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  • 2019-03-07 21:35

    Join us for the Master of Fine Arts Thesis Show 2019 in the Michael O’Brian Exhibition Commons on the 2nd floor at Emily Carr University of Art + Design!

    INTROSPECTION March 20 - 28, 2019
    Opening night: Thursday March 21st from 6 pm to 9 pm

    Featuring a performance by Fadwa Bouziane at 7 pm, in the plaza outside the East entrance

    Artists: Fadwa Bouziane Russna Kaur Somal Marie-Pascale Lafrenière Xing Rui (Sarah) Ma Teo Monsalve Emelina Soares Reyhaneh Yazdani Mengduo (Dream) Zhang

    EXTROSPECTION April 1-9, 2019 Please join us for the second half of the Thesis Show.
    Closing night: Thursday, April 4th from 6 pm to 9 pm.

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  • 2019-03-05 12:18

    ECU is pleased to host ProductCamp Vancouver Saturday, March 9 from 8:00am - 4:30pm.

     

    ProductCamp Vancouver is the premiere event for product management, product marketing, and marketing professionals to teach to, learn from and network with each other.

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  • 2019-03-01 17:40

    Emily Carr Community members are invited to attend this Professional Practice presentation with Walter Quan, Program Officer with the BC Arts Council on Thursday, Mar 14 from 3:50 - 5:00 pm in Rennie Hall (Room A2056).

    With 30+ years experience handling thousands of grant applications Walter’s talk will focus on the jury process and preparing grant-worthy applications.
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  • 2019-02-07 13:33

    Vancity is now accepting applications of expressions of interest (EOI) from artists or artist teams who live or work in Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley and Squamish Valley, to design and integrate a site-specific art commission for the soon to be relocated North Road community branch 16. We’re seeking applications for artwork for a curved wall that reflect and interpret, in a celebratory way, the rich and diverse culture of the local community of the North Road branch.

    Content / themes must align to Vancity’s vision and values, and can be social, economic, historical, environmental or a combination. Preference will be given to submissions that aim to incorporate up-cycled, recycled, sustainably sourced, salvaged, found and/or other natural media.

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  • 2019-01-07 16:09

    First Tuesday of every month is $5 admission for seniors (65+). We are adding 3 additional senior days in January: Tuesday, January 15, 22nd and 29th!

    Take a stroll through the Vancouver History galleries or check out our current feature exhibitions: Haida Now: A Visual Feat of Innovation and Tradition, Wild Things: The Power of Nature in our Lives and in/flux: Art of Korean Diaspora.

  • 2019-01-07 14:23

    With the overheated property market, small businesses are struggling to survive under the weight of "best and highest use" tax assessments. They are slowly disappearing, along with the vibrant streetscapes. Pedestrian oriented, small scale shops provide public spaces where we build community.

    As cities strain under climate change, pressures and costs, social connection becomes increasingly important in maintaining the social fabric of civil society.

    Join our panel and lively discussion to learn more about insight and policy reform for small business in the wake of Vancouver’s Triple Net Leases.

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  • 2019-01-04 12:37

    "I had the feeling that photography could live on a wall in a space with people standing in front of it physically the way that painting has for centuries..." – Jeff Wall

    The "Vancouver School" of photo-conceptualists emerged in the 1960s and 70s and went on to change the very idea of what photography could be. There was no mission, no mandate, but an explosion of creative energy which for some reason came into sharp focus in a small, rapidly evolving city on the west coast.

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  • 2019-01-02 13:33

    Future City Builders is launching in Vancouver and we are looking for 30 creative young adults (18-29) to take part in our upcoming 30Lab starting February 14th!

    What is the 30lab? It is a series of 5 sessions that will tackle emergency preparedness and response in our city. From forest fires, smokey summers to earthquakes - there are a lot of environmental shocks that Vancouver faces. Come together to co-create solutions for the city, expand your network and pitch your ideas for the chance to win $5000!

    $100 Honorarium and food provided! Interested?

    You can learn more here and apply @ www.youthfulcities.com/fcb-vancouver

  • 2018-12-03 01:18

    The Salt Spring National Art Prize offering $40,000 in awards, one of Canada’s largest visual art prizes! Submissions for the 2019/2020 SSNAP awards begin on January 10 and end May 31, 2019.

    SSNAP Awards Totalling $40,000:
    SALT SPRING PRIZE - THE JOAN McCONNELL AWARD + RESIDENCY FOR OUTSTANDING WORK - $20,000 ($15,000 and a $5,000 Salt Spring Island artist residency)

    JURORS' CHOICE AWARDS - four awards of $3,000 selected by each juror

    PEOPLE'S CHOICE - ROSEMARIA BEHNCKE AWARDS - three awards determined by a vote of visitors to the exhibition - 1st prize - $3,000, 2nd prize - $2,000, 3rd prize - $1,000

    SALT SPRING ARTISTS AWARD for outstanding work by a Salt Spring Artist - $2,000

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  • 2018-11-05 15:14

    Judith M. Atkinson presents The Return of the Goddess

    Exhibition Dates: Nov. 17th, 2018 to Jan. 6, 2019
    Opening Reception: Saturday, Nov. 17th, 3 - 5 pm

    Art Gallery at Evergreen | 1205 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam BC

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