Art! Vancouver, Western Canada’s International Art Fair

Art! Vancouver April News


Article | Tue April 25, 2017, 03:56 PM EST

  • CBC Arts

    CBC Arts

  • Skyla Wayrynen

    Skyla Wayrynen

  • Art! Vancouver Celebrates Canada 150

    Art! Vancouver Celebrates Canada 150

April 25, 2017 --

CBC Arts TV's Amanda Parris hosts Art! Vancouver’s opening night gala


Art! Vancouver is thrilled to have CBC Arts TV's Amanda Parris hosting the opening night gala. Parris is the host of CBC Arts’ weekly TV and online series, Exhibitionists, and CBC’s Radio 2's Marvin's Room. As an educator, accomplished actor and playwright, Parris is the perfect fit, and will add more color to the evening.
The opening night takes place Thursday May 25th starting with a preview from 6:00pm-7:00pm, and followed up by the gala from 7:00-10:00pm, at the Vancouver Convention Centre. Meet the artists and join Parris as Art! Vancouver celebrates Canada’s 150th anniversary through the appreciation of art.
Parris will also be hosting a panel discussion regarding Public Art over the course of the weekend. Experts on the field will engage in a discussion on the topic. Stay tuned for more details. 

Tickets are on sale now:
VIP, opening night gala, general admission and full weekend tickets are all available for purchase here.


Art! Vancouver’s international reach draws galleries and artists from across the globe


As an international art fair, Art! Vancouver welcomes galleries and artists from all over the world. To date there are galleries and artists coming from over 10 different countries including Georgia, Luxembourg, China, Mexico, Spain, Brazil, US and Canada.

Art! Vancouver invites you to explore the depths of this year’s original work. Meet and talk to the artists, come and learn about their lives and what inspires them.

Learn more about registration and attendance at


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Let us know you are attending here.

Art! Vancouver Team

Article | Tue April 25, 2017, 03:56 PM EST

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