Museums

Melancholy – Taize Powell

Taize Powell paints with the intention of capturing his subject’s state of mind; sometimes the work has a mood of melancholy or joy, sometimes pain, but it is always powerful. His paintings are a visual journey that explore these emotions, senses and expressions. Enjoy this show by visiting the Gallery
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Sur/veil: Who’s Looking, Whose Watching – Valerie Pugh

Valerie Pugh’s artwork explores reflection and surveillance, focussing attention on the act of “seeing”. The sculptures and paintings in her exhibition relate to subtle differences between looking as communication with ‘other(s)’, seeing in a subjective self determined way, and surveillance devices where we are watched without permission. Enjoy this show
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Burnaby Village Museum
Burnaby Village Museum

Experience heritage. Stroll down the streets of a 1920s community. A village has been created with both heritage & replica buildings. Period costumed townsfolk give demonstrations in the homes, businesses & shops: watch the blacksmith at forge, listen to the rhythm of the platen press, mind the teacher in the
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VOULA – DELETE (re-direct to Vancouver Art Gallery Family Programs) Art Tracks at the Vancouver Art Gallery

Come to the Vancouver Art Gallery and join in on the fun.  Art Tracks are child-oriented tours led by artists, educators, dancers, musicians and others offering interdisciplinary ways of looking and thinking about art. Art Tracks: When: Saturdays Time: 12:00pm – 4:00pm Where: Vancouver Art Gallery Address: 750 Hornby St,
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VOULA – DELETE (re-direct to Vancouver Art Gallery Family Program) Art Agents

Come to the Vancouver Art Gallery and join in on the fun.  Together grownups and kids explore the galleries with a team of bold, whimsical, funny and informed Art Agents.  This event is geared towards kids aged 5-12.  The program is free with gallery admission. Art Agents: When: Saturdays Time:
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VOULA – Delete Richmond Art Gallery Family Sundays
VOULA – Delete Richmond Art Gallery Family Sundays

Family Sunday is a free drop-in art program that offers families the occasion to explore the Gallery exhibitions together through various art activities. Richmond Art Gallery Family Sundays: When: 4th Sunday of every month Time: 1pm – 4pm Where: Richmond Art Gallery Address: 7700 Minoru Gate, Richmond Website: www.richmondartgallery.org LOVE
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Museum of Surrey
Museum of Surrey

Completely renovated in 2018, the Museum of Surrey is a vibrant, interactive and ever changing, free local venue for wonder, dialogue and fun for the whole family. The exhibitions at the Museum of Surrey are always changing. You can check out the current exhibits here. The kids will absolutely love
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Museum of Anthropology (MOA)

The Museum of Anthropology houses one of the world’s finest displays of First Nations art in a spectacular building overlooking mountains & sea. They also host major temporary exhibits and display over 10,000 objects from around the world in their new Multiversity Galleries. Enjoy gallery tours (free with admission), exciting
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Gulf of Georgia Cannery
Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site

Situated atop wooden pilings over the mighty Fraser River, the Gulf of Georgia Cannery is one of the few remaining 19th century salmon canneries in BC. In its heyday, the Cannery was the largest building of its kind and the leading producer of canned salmon in BC. Now a dynamic
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Vancouver Art Gallery
Vancouver Art Gallery

The Vancouver Art Gallery hosts cutting-edge exhibitions featuring contemporary art and internationally renowned artists, houses work of historical artists, including a very extensive collection of Emily Carr works. An impressive permanent holding of over 10,000 artworks, makes the VGA a major player in the Canadian art world. Because it is
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