All Events

Aug 1 Fri
Rewilding Vancouver
To Sept 1
Museum of Vancouver
1100 Chestnut, Vancouver
exhibition explores our relationship with nature through the lens of historical ecology, as seen in taxidermy specimens, 3-D models, soundscapes, videos, and photo interventions that challenge our perception of what is natural to Vancouver
Aug 1 Fri
Out of Sight: New Acquisitions
To Sep 1
Vancouver Art Gallery
750 Hornby, Vancouver
works by Richard Artschwager, Iain Baxter, Rebecca Brewer, Harold Edgerton, Gathie Falk, Monique Fouquet, Charles Gagnon, Graham Gillmore, Angela Grossmann, Holger Kalberg, Gary Lee-Nova, Euan Macdonald, Michael Morris, Eadweard Muybridge, Elspeth Pratt, Ryan Sluggett, Corin Sworn, Diana Thater, Robert Youds, and Etienne Zack
Aug 1 Fri
Sylvie Roussel-Janssens: Hot Spot
To Aug 2
Evergreen Cultural Centre
1205 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam, Coquitlam
installation explores the impact of climate change in the Canadian North through a melding of burnt fabric, acetate maps, and text
Aug 1 Fri
Timescapes
To Aug 30
ArtStarts
808 Richards, Vancouver
art by B.C. students examines how time is marked in the natural world
Aug 1 Fri
Vancouver Farmers Markets
To Oct 19
various Vancouver venues
Buy local, organically and conventionally grown produce, nursery items, meat, cheese, seafood, prepared foods, baked goods, and crafts. Locations include Trout Lake Farmers Market (every Sat, to Oct 18, 9 am-2 pm, John Hendry Park), Kitsilano Farmers Market (every Sun, to Oct 19, 10 am-2 pm, Larch at 10th), West End Farmers Market (every Sat, to Oct 18, 9 am-2 pm, 1100 block of Comox), Main Street Farmers Market (every Wed, to Oct 1, 3 pm-7 pm, 1100 block Station), Kerrisdale Village Farmers Market (every Sat, to Oct 11, 10 am-2 pm, East Boulevard between 37th and 41st), Mt. Pleasant Farmers Market (every Sun, to Oct 12, 10 am-2 pm, Guelph between 7th and 8th), and Yaletown Farmers Market (every Thu, to Oct 2, 2 pm-6 pm, Mainland between Davie and Helmcken).
Aug 1 Fri
Ts'msyen Transforming
To Sept 14
Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art
639 Hornby, Vancouver
solo exhibition of work by Ts'msyen artist Morgan Green, including hollow-form jewellery
Aug 1 Fri
Without Masks: Contemporary Afro-Cuban Art
To Nov 2
Museum of Anthropology
6393 N.W. Marine Dr., UBC, Vancouver
over 80 Afro-Cuban artworks that explore the ties between the histories and cultures of Cuba and Africa
Aug 1 Fri
Playland
To Sept 21, 10 am–6 pm
Playland
2901 E. Hastings, Vancouver
Annual attraction features new ride Rock-N-Cars and old favourites like ATMOSFEAR, Corkscrew, Music Express, the wooden roller coaster, Flume, and Pirate. Also included are attractions like Climbing Wall, Pacific Adventure Golf, and Haunted Mansion, as well as a wide selection of arcade games.
Aug 1 Fri
Gu Xiong: A Journey Exposed
To Aug 23
Gordon Smith Gallery of Canadian Art
2121 Lonsdale Ave., North Vancouver
new work by the Vancouver-based artist who emigrated from China to Canada in 1989
Aug 1 Fri
Autobiography for No One
To Aug 1
SFU Gallery
8888 University Dr., Burnaby, Burnaby
monochromatic installation by Kelly Lycan

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