By Alex Lausanne “The uprooting, internment and dispossession of Japanese Canadians is this experience that was shared by thousands of people, but it’s also a highly individual experience,” said Jordan Stanger-Ross, a University of Victoria...
August 10, 2016 | BC Museums & Galleries
BC MUSEUMS & GALLERIES: SFU Galleries – Sabine Bitter and Helmut Weber’s The Templeton Five Affair, March 1967
by Barbara Matthews Could it be that the lessons of the street are exhausted, out-dated, and likewise the teachings of the window? Certainly not. They perpetuate themselves by renewing themselves. The windows overlooking the street...
May 12, 2016 | BC Museums & Galleries
Rare Books and Special Collections is delighted to present a new exhibition: Words & Pictures: Book Illustration in Canada’s Governor General’s Literary Awards Join us for a special celebration of the 80th anniversary of the...
April 26, 2016 | BC Museums & Galleries
by Anthony Shelton, Director of the Museum of Anthropology and Professor of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia. With continuing uncertainty over the future of Metro Vancouver’s art galleries and museums – the recent...
March 31, 2016 | BC Museums & Galleries