Presented in conjunction with French Moderns: Monet to Matisse, 1850–1950, this Vancouver Art Gallery presentation is on view from February 16th to May 20th, 2019.
Looking at the significance that French art and culture has held for Canadian artists over the past 120 years, this exhibition of works from the Gallery’s collection focuses on influences of Impressionism, Post-Impressionism and Surrealism on Canadian artists during the first half of the twentieth century.
Further, it examines the interest of contemporary Canadian artists in the legacy of French Modernism and feminist theory.
Featured artists include J.W. Morrice, Emily Carr, Maurice Cullen, Paul-Émile Borduas, Rodney Graham, Mary Scott and Lucy Hogg, among others.
Admission starts at $6.50.
Canadian Artists and France Vancouver 2019
Location: Vancouver Art Gallery - 750 Hornby Street, Vancouver
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Date: Saturday February 16th, 2019 - Monday May 20th, 2019