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In a Different Light: Reflecting on Northwest Coast Art presented by Museum of Anthropology (Vancouver, Jun. 22-Spring 2019) 

Intangible: Memory and Innovation in Coast Salish Art presented by Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art (Vancouver, Sep. 13-Dec. 10)

City on Edge: A Century of Vancouver Activism presented by Museum of Vancouver (Vancouver, Sep. 28-Feb. 18, 2018) 

Inside Out: A Glass Sculptural Exploration presented by Craft Council of BC (Granville Island, Vancouver Oct. 12-Nov. 23)

Semblance presented by Abbotsford Arts Council (Kariton Art Gallery, Oct. 21-Nov. 21)

Voicing  presented by New Media Gallery, explores the evolution, boundaries and emotional territories of the human voice from bird song through to digital code. (New Westminster Oct. 20 -Dec. 22)

To Own the Stars, by Nancie Green.

To Own the Stars, by Nancie Green.

Worlds of Wonder featuring the works of Nancie Green and Lynne Fahnestalk (Deer Lake Gallery, Burnaby Nov. 4- Dec. 9)  

Bill Mayrs, Approaching Suburbia, oil on canvas, 1961

Bill Mayrs, Approaching Suburbia, oil on canvas, 1961

We All Drew, Always: Bill, Frank, David and Charles Mayrs presented by West Vancouver Museum (West Van, Nov. 8-Dec. 16) Opening reception Nov. 7, 7 pm. 

Illustration by Osvaldo Ramirez Casteillo is on display at Arnica Artist Run Centre. 

Illustration by Osvaldo Ramirez Casteillo is on display at Arnica Artist Run Centre. 

Osvaldo Ramirez Castillo: Catastrophe, Memory, Reconciliation presented by Arnica Artist-Run Centre (Kamloops, BC, Nov. 10-Dec. 21). 

For Everyone A Fountain Robert Youds’ latest work offers an experiential, immersive adventure at the intersection of painting, sculpture, light and sound. (Victoria, Open Space, Nov. 10-Dec. 16) 

Westcoast Homeland Colours: Faye Gordon-Lewis & Hans Gray presented by Silk Purse Arts Centre (West Vancouver, Nov. 14-Dec. 3) 

Anonymous Art Show presented by CityScape Community Art Space. This year, 334 artists have contributed 738, 8" x 8" artworks, all priced at $100. (Fundraiser opening Nov. 16; show runs to Dec. 16) 

Accept THIS! presented by Gallery Gachet. 2017 annual members show is the first exhibition mounted at new location at The Beacon, 9 West Hastings Street. 

Light Within the Shadows An Artist's Memoir Pnina Granirer combines images and words in an exhibition documenting her new memoir. (Sidney and Gertrude Zack Gallery, Vancouver Nov. 16-Dec. 11)

The Fabric of Our Land: Salish Weaving presented by Museum of Anthropology at UBC (Vancouver, Nov. 19, to April 15  

Volvos of Lebanon: Stories of Refugees, Resilience and Reliable Cars Fort Gallery presents a special exhibit by Scott Campbell, in partnership with MCC British Columbia (Fort Langley, BC, Nov. Nov. 22-Dec. 10)

News & Announcements

Takashi Murakami, Tan Tan Bo Puking - a.k.a. Gero Tan, 2002.

Takashi Murakami, Tan Tan Bo Puking - a.k.a. Gero Tan, 2002.

Vancouver Art Gallery announces Takashi Murakami: The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg, the first  retrospective of the international art icon to be presented in Canada. (Vancouver Feb. 3-May 6)   

Open Door Gallery is nominated for a Small Business BC Awardvoting closes Nov 20.

Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art will undergo a $1.5 million renovation to expand its exhibition offerings and increase programming; starting December to April 2018 the Gallery will be closed. 

Craft Council of British Columbia announces the 2017 Robert Jekyll Award for Leadership in Craft recipient, Charllotte Kwon. 

Artist talk by Gary Simmons presented by Rennie Museum (Vancouver, Nov. 15, 6:30 p.m.)   

Eastside Culture Crawl Celebration of visual arts, design, and crafts in 500 + artists studios, homes, and garages (Vancouver, Nov. 16-19)

The Polygon Gallery Grand Opening Nearly 30-years in the making, The Polygon Gallery – formerly the Presentation House Gallery - will open its doors on North Vancouver’s waterfront (Nov. 18) 

ShowOff - Live Painting Event & Fundraiser presented by Federation of Canadian Artists Gallery (Vancouver Dec. 9) 



FCA Workshop - Mixing Colours with Gaye Adams (Dene Croft Studio & Gallery, North Vancouver, Nov. 18-19) 

FCA Workshop - Backgrounds, Layering & Glazing with Janice Robertson (Semiahmoo Arts Centre, South Surrey Nov. 25-26) 

Wrap the Season Make your own wrapping paper for the Christmas season, presented by North Vancouver Arts Council (Nov. 30) 

FCA Workshop - Brushwork with Paul Chizik (Semiahmoo Arts Centre, South Surrey Dec. 2-3) 

FCA Workshop - Reference Sources with Liza Visage ( Dene Croft Studio and Gallery, North Vancouver. Dec.9-10) 







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