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The Launch of Art! Masters
The Launch of Art! Masters

On the evening of July 26th, art enthusiasts of all ages gathered at the Portside Pub in Gastown for our new painting competition: Art! Masters. During what proved to be an exciting summer event, the hour-long contest saw professional artists vying to paint their best interpretation of the theme “float like a butterfly, sting like a bee.” With the artists having to make use of a surprise box of materials that included everyday objects such […]

Art! Vancouver at the Vancouver Mural Festival
Art! Vancouver at the Vancouver Mural Festival

On Saturday, August 11th, Art! Vancouver will be participating for the first time in Vancouver’s annual Mural Festival. The Vancouver Mural Festival gives artists an opportunity to contribute to the city’s diverse art scene, leaving a cultural legacy through permanent, large-scale public murals. Among the display of  dazzling murals, we will be showcasing live painting demonstrations and pieces by a number of Vancouver-based visual artists including:   Jake Bull Jake is an English native living […]

Art of Acquiring Art. Part 3 -Red Dots, Prints and Limited Editions

Red dots are an artist’s best friend, as every artist loves a sale! But why do some pieces have more than one dot beside them? The answer is that the work is an edition. Prints and editions are seductive – particularly if a full-blown original is out of your price range! But before you part with your cash it pays to consider the following 4 pointers:   Is the piece a limited edition? Check the […]

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By Shakun Jhangiani


By Charles Gitnick


By Cecilia Aisin – Gioro