The Lantern City is back! For 2022 the free public art installations are bigger and more breath-taking than ever.

What is a Family? A household, a cultural community, a place where we belong. On the North Plaza in front of the Vancouver Art Gallery, The Lantern City presents the exhibit “We are a Family”, featuring artists of different communities that make up Vancouver.

Forever Young. Granville Island is a place of creativity and childlike wonder—and it is this youthful spirit that inspired the Forever Young light installation at The Lantern City. Visit the installation from January 29 to February 21 – Learn the lantern stories on

The Lantern City:

Dates: January 29 – February 21, 2022