The Vancouver Visual Art Foundation, host of April’s international! Vancouver fair at the Convention Centre, returns July 1st with a free event to inspire all art enthusiasts. Taking place in the same venue, 13 artists will be on hand at the downtown waterfront to exhibit their work in a celebration of Canada Day.
Painting by Elizabeth Cross
You can look forward to art from emerging artists Jake Bull, Matthew Choy and Talin Wayrynen. A local artist who also hails from England, Bull paints large, vivid pieces, often with a mix of acrylics and spray paints. Touching on the technology side of art, Choy specializes in colourful and intricate digital work, while Wayrynen produces stunning aerial photography of coastal Mexico and Vancouver scenes.
Artists Skyla Wayrynen, Monica Gewurz, Shelley Brookes, Paul Ygartua, Elizabeth Cross, Kirsten Nash and duo Meet me at the Lamp(p)ost will also be exhibiting their artwork.
Painting by Matthew Choi
The Canada Day event will be an enjoyable one for all members of the family – and if you happen to like art, then you are certain to be inspired. Come out to experience great local and international art, meet the artists and join in the festivities. For more information about the event, please see https://www.canadaplace.ca/