THANK YOU for a fantastic evening!
Over 600 friends and supporters joined us on Friday, February 2 to celebrate Murakami’s Birthday Bash! We extend our sincere appreciation to the generous event partners, sponsors, volunteers and guests who contributed to making this evening so spectacular. All funds raised during this event support the Gallery’s exhibitions and education and public programs.




Event Supporter:
Daomei Wang


VIP table hosts:
Rosy Shang and Cathy Zuo


Murakami’s Birthday Bash Committee

We look forward to seeing everyone again soon!

Proceeds from this event support the Vancouver Art Gallery’s exhibitions and education and public programs.

Takashi Murakami: The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg is organized by the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago and curated by Michael Darling, James W. Alsdorf Chief Curator

Takashi Murakami, Photo: Maria Ponce Berre, © MCA Chicago

The Vancouver Art Gallery is a not-for-profit organization supported by its members, individual donors, corporate funders, foundations, the City of Vancouver, the Province of British Columbia through the British Columbia Arts Council, and the Canada Council for the Arts.