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Richmond Art Gallery

As an art student in Toronto, Meryl McMaster was too shy to ask friends to pose for her photography projects. So she started creating self-portraits with a decided embrace of the surreal. more

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Peter Aspell was among a core group of influential artists who challenged conventions in post-war Vancouver. Unlike many of his contemporaries, who were involved in nature-based abstraction, Aspell chose the figure as his main subject. more

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It’s dusk outside as Greg Girard discusses photography techniques in the café at the Vancouver Art Gallery. more

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"Fictive Realities" brings together work by Lee Henderson, Doug Jarvis, Peter Morin, Michelle Gay and Steve Lyons that questions how notions of reality are changing in a digital era. more

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The City of Richmond and the Board of Directors for the Richmond Art Gallery Association (RAGA) are pleased to announce that Rachel Rosenfield Lafo is the new Director of the Richmond Art Gallery effective February 12, 2013. more

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The title of this exhibition comes from the musical term for slow tempo, here referring to the speed of walking. more

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Sophie Jodoin is a Montreal-based artist who aims to create a subtle sense of discomfort for the viewer with her black and white drawings. more

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When Hua Jin immigrated to Vancouver from China four years ago, she was lonely and lost. “My parents had passed away and I was divorced,” Jin explains. “I am from a generation where most of us are the only child.” more

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Brenda Joy Lem pulls together the fragmentary nature of the immigrant experience in Canada in her new exhibition at the Richmond Art Gallery through June 12. more

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Russian conceptual photo- and video-based artists AES+F (Tatyana Arzamasova, Lev Evsovitch, and Evgeny Svyatsky) bring their three-channel HD video project "Last Riot" to the Richmond Art Gallery February 3. more

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Artists from India have recently made a grand entrance into the international, avant-garde art scene. more

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As a boy in the Haisla First Nation village of Kitamaat in northern British Columbia, Arthur Renwick grew up listening to his grandmother’s stories and began drawing pictures at the age of six. more

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Imagine the mountains surrounding the confluence of the North and South Thompson rivers illuminated by the setting sun. Now imagine them glowing from a light source within. more

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Kevin McKenzie's Re-Animator stirs up some interesting questions about how we read photographs. If you stumbled into this exhibition knowing nothing about the artist, you would see one show. more

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At least once every decade, Vancouver potter Paul Mathieu pulls figurative rabbits out of ceramic history’s hat, turns everything we know about art inside out, and confounds us with totally new ways of looking and thinking. more

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At first glance, Misa Nikolic's acrylic paintings at the Richmond Art Gallery appear to be photo-referenced hyper-realism. A closer look reveals that he has gone far beyond that hard-edge style popular in Vancouver in the 1960s and 1970s. more

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