Upcoming Exhibitions

Material Future

Material Future:
The Architecture of Herzog & de Meuron
and the Vancouver Art Gallery

March 27 to October 4, 2015

The architectural firm Herzog & de Meuron is internationally renowned for its contribution to contemporary architecture. Their attention to materials, surface, site and context has defined a practice that is astonishingly subtle and complex. Read more.

Geoffrey Farmer

Geoffrey Farmer:
How do I fit this ghost in my mouth?

May 22 to September 7, 2015

The most extensive mid-career survey of Vancouver-based artist Geoffrey Farmer's work to date, How do I fit this ghost in my mouth? includes large-scale installations made over the last fifteen years that incorporate the artist's ongoing parallel interests in theatricality and image archives. Read more.

Of Heaven and Earth

Of Heaven and Earth:
500 Years of Italian Painting from Glasgow Museums

June 13 to October 4, 2015

With works by some of the greatest names in European art, Of Heaven and Earth examines the thematic and stylistic developments in Italian art–from the religious paintings of the late Middle Ages and Renaissance to the secular neoclassical and genre paintings of the 19th century. The remarkable breadth of the exhibition showcases the outstanding quality of works by figures such as Giovanni Bellini, Sandro Botticelli, Domenichino, Francesco Guardi and Titian alongside other lesser-known masters Read more.

Residue

Residue:
The Persistence of the Real

June 12 to September 27, 2015

This exhibition presents recent work by contemporary artists–including Stan Douglas, Babak Golkar and Amie Siegel, among others–who engage with current debates on the real and its representation. Read more.