All photos courtesy of Owen Wong
Look out for posters advertising explorASIAN at transit stops across across Vancouver. This was made possible by a recent Service Grant awarded to VAHMS by the City of Vancouver.
May is Asian Heritage Month, and for the first time, organisers focus on the ‘Hapa’ or mixed race community. Listen to Hapa-palooza’s Anna Ling Kaye interview on the Early Edition with Ric Cluff at this link
The City of Vancouver lit up City hall glowing red to celebrate explorASIAN Festival last night!
Deconstructing Diaspora: Institute of Asian Art Inaugural Symposium May 18–19, 2017 This symposium considers how contemporary art and its institutions participate in the construction and experience of Asian diasporas in Vancouver and elsewhere. Local artists and curators along with the Vancouver Art Gallery’s Institute of Asian Art’s international council members—comprised of artists, curators, museum directors …
Generation One Artists 2017 This year’s generation one exhibition features the following artists: Evan Leung Xiao Feng Wu Jenny Wang A. Tan Hai Ping Lee Shyh-Charng Lo Tony Chu Neil Pan Grace L. Cuenca Ferdinand (Chito) Maravilla Juliana Loh Niel McLaren
The Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Society (VAHMS) and the Vancouver Lipont Art Centre are pleased to present Generation One Art Exhibition during the 21st annual explorASIAN festival, which promotes national Asian Heritage Month in May. The Generation One Art Exhibition was created in 2009 as a signature program of the VAHMS festival to feature both …