Vancouver Art Gallery

Thousands flood downtown for Occupy Vancouver

Today’s Occupy Vancouver protest was as much theatrical spectacle as political statement. There was the crowd of meditators who sat silently, eyes closed, through most of the all day rally in...

Occupy Vancouver: Live blog

5:47: Crowds thinning (some people staying overnight), Granville Skytrain packed, but some awesome photos from our former VO intern Brittany Tiplady here: photos by Brittany Tiplady 4:50: A sign...

Mayor Gregor Robertson on Occupy Vancouver

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson offers this statement on Occupy Vancouver:   “This Saturday, citizens from across Vancouver and throughout the Lower Mainland will gather downtown for the Occupy...

Occupy Wall Street movement scares Vancouver business association, but is it scary?

 Although the demonstration in Manhattan looks more like a rock festival than a demonstration, and there has been no show of violence from protesters there, the Vancouver business improvement...

Artistic director Max Reimer defends city's million dollar Vancouver Playhouse bailout

"It's like they're trying to elicit a Tea Party response,"  Vancouver Playhouse artistic managing director Max Reimer said. He was referring to reactions critical of public funding for one...

A look at some naughty (and lots of nice) events in Vancouver this week

As always, BeeVancity is excited to bring you the best events of the week. But there's something else we're excited about - we've just been nominated for the Best Events Blog of Vancouver at the 2011...

Simon Fraser University students with No Home

Simon Fraser University students work to build a shelter during No Home. Photo by Theresa Chong

Stylish VAG fundraiser raises more than $1 million

Last Saturday night, some of Vancouver’s finest dressed in their best to help raise over $1 million for the Vancouver Art Gallery at the BLACK/WHITE Art Auction and gala.

What to do with your little Picasso

Where do you go if you've got a little Picasso or Emily Carr on your hands?

City Council hears plea for Vancouver Art Gallery relocation

The Vancouver Art Gallery and City Council have been engaged in an on going discussion about creating a new art museum that will, advocates say, stand as an architectural landmark. The proposed...