Gallery Hours
Tuesday to Sunday 12 - 6pm
Free Admission


Feedback talk – Alec Bălășescu


Feedback talk - Alec Balasescu

Join us for free drop-in art making events for families. All ages are welcome!

Presented in collaboration with ArtStarts on Saturdays


Free Family Days at the Gallery

CAG Communications Coordinator Jill Henderson tours the exhibitions and explores the history of the CAG.



Guided Visit | Jill Henderson

SFU Philosophers Café: Art Salons

In the spirit of social gatherings that provide forums for discussion, SFU Philosophers’ Café will run two art salons in collaboration with the Contemporary Art Gallery. Each café will start with a guided tour of current exhibitions with Director Nigel Prince, followed by a discussion with Shaun Dacey, Curator, Learning and Public Programs and special guests.

Gunilla Klingberg
Saturday, November 1, 3–5pm


SFU Philosophers Café: Art Salons - Gunilla Klingberg

Kimberly Phillips
Tuesday, November 4, 7pm
Director/Curator at Access Gallery, Phillips holds a doctorate
in art history from the University of British Columbia, where
she focused on the complexity of German collective memory
as negotiated through ephemeral artistic interventions in the
public realm of post-1989 Berlin. She is a sessional instructor
at Emily Carr University of Art + Design and the University of
British Columbia, where she teaches courses on the history of
visual culture, cultural theory and curatorial practice. During her
recent residency at 221A, she collaborated with Vanessa Kwan to
present a solo exhibition of work by Kara Uzelman accompanied
by the publication Unknown Objects, featuring a text by the poet
and essayist Lisa Robertson.


Feedback talk - Kimberly Phillips

Tickets are on Sale!

To view the artworks for auction go to

26th Annual Gala & Art Auction
Saturday, November 8, 6.30pm
Dinner served at 7.30pm
Rosewood Hotel Georgia

Join us at this important benefit event for the Contemporary Art Gallery. Your support allows us to continue our crucial role as the only free independent public art gallery dedicated exclusively to engaging audiences with the very best in contemporary art from Vancouver, Canada and abroad.

This truly remarkable evening will feature our much anticipated Art Auction, featuring the work of over thirty ‘must know’ emerging and well known Canadian and international artists. New to this year’s event is the inaugural ‘Anonymous Polaroid Project’. A series of polaroid photographs taken by specially invited public figures who have taken images reflecting their daily lives will be up for auction. Only after bidding will the identities of the photographers be revealed.



26th Annual Gala & Art Auction - 60% sold and selling fast!


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