Feast for the Eyes explores the rich history of food as one of photography’s most prevalent and enduring subjects. In an age where sharing images of food has emerged as a unique facet of contemporary culture, this exhibition offers a look at the timeless ways in which things we eat shape us and our perceptions of the world. Featuring works by some of the most important artists of the past century, the presentation includes Nobuyoshi Araki, Nan Goldin, Rinko Kawauchi, Vik Muniz, Martin Parr, Irving Penn, Ed Ruscha, Cindy… more
The Polygon Gallery
- 101 Carrie Cates Court
- North Vancouver, BC V7M3J4
- Phone: 778.288.4456
Located in heart of the revitalized Lower Lonsdale area on Vancouver’s North Shore, The Polygon Gallery is a spectacular event venue with city skyline views and a clean, contemporary design. Designed by Governor General’s Award- winning Patkau Architects, the Gallery is a striking building that gleams on the harbourfront, rising in waves towards the North Shore peaks, and beckoning visitors to its doors. Minutes from downtown Vancouver, this unparalleled space can accommodate groups from 20 to 280 for seated dinners, and is able to welcome over 600 guests throughout the building for stand-up receptions. It is the perfect canvas for your signature event.
The Polygon Gallery is ideal for hosting weddings, holiday celebrations, corporate meetings, and gala events, and is also suited to professional filming and photo shoots.
The Gallery is a sought-after event venue, with its range of interesting spaces and modern features:
• two large galleries with thirteen-foot ceilings and saw-tooth skylights, bathing the spaces in natural light
• a layered, perforated metal exterior cladding that reflects the industrial nature of the surrounding landscape
• a covered second-floor balcony with panoramic views of downtown Vancouver
Kids First Saturdays is an opportunity for families of all kinds to create an art project, based on the exhibitions being shown at The Polygon Gallery. The projects are geared towards children ranging in age from 4 to 14 years old, though there is no age requirement to participate. Advance registration for Kids First programming can be done on The Polygon's website. Same-day registration can be done by telephoning the admission desk at 604-986-1351. Kids First Saturdays adheres to the latest WorkSafeBC guidelines, so… more