Vancouver

Vancouver Art gallery presents Affinities: Canadian Artists and France

  • March 1, 2019 - May 20, 2019
  • Recurring daily
  • Times: Saturday, March 2nd - Sunday, June 9th 2019
  • Location: Vancouver Art Gallery
  • Address:
  • 750 Hornby Street
  • Vancouver, BC V6Z 2H7

Looking at the significance that French art and culture has held for Canadian artists over the past 120 years, this exhibition of works from the Vancouver Art Gallery's Collection focuses on influences of Impressionism, Post-Impressionism and Surrealism on Canadian artists during the first half of the twentieth century. Further, it examines the interest of contemporary Canadian artists in the legacy of French Modernism and feminist theory. Featured artists include J.W. Morrice, Emily Carr, Maurice Cullen, Paul-Émile Borduas, Rodney Graham, Mary Scott and Lucy Hogg, among others.

Organized by the Vancouver art Gallery and Curated by Grant Arnold, Audain Curator of British Columbia Art.

Friday, March 1st - Monday, May 20 2019

Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver 

For more information, please visit http://www.vanartgallery.bc.ca

Vancouver Art gallery presents Affinities: Canadian Artists and France
750 Hornby Street