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Art of Acquiring Art. Part 1 – Picking and Placing ArThet

By Petra Giffard   The intention of this month’s article is twofold: to pick and to place artwork. These two actions are highly intertwined and both need to be at the forefront of your mind during any art buying decision.   Firstly, pick a space. This may involve measuring a wall – but could also involve earmarking a space in your home/office/garden for a sculptural piece. Then, consider the statement you wish to make. A […]

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 […]

A truly colourful celebration to mark the opening of a new gallery in North Vancouver

True Colour Art Gallery is perhaps North Vancouver’s newest gallery – located on Marine Drive opposite Capilano Mall. The space is bright, airy and showcases the work perfectly. The majority of the artwork on display is by Li Xuan – gallery owner Li Li’s late father. His vibrant and expressive artworks feel optimistic and fresh; playfully combining traditional Chinese ink with a contemporary Western approach to abstraction. These large pieces are interspersed by yellow, red […]

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