All Arts Events

Aug 21 Thu
2014 Greater Vancouver Chinese-Canadian Artists Invitational Exhibition
To Aug 28
Chinese Cultural Centre Museum & Archives
555 Columbia, Vancouver
art by Stanley Au, Nai Chim Au Yeung, Feng-Tzu Chan, Tin Yan Chan, Sheila Chao, Shuren Cheng, Johnson Chow, Raymond Chow, Ivy Chuang, Paul Chui, Shaogang Guo, Wai-Yin Lau, Chak-Man Lee, Ching Man Lee, Winifred Lee, Shak-Fung Leung, Tak Cheung Leung, Xingjian Li, Shih-Charng Lo, Yim Tse, Ping-Kwong Wong, Shanshen Yang, June Yun, and Nan Zhao
Aug 21 Thu
A Retrospective of Diane Roy
To Sep 22
Leigh Square Community Arts Village
2253 Leigh Square Place, Port Coquitlam
marine sculptures produced by Canadian artist Diane Roy from 1980 to 2000
Aug 21 Thu
A Spectacle and Nothing Strange
To Aug 23
Wil Aballe Art Projects
528-2050 Scotia, Vancouver
art by Terence Koh, Keith Cole, Todd Evanger, Brendan Fernandes, Eve Fowler, Paul De Guzman, Jeffrey Hallbauer, Luis Jacob, Attila Richard Lukacs, Will Munro, and Patryk Stasieczek
Aug 21 Thu
Aug 20-22, 6 pm, Aug 23, 4:30 pm, 6 pm
UBC Botanical Garden and Centre for Plant Research
6804 SW Marine, Vancouver
Performance puts rock-climbing skills and contemporary dance in the treetops.
Aug 21 Thu
To Sep 14
Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art
639 Hornby, Vancouver
spray-can art by Haida artist Corey Bulpitt
Aug 21 Thu
Anna Wong
To Oct 6
Burnaby Public Library McGill Branch
4595 Albert St., Burnaby, Burnaby
exhibition features seven etchings and serigraphs by Wong from 1965-1982
Aug 21 Thu
AR, QR, and the Landscape
Aug 21, 6:30-8:30 pm
Aberthau House
4397 W. 2nd
Patrick Lichty teaches you how to create embedded media through augmented reality and printed QR codes, Bring your iPhone, iPad, or other smart device.
Aug 21 Thu
Art of Random Occupation
To Sep 8
Artemis Gallery
104C-4390 Gallant Ave., North Vancouver
work by local artists Barbara Shelly Studio Inc, Diva's Niche, Giulietta Designs, Golem Designs, Hello Beautiful Textile & Ceramic Creations, Kate Arkiletian, Monika Blichar, and Naomi Ann Illustrations
Aug 21 Thu
To Aug 31
various Whistler venues
Whistler Arts Council presents a self-guided walking tour that brings local artists' work into high-traffic venues, including cafes, retail outlets, hotels, and restaurants. Pick up your ArtWalk passport and discover how the West Coast and the mountains influence photography, paintings, jewellery, and pottery.
Aug 21 Thu
Azawad Libre! New Media and Imagined Geographies in the Sahel
To Oct 5
Bob Prittie Metrotown Library
6100 Willingdon, Burnaby, Burnaby
exhibition explores a vital intersection between folk art, computers, and cell phones by young people throughout the Sahel region of Africa