Latin American art features the masks of Carlos Colín

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La Casa De Las Máscaras – House of Masks is a new photography exhibit that explores the mask-making culture shared by Latin America and Northwest Coast First Nations.

The exhibit features photographs by Carlos Colín, a Mexican artist living and working in Vancouver. The Fazakas Gallery’s collection of Northwest Coast masks makes it a fitting venue for La Casa de las Máscaras (House of Masks), which opens July 5.

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Latin American art features the masks of Carlos Colín

Art World Expo Celebrates Local and Unique Art in Vancouver

Art World Expo 2014 Vancouver

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The Telus World of Science is transforming into a circus-themed art world this Friday when the 4th Annual Art World Expo 2014 takes over the building. On May 2, 2014 join art lovers from around the city at Science World to enjoy live art performances, a body painting competition, and 100s of artists showing and selling their original work.

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Art World Expo Celebrates Local and Unique Art in Vancouver

Local Artists Open Their Homes & Studios for the Eastside Culture Crawl this Weekend

Vancouver Eastside Culture Crawl 2013

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If you’ve ever wanted to learn more about art, or better understand the processes that go into making a piece of pottery, a painting, or a metal sculpture, the Eastside Culture Crawl is for you. On the flip side–if you just want to take a look into the fascinating home-life or studio-life of an artist, the Eastside Culture Crawl is also for you.

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Local Artists Open Their Homes & Studios for the Eastside Culture Crawl this Weekend

Hot One Inch Action for One Day Only on Nov 9th

Hot One Inch Action Button Show Vancouver

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Hot One Inch Action is the original, one-night only art show that features the art of 60 local artists reproduced on limited edition 1 inch buttons.

On November 9th  from 8-11pm at Hot Art Wet City (2206 Main @ 6th), the show will pop up for one night of miniature art. Conceived in 2004, this year marks the 10th anniversary of the show that merges button art and social interaction in Vancouver.

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Hot One Inch Action for One Day Only on Nov 9th