Media Archive: 2016

September 9, 2016

September marks new schools for youth, a changing of the season and it brings a host of events to the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria. 

September 9, 2016

For the finest in local cuisine, drink, music and art, get your ticket now for Art + Fare 2. The celebration of Victoria food and art is back for its second year, and all proceeds benefit the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria’s children and family educational programming and the conservation and preservation of its collection.  

August 10, 2016

A mix of renovations and new builds, six custom homes are throwing open their doors for the day. The equally exquisite and diverse homes are stops on the annual House Tour which has been presented by the Gallery Associates and the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria since 1952. 

July 28, 2016

Any day in August is a good day to roam the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria (AGGV). If you haven’t had a chance to see the gallery’s major summer exhibition, Trans Pacific Transmissions: Video Art Across the Pacific runs until September 5; Kinky: Ancient Chinese and Japanese Erotic Images runs until October 16; China’s Favourite Pottery For Tea: Yixing Ware runs until October 18; and Emily Carr and the Young Generation is ongoing. Don’t miss Modernization in Meiji Japan (1868-1912) Images of Changing Architecture, Transportation and Wars, which closes August 28.