Vancouver

Vancouver Art Gallery

  • 750 Hornby Street
  • Vancouver, BC V6Z 2H7
  • Phone: 604.662.4700

Art Makes Us Curious. Discover the power of art at the Vancouver Art Gallery! Immerse yourself in ground-breaking historical and contemporary exhibitions, and encounter artworks by Canadian, Indigenous and internationally acclaimed artists, with special attention to the art of the Asia Pacific region through the Gallery’s Institute of Asian Art. Spark your curiosity by taking a public tour of the exhibitions or get creative at Weekly Family Programs every Sunday! Complete your experience with a visit to the Gallery Store for unique gifts or take a break for lunch on the Gallery Café’s rooftop patio, one of the city’s best kept secrets.

2017 exhibition highlights include Susan Point: Spindle Whorl, Claude Monet’s Secret Garden, Pictures from Here and Emily Carr: Into the Forest.

Open Daily 10am-5pm | Tuesdays 10am-9pm

Sundays FREE for children 12 & under

Facility Info

  • Exhibits Space 1
  • Description The Vancouver Art Gallery is currently housed in a stunning neoclassical heritage building, originally the provincial courthouse. Choose from several inspired event spaces, including the grand foyer and rotunda–with a soaring, four-story dome and twin marble staircases–or one of the original historic courtrooms, complete with judge’s bench and rich oak woodwork. A rooftop pavilion overlooking Robson Square provides one of the most dramatic bird’s-eye views in the city. Guided exhibition tours are also offered, providing your guests with an exclusive art experience. With outstanding art and one-of-a-kind event spaces, it’s no wonder the Vancouver Art Gallery is the preferred site for the city’s most memorable occasions.
  • Exhibits 1
  • Largest Room 1885
  • Total Sq. Ft. 3716
  • Reception Capacity 500
  • Theatre Capacity 300
  • Banquet Capacity 200
  • Number of Rooms 7
  • Classroom Capacity 200

July 1, 2017 - October 15, 2017

July - Sunday, October 15, 2017 Vancouver Art Gallery 750 Hornby St, Vancouver Hong Kong artist Tsang Kin-Wah critically addresses some of the complexities surrounding migration, cultural identity and racism in these site-specific works. Spread over two locations, the Vancouver Art Gallery's public… more

June 24, 2017 - October 1, 2017

Saturday, June 24 - Sunday, October 1, 2017 Vancouver Art Gallery 750 Hornby St, Vancouver The most important exhibition of French painter Claude Monet’s work in Canada in over two decades, Claude Monet’s Secret Garden will trace the career of this pivotal figure in Western art history. Monet’s 1872… more

June 24, 2017 - September 24, 2017

Saturday, June 24, 2017 - Sunday, September 24, 2017 Vancouver Art Gallery 750 Hornby St, Vancouver Elad Lassry is a Tel Aviv-born, Los Angeles-based artist whose photographs, collages, drawings, sculptures and films are concerned with the nature of perception and the contemporary conditions for… more

May 13, 2017 - March 4, 2018

Saturday, May 13, 2017 - Sunday, March 4, 2018 Vancouver Art Gallery 750 Hornby St, Vancouver The Vancouver Art Gallery is home to the finest collection of Emily Carr works in the world. While we are fortunate to have major works from throughout her career, the Gallery's collection is particularly… more

June 24, 2017 - October 1, 2017

Saturday, June 24, 2017 - Sunday, October 1, 2017 Vancouver Art Gallery 750 Hornby St, Vancouver Persistence draws on recent works, largely from the Gallery's collection, that illuminate the shifting role and unexpected endurance of technologies, physical objects and bodies. Key works include… more

May 19, 2017 - September 4, 2017

Friday, May 19, 2017 - Monday, September 4, 2017 Vancouver Art Gallery 750 Hornby St, Vancouver Beginning in the late 1970s artists such as Ian Wallace, Jeff Wall, Christos Dikeakos and Rodney Graham developed intellectually rigorous approaches to photography. Breaking with the romantic landscape… more

June 24, 2017 - October 1, 2017

Saturday, June 24, 2017 - Sunday, October 1, 2017 Vancouver Art Gallery 750 Hornby St, Vancouver Contemporary American photographer Stephen Shore produced an important body of images during several visits to Monet's garden at Giverny over the course of six years between 1977 and 1983. The entire… more

September 30, 2017 - January 1, 2018

Saturday, September 30, 2017 - Monday, January 1, 2018 Vancouver Art Gallery 750 Hornby St, Vancouver Entangled: Two Views on Contemporary Canadian Painting offers an insight into two distinctly different modes of painting that have come to dominate contemporary painting in this country. The origins… more

October 21, 2017 - February 4, 2018

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - Sunday, February 4, 2018 Vancouver Art Gallery 750 Hornby St, Vancouver Gordon Smith (b. June 18, 1919, Hove, England) is one of Canada's most influential and compelling painters. His practice spans over seven decades and he continues to paint to this day. Though… more

October 28, 2017 - February 4, 2018

Saturday, October 28, 2017 - Sunday, February 4, 2018 Vancouver Art Gallery 750 Hornby St, Vancouver For fifteen years, Vancouver-based artist Carol Sawyer has been conducting research and making artworks that enrich and expand the Natalie Brettschneider Archive. Carol Sawyer: The Natalie… more

October 28, 2017 - January 28, 2018

Saturday, October 28, 2017 - Sunday, January 28, 2018 Vancouver Art Gallery 750 Hornby St, Vancouver This ground-breaking exhibition examines the significant influence of Scandinavian craft and industrial design on the development of Canadian culture. Spanning more than seven decades, True Nordic… more

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