Kate Barron

Kate is a co-founder of theartmarket.ca, Canada's most comprehensive guide to Canadian art.

Free admission: a look at Vancouver's public art

Great cities are built for the people, and Vancouver is no exception. But, when was the last time you went for an art walk – or even stopped to admire a piece of public art in Vancouver?

Gallery Row gets a wake-up call from the tax man

We have seen crazy cuts to arts funding over the past couple years, but the latest threat to the survival of this community is rising rent and property taxes.

Vancouver’s Must Attend Art Events in 2011

Time to grab your phone and mark your calendars, because these are Vancouver’s best art events for 2011. We’ll see you there!

Last minute gift ideas for the artsy people in your life

Did you leave your shopping to the last minute? Are you in need of gift ideas for the artsy people in your life? Here is a list of some great last minute gift ideas.

You don't need a ball gown to attend an auction

And a few other tips for infiltrating the art world...