.