Eastside Culture Crawl Visual Art, Design & Craft Festival Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Enhanced Hybrid Visual Arts Event

The Eastside Arts Society welcomes art enthusiasts to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the beloved Eastside Culture Crawl and the indelible impact the event has made on the Eastside Arts District community over the past 25 years. The 25th annual Eastside Culture Crawl Visual Art, Design & Craft Festival will take place in person and online over two consecutive weekends, November 12-14 (preview by appointment) and November 18-21, 2021, in strict compliance with public health protocols. Featuring a new artist livestream schedule, a dedicated appointment-based preview weekend, and the Culture Crawl’s traditional open studio series, the event’s landmark edition offers arts patrons an enhanced opportunity to fully customize their Culture Crawl experience and visit the studios of 400+ artists.

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Eastside Culture Crawl Visual Art, Design & Craft Festival Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Enhanced Hybrid Visual Arts Event

24th Eastside Culture Crawl Offers Customized Festival Experience with Live & Virtual Programming Options

“Hypebae” by Kayan Hamadeh. Image courtesy of the artist

Vancouver’s Eastside Arts District invites audiences to experience the creative resilience of the visual arts community during the newly expanded 24th annual Eastside Culture Crawl, taking place across two consecutive weekends: November 12–15 and November 19–22, 2020. Continue reading:
24th Eastside Culture Crawl Offers Customized Festival Experience with Live & Virtual Programming Options

Almost 500 artists taking part in this year’s incredible Eastside Culture Crawl in Vancouver

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Image sourced from the Eastside Culture Crawl

It’s that time of year again, the 23rd annual Eastside Culture Crawl is back and bigger than ever. It’s the event where you never know what you’ll stumble upon!

Boasting almost 500 artists exhibiting in over 80 locations, the Eastside Culture Crawl is the highlight of the season. From November 14 – 17, local artists in Vancouver’s Eastside open their doors to give you an inside look into their creative world.

This fantastic, four-day festival of visual arts, design, and crafts features painters, sculptors, photographers, potters, and other creatives.

More than 45,000 visitors take part in this festival – located in the most densely populated community of artists across Canada.

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Almost 500 artists taking part in this year’s incredible Eastside Culture Crawl in Vancouver

Eastside Culture Crawl Invites you into Local Artist Homes & Studios this November

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Image courtesy of Eastside Culture Crawl | Facebook.com

Vancouver’s best excuse for wandering into other people’s homes is back this November for inspiring and excellent, Eastside Culture Crawl, being held from November 15 – 18, 2018.

Now in its 22nd year, the annual celebration of art features hundreds of Vancouver artists opening the front doors of their homes and studios to the public.

The event focuses on the area around Main Street, 1st Avenue, Victoria Drive and the Waterfront and involves painters, jewellers, sculptors, furniture makers, weavers, potters, printmakers, photographers, glassblowers; from emerging artists to those internationally established.

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Eastside Culture Crawl Invites you into Local Artist Homes & Studios this November

How to Maximize Your Vancouver Eastside Culture Crawl Experience

Sense Of Silence, Reclaimed Oak Flooring and Fire, 3’ x 8’ x 41/2′ by Lee Roberts

Today marks the exciting kick-off of the 21st Annual Eastside Culture Crawl (November 16 to 19, 2017).

During this four-day period, visual arts, design, and craft studios in Vancouver’s Eastside open their doors exuberantly to the public. This year’s incarnation is going to be the largest one yet. As someone who goes every year, I have some tips for making the most of your Eastside Culture Crawl experience.

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How to Maximize Your Vancouver Eastside Culture Crawl Experience

Got Culture? Visit 440 Artists in 4 Days on the Eastside Culture Crawl, Nov 19-22

A creation from glass and jewellery artist Maria Keating. Sourced from culturecrawl.ca

A creation from glass and jewellery artist Maria Keating. Sourced from culturecrawl.ca

You’ve had your fill of pub crawls, dining crawls and desert crawls. So why not enjoy a heaping helping of culture?

More than 400 Vancouver artists are opening the front doors of their homes and studios for four days this month for the annual Eastside Culture Crawl. The uniquely Vancouver event, which sees art fans canvassing the city’s Eastside in search of bohemian gold, returns for another year, Nov. 19-Nov. 22.

Up to 25,000 people are expected to take to the streets for a fascinating, first-hand glimpse into the city’s creative scene. Once a gritty, blue-collar bastion, East Vancouver has blossomed into one of they city’s cultural hubs. In century-old homes and old warehouse spaces, hundreds of artists turn out everything from jewelry and sculpture to prints, avant-garde photography, furniture and carvings.  Continue reading:
Got Culture? Visit 440 Artists in 4 Days on the Eastside Culture Crawl, Nov 19-22

Eastside Culture Crawl Invites You to Meet Local Artists this Weekend

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Image courtesy of Carrie Leslie | BoredinVancouver.com

Vancouver’s best excuse for going into other people’s houses is back this weekend with the always-excellent Eastside Culture Crawl being held from November 21-23rd. On for its 18th year, this festival will give you a great taste of what really goes on in an artist’s studio (hint: magic!). The Crawl involves more than 20,000 people visiting local artists in their studios in the area bounded by Main Street and Victoria Drive north of First Avenue.

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Eastside Culture Crawl Invites You to Meet Local Artists this Weekend