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Exhibition ALL THAT LIGHT – Paintings by Monica Gewurz and Farahnaz Samari
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Exhibition ALL THAT LIGHT – Paintings by Monica Gewurz and Farahnaz Samari

Lipont Place May 11 – June 7 Painting Demo: June 1 & 2, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm  This exhibit reflects the material world and the immaterial soul. Both artists have captured the ephemeral effects of sunlight upon land and sea in textured landscapes Venue: Lipont Place, 4211 No. 3 Road, Richmond  Info: allthatlight.eventbrite.ca, lipontplace.com, Fb/ … Continue reading

My Homeland
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My Homeland

Canadian Iranian Foundation May 5, 7:30 pm Iranian folk music, or (regional music), covers the Traditional Folk Music in the various regions of Iran. It’s important to note that the folk traditions contain a rich musical heritage that has influenced and helped the creation of the dastgāh (Radif) system throughout its evolution. Iran contains several … Continue reading

Miao Hui Festival
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Miao Hui Festival

Tian-Jin Temple May 4 – 5, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Our festival promotes cultural heritage and development, and is filled with inspiring performances, amazing prizes, fun activities, and delicious food! Venue:  Tian-Jin Temple: 3426 Smith Ave, Burnaby Info: tianjintemple.org/en, info@tianjintemple.org, (604) 568 – 9880, http://tianjintemple.org/en, Fb: Taoism Kuan Kung Association Free Admission Continue reading

Artist Talk: Julia Nygra – Tender Formations
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Artist Talk: Julia Nygra – Tender Formations

Port Moody Arts Centre MAY 23, 7:00 pm Our Ceramic Artist in Residence shares her process, her journey. and the stories of love that inspired this collection of traditional and contemporary Indian pottery. Venue: Port Moody Arts Centre, 2425 St Johns Street, Port Moody Info: pomoarts.ca, info@pomoarts.ca, (604) 931-2008 Free Admission  Continue reading

Spirit of India Spring Festival
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Spirit of India Spring Festival

Port Moody Arts Centre MAY 111:00 pm – 4:00 pm Join us as we welcome spring and celebrate South Asian art and culture.  The Spring Festival features art, music, cultural performances, demonstrations, and activities. | FREE ADMISSION Venue: Port Moody Arts Centre, 2425 St Johns Street, Port Moody Info: pomoarts.ca, info@pomoarts.ca, (604) 931-2008 Free Admission  Continue reading

Opening Reception: Spirit of India & Tender Formations
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Opening Reception: Spirit of India & Tender Formations

Port Moody Arts Centre MAY 26:00 pm -8:00 pm An exhibition of diverse artwork mediums and styles by 26 South Asian artists. Be inspired by the art, enjoy refreshments and meet the artists. Venue: Port Moody Arts Centre, 2425 St Johns Street, Port Moody Info: pomoarts.ca, info@pomoarts.ca, (604) 931-2008 Free Admission  Continue reading

Vancouver Launch of C.E. Gatchalian’s DOUBLE MELANCHOLY
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Vancouver Launch of C.E. Gatchalian’s DOUBLE MELANCHOLY

Vancouver Asian Canadian Theatre, Kathara Pilipino Indigenous Arts May 30, 7:00 pm The Vancouver launch of Filipinx Canadian author C.E. Gatchalian’s memoir, DOUBLE MELANCHOLY (Arsenal Pulp Press). Venue: The Junction Pub, 1138 Davie Street, Vancouver Info: Cynara Geissler (778) 840-7132, cegatchalian@gmail.com, cegatchalian.com, cynara@arsenalpulp.com Free Admission Continue reading

Indonesian Batik Workshop: Experience Batik Painting
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Indonesian Batik Workshop: Experience Batik Painting

Permai BC Association supported by Consulate General of Indonesia,Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Society May 25, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Join us to learn Indonesian Batik making by an instructor Venue: Museum of Vancouver, Joyce Walley Room1100 Chestnut Street, Vancouver Info: indonesiavancouver.org, pensosbud@indonesiavancouver.org, permaibc.ca Free Admission Continue reading