X
HBC_PTG_177666492_11_990x530

Naikoon Provincial Park/Haida Gwaii 

(David Nanuk/All Canada Photos photo)

Festivals & Events

Arts/Crafts

Potter (Potter (Toshi Kawano photo)

Potter (Potter (Toshi Kawano photo)

For information on arts and crafts festivals and events in this location, check out the map and events listings below.

Show me Arts/Crafts close to:

or
Main Address   Activity/Branch/Terminal     Visitor Centres 

19 Arts/Crafts in British Columbia

1 - 10 of 19 Results

Page: Previous  1  2   Next
21

Royal BC Museum: Wildlife Photographer of the Year - Victoria

675 Belleville St
Victoria, British Columbia
V8W 9W2
Toll-free888-447-7877
Phone250-356-7226

Daily from December 12, 2014 to April 6, 2015

Celebrating 50 years of images, Wildlife Photographer of the Year showcases award-winning images that tell the astonishing stories of our natural world while pushing the boundaries of technical skill. With more than 42,000 entries from 96 countries, this exhibition celebrates the beauty and magnificence of the world in which we live, as well as acting as a stark reminder of the fragility of nature.

The striking exhibition features 100 large-scale, back-lit photographs that include some of the world's most respected nature photographers and wildlife experts.

Wildlife Photographer of the Year is co-owned by the Natural History Museum, London, and BBC Worldwide.

22

PigaPicha! A Century of Portrait Photography in Nairobi - Vancouver

Museum Of Anthropology
Vancouver, British Columbia
V6T 1Z2
Toll-free
Phone

Daily from November 25, 2014 to April 4, 2015

In the exhibition 'PigaPicha!', the East African photo tradition is presented and documented as a chapter of its own in the international history of photography. 'PigaPicha!' highlights the history of portrait photography in Nairobi and gives a comprehensive overview of this form of urban culture, which is one of the most creative fields in modern East Africa. The exhibition is produced by Iwalewa-Haus and the Afrikaarchiv (DEVA) of the University of Bayreuth, Germany. Join us for a special opening party on November 25 at the Museum of Anthropology.

23

Unscrolled: Reframing Tradition in Chinese Contemporary Art - Vancouver

750 Hornby St
Vancouver, British Columbia
V6Z 2H7
Toll-free
Phone604-662-4700

Daily from November 15, 2014 to February 22, 2015

Presenting a diverse selection of Chinese contemporary artists whose practices are informed by their cultural heritage, this exhibit re-invents traditional aesthetics in conceptual ways to examine tradition's influence on visual culture in present-day China.

24

Vancouver Art Gallery Presents: Offsite - Robert Youds - Vancouver

W Georgia St
Vancouver, British Columbia
V6E 0A8
Toll-free
Phone604-662-4719

Daily from October 21, 2014 to March 30, 2015

Victoria-based artist Robert Youds' light installation, For Everyone a Sunset, draws upon the architectural vernacular of downtown Vancouver. Youds references the urban surroundings by using their associated materials-aluminium framework, salvaged glass, LED lighting-to construct a sculptural query that creates a space for audiences to contemplate the urban experience.

Vancouver Art Gallery Offsite is located on West Georgia Street between Thurlow and Bute Streets in downtown Vancouver.

25

Emily Carr with Landon Mackenzie - Wood Chopper and the Monkey - Vancouver

750 Hornby St
Vancouver, British Columbia
V6Z 2H7
Toll-free
Phone604-662-4719

Daily from September 20, 2014 to April 6, 2015

Taking its title from images in both artists' work, this exhibition uses the wood chopper as a metaphorical figure who 'clears a path' for those to come and the monkey as an emblem of the sense of loss and whimsy that is rarely discussed in Carr's work.

Emily Carr and Landon Mackenzie: Wood Chopper and the Monkey will be accompanied by an illustrated catalogue that explores the complex relationship between the works of these two artists. The catalogue is published by the Vancouver Art Gallery and includes a text by the renowned Emily Carr scholar Gerta Moray, Art History professor at the University of Guelph.

26

Comics Workshop 1:00 - 4:00 PM - Victoria

675 Belleville Street
Victoria, British Columbia
V8W 9W2
Website
Toll-free
Phone250-356-7226

Sunday, February 01, 2015

Join comics artist Gareth Gaudin for a wild workshop of drawing and drama (saving the world is never easy). How do you build a strong story and illustrate that in interesting ways? Using the museum galleries as a backdrop, as well as some secret superhero spaces you might never have seen, participants will come away with the beginning of a truly epic tale. Ages 8+ (for kids and adults)

27

BC Family Day at the Vancouver Art Gallery - Vancouver

750 Hornby St
Vancouver, British Columbia
V6Z 2H7

Monday, February 09, 2015

Come and celebrate BC Family Day at the Vancouver Art Gallery. There will be an exciting range of activities to participate in throughout the day. Gallery is open from 12:00 pm-4:00 pm. Free for Members or with Gallery admission. Free for children 12 and under.

28

Cezanne and the Modern: Masterpieces of European Art from the Pearlman Collection - Vancouver

750 Hornby Street
Vancouver, British Columbia
V6Z 2H7
Toll-free
Phone604-662-4719

Daily from February 14, 2015 to May 18, 2015

See extraordinary masterpieces by some of the most famous artists of the Impressionist and Port-Impressionist movements. This major exhibition includes a matchless group of paintings and watercolours by Paul Cezanne, as well as paintings and sculptures by artists including Paul Gauguin, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Edouard Manet, Edgar Degas and Amedo Modigliani. The exhibition is organized by the Princeton University Art Museum in cooperation with the Henry and Rose Pearlman Foundation.

29

A Bouquet of Quilts - Penticton

273 Power St
Penticton, British Columbia
V2A 7K9
Toll-free
Phone

Daily from May 8, 2015 to May 9, 2015

Penticton Quilters Guild Quilt Show May 8 & 9, 2015 Penticton Trade and Convention Center 273 Power St, Penticton, B.C. Jurried show, boutique, market place & 3 raffle prizes. Special display by the Fraser Valley Modern Quilt Guild

30

Geoffrey Farmer: How do I fit this ghost in my mouth - Vancouver

750 Hornby St
Vancouver, British Columbia
V6Z 2H7
Toll-free
Phone604-662-4719

Daily from May 16, 2015 to September 7, 2015

Showcasing works held in the Gallery's permanent collection as well as key works borrowed from international collections, this exhibition by the Vancouver-based artist will include installations that incorporate diverse elements such as sculpture, video, performance, drawing and photography.

1 - 10 of 19 Results
Page: Previous  1  2   Next

Festivals & Events

Calendar

Calendar

Go

Plan Your BC Vacation - Get Your Free Guides

Get BC - Travel Ideas