Media Room

If you are a journalist on deadline and need immediate assistance, information or images, please contact:
Hanah Van Borek
Communications Specialist
hvanborek@vanartgallery.bc.ca
Direct: 604.662.4700 ext. 2403

Current Media Kits

BOMBHEAD BOMBHEAD
March 3 to June 17, 2018
Living, Building, Thinking: art and expressionism Living, Building, Thinking: art and expressionism
March 3 to May 21, 2018
         
Ta A Cultivating Journey: The Herman Levy Legacy
March 3 to May 21, 2018
Ta Takashi Murakami: The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg
February 3 to May 6, 2018
         
Emptiness 空/Emptiness: Emily Carr and Lui Shou Kwan
December 16, 2017 to April 7, 2018
HdM The Conceptual Design of the new Vancouver Art Gallery
September 29, 2015
         

About the Gallery

Kathleen Bartels The Director
The Building The Building
Emily Carr The Collection
Annual Reports Annual Report
         

Past Media Kits

Portrait of the Artist: An Exhibition from the Royal Collection Portrait of the Artist: An Exhibition from the Royal Collection
October 28, 2017 to February 4, 2018
         
True Nordic: How Scandinavia Influenced Design in Canada True Nordic: How Scandinavia Influenced Design in Canada
October 28, 2017 to January 28, 2018
Carol Sawyer: The Natalie Brettschneider Archive Carol Sawyer: The Natalie Brettschneider Archive
October 28, 2017 to February 4, 2018
         
Gordon Smith: The Black Paintings Gordon Smith: The Black Paintings
October 21, 2017 to February 4, 2018
Claude Monet's Secret Garden Entangled: Two Views on Contemporary Canadian Painting
September 30, 2017 to January 1, 2018
         
Emily Carr: Into the Forest Emily Carr: Into the Forest
May 13 to December 3, 2017
Claude Monet's Secret Garden Claude Monetís Secret Garden
June 24 to October 1, 2017
         
Elad Lassry Elad Lassry
June 24 to October 1, 2017
Persistence Persistence
June 24 to October 1, 2017
         
Stephen Shore: The Giverny Portfolio Stephen Shore: The Giverny Portfolio
June 24 to October 1, 2017
Pictures From Here Pictures From Here
May 19 to September 4, 2017
         
Pacific Crossings Pacific Crossings: Hong Kong Artists in Vancouver
March 4 to May 28, 2017
Susan Point Susan Point: Spindle Whorl
February 18 to May 28, 2017
         
Howie Tsui Howie Tsui: Retainers of Anarchy
March 4 to May 28, 2017
Vancouver Special Vancouver Special: Ambivalent Pleasures
December 3, 2016 to April 17, 2017
         
Juxtapoz x Superflat Juxtapoz x Superflat
November 5, 2016 to February 5, 2017
Walker Evans: Depth of Field Walker Evans: Depth of Field
October 29, 2016 to January 22, 2017
         
Bharti Kher BHARTI KHER Matter
July 9 to October 10, 2016
Picasso Picasso: The Artist and His Muses
June 11 to October 2, 2016
         
Christos Dikeakos NEXT: Christos Dikeakos
September 26, 2015 to January 31, 2016
Material Future:
The Architecture of Herzog & de Meuron and the Vancouver Art Gallery Material Future:
The Architecture of Herzog & de Meuron and the Vancouver Art Gallery

March 27 to October 4, 2015
         

Archived Media

80 artworks 80 Artworks
Around the Gallery in 80 Artworks

75 Years of Collecting 75 Years of Collecting
         

Media Policy

In order to maintain the highest level of service while focusing our resources, we ask that all new potential press contacts review the following requirements before emailing a request for a press pass. Be sure to include a sample of your press credentials with your submission.

Media

Please provide one of the following:
  • Masthead from a current issue of a publication listing you as an editorial contributor
  • An article published within the past three months with your byline
  • A letter or email from an editor, news director or assignment editor saying that you have been assigned to represent the organization in an editorial capacity at the Vancouver Art Gallery
  • Business card from your media outlet that includes your name and your editorial role

Bloggers

Bloggers requesting media registration must run or write for an established, independent site that is regularly updated with original and current news-related content. YouTube sites, Twitter pages, personal blogs, and forums will not be considered for media registration

Industry / Tourism Journalists

Please provide one of the following:
  • A report on a relevant topic published within the past six months with your byline
  • An article published within the past six months quoting you as an industry analyst
  • Cover of a research report from the past six months listing you as a contributor with your name, title and company
Upon receipt of the applicable requirements the Vancouver Art Gallery will issue a press pass that includes full Gallery and event access during regular opening hours.