About Art! Vancouver
Art! Vancouver is produced by non profit Vancouver Visual Art Foundation, and is dedicated to raise awareness of the art scene in Western Canada. By playing host to a world-class international art fair in an exceptional waterfront venue, featuring reputable galleries and artists from across Canada and around the world. Building on Vancouver’s rich and thriving arts scene, Art! Vancouver will be held under the Sails, at the Vancouver Convention Centre East – a stunning and inspirational setting where art enthusiasts and collectors can immerse themselves in a wide array of beautiful artwork.
For four days, April 19 – 22, 2018, Art! Vancouver connects the international arts community under one roof. Here exhibitors can showcase their artworks on a prestigious platform, while exposing attendees to a diverse collection of original art.
Art! Vancouver is the dream of accomplished artist and curator Lisa Wolfin. Building on her artistic and curatorial experience, Wolfin is making it her mission to develop Art! Vancouver into a must see world class event.
Welcome to Art! Vancouver 2018
Thursday April 19: 6PM – 7PM
Opening Night Gala:
Thursday, April 19: 7PM – 10PM
Friday, April 20: 12PM – 8PM
Saturday, April 21: 12PM – 8PM
Sunday, April 22: 12PM – 5PM
Vancouver Convention Centre – East
999 Canada Place
Events & Programming:
Opening Night Gala:
On Thursday, April 19 from 7PM to 10PM we kick off Art! Vancouver 2017 with the Face of Art, a runway-style art show. Select exhibiting artists are introduced to the crowd while walking along a catwalk showcasing their work.
Art tours will be lead throughout the city to compliment your experience at the fair and will be announced in the months leading up to Art! Vancouver. Stay tuned!
Our popular speaker series will be back! Throughout all four days prominent art professionals will address a variety art world issues. Stay tuned for details!
Art! Vancouver believes in giving back to our community. This year we are proud to support the Alley Outreach Program, a Vancouver based charity that helps the downtown homeless.