Special Events

*TICKETED EVENT | All programming is in the Gallery and free with Gallery Admission unless otherwise indicated (*).
Dates and times are subject to change. Please check back for complete up-to-date listings.

FEB 11–
APR 8
12–4pm
in the Gallery

Weekly Family Programs:
Takashi Murakami

Takashi Murakami: The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg

During this special series of Weekly Family Programs, we will learn about the overarching concepts and themes in Takashi Murakami’s work. Our workshops will create opportunities for experimentation with printmaking, digital design, layering, repetition, pattern, painting and sculpture. Find out more »

Free for children aged 12 and under when accompanied by an adult.
FEB 12
MON
12–4pm

in the Gallery

BC Family Day
Takashi Murakami: The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg

Especially for families! This special holiday programming will explore the influence of printmaking in Takashi Murakami's art practice. Join our one-of-a-kind screenprinting workshop, led by local illustrator and print artist Ben Duncan and presented in collaboration with Malaspina Printmakers.

Free for children aged 12 and under when accompanied by an adult.

We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia.


FEB 22
THU 6pm

Room 4East
in the Gallery

Beyond the 49th Parallel–Setting Out into the International Art World / Marhsall Webb
This special Speaker Series, titled Conversations on Contemporary Collecting, is offered to Leadership Circle Members. It is led by the passionate and insightful collector of contemporary art Marshall Webb.

Upgrade your membership to enjoy all the benefits at the Leadership Circle level, including the next events in this exciting series: vanartgallery.bc.ca/leadtheway.

For Leadership Circle Members only.
MAR 2
FRI 8–10pm

in the Gallery

Members Opening
Takashi Murakami: The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg

Join us for the exclusive Members Opening of our spring exhibitions. Please present your Membership Card for admission for you and one guest to the Members Opening.

Please present your Membership card at the door for admission for your and one guest.
Not a Member? Join or Renew today.

MAR 16
FRI
8pm–12am

in the Gallery

FUSE
Art/Music/Performance

FUSE returns Friday, March 16! Performances, music and surprises—in the gallery spaces and through the building—make FUSE Vancouver’s favourite art party. FUSE also provides a unique opportunity for visitors to explore the exhibitions currently on view at the Gallery, as well as a place to spend time with friends in the FUSE lounges.

   TICKETS   

$29 General | $15 Members
MAR 19–23
MON–FRI
12–4pm
in the Gallery

Spring Break 2018
Takashi Murakami: The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg

Join us for five days of Weekly Family Programs offered in conjunction with Takashi Murakami: The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg. Find out more »

Free for children aged 12 and under when accompanied by an adult.


APR 19
THU 6pm

Room 4East
in the Gallery

The Market Place and Money–Art as Investment, Advisors, Fairs and Publications/ Marshall Webb
This special Speaker Series, titled Conversations on Contemporary Collecting, is offered to Leadership Circle Members. It is led by the passionate and insightful collector of contemporary art Marshall Webb.

Upgrade your membership to enjoy all the benefits at the Leadership Circle level, including the next events in this exciting series: vanartgallery.bc.ca/leadtheway.

For Leadership Circle Members only.
MAY 12
SAT
Save The Date
Art Auction 2018

The highly anticipated 2018 Art Auction, co-chaired by Gallery Trustee Hank Bull and Marshall Webb, will showcase artworks by renowned local and international artists. The evening will commence with cocktails followed by gourmet dining and entertainment. Guests will have the opportunity to bid on a wide selection of artwork. Find out more »

*TICKETED EVENT | All programming is in the Gallery and free with Gallery Admission unless otherwise indicated (*).
Dates and times are subject to change. Please check back for complete up-to-date listings.