Author Archives: Programming

Spring Programs Addressing the War on Drugs

This Spring, Gallery Gachet’s programming addresses the personal, relational, and socio-political ramifications of the War on Drugs. From April 1 – May 15, 2021, Things My Dad Taught Me, a photography series in three parts, is an art exhibition by Jackie Dives, whose practice is influenced by feminism and photojournalism.

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In Print: The 13th Annual Oppenheimer Park Community Art Book

The Oppenheimer Park Community Art Show — the tradition continues through the pandemic in the form of a book featuring the artwork and insight of 40 artists and community leaders connected to or displaced from Oppenheimer Park, the green space known as Lek’lekí, the Powell Street Grounds, Paureu gai, the backyard of the Downtown Eastside; […]

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Fear and Care for the Fate of the World

December 20 – 22, 2020 land-based and online Artists: Afuwa, BUSH Gallery, aly de la cruz yip, Chandra Melting Tallow, and Cecily Nicholson, Mercedes Eng, Hari Alluri & Junie Désil

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HIVE ART with Hives for Humanity

Wood hive box painted with blue bees against green, orange, yellow, and blue background.Launching today! Hives for Humanity Community Collaboration and Fundraiser Artists: Haisla Collins, Larissa Healey, Jessica Numminen, J Peachy, Jacqueline Quewezance, Jeska Slater, Martin and Shona Sparrow, Jacqueline West, Ilirijan Xhediku, Sandra Yuen

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Statement of Solidarity with Black Lives Matter and Commitment to Anti-Racism

On behalf of the collective membership, board of directors, and staff of Gallery Gachet Society 13 July 2020 Gallery Gachet Society stands in solidarity with the international mass movement led by Black Lives Matter. We commit to the ongoing work of speaking and working against anti-Black racism and racism in all of its forms. To […]

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Krystle Coughlin Silverfox, Hats’adän echo (Elders teachings), 2020. 18 in x 12 in. Image courtesy the artist.July 17 – August 21, 2020 online exhibition & poster series opening July 17 Artists: Afuwa, Tamara Bond, Krystle Coughlin Silverfox, Marissa Diamond, Mary Phyllis O’Toole

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Annual Submissions Process – reinstated this year!

Madness+MobilityWe have some exciting news to share with artists everywhere. We will be reinstating our annual submission process over the next year and will be putting out our call by the end of this year. Deadline will be in early 2013. During this process, we will be choosing our submissions for the programming year 2013-14.

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Neurotika Blog – Stereotypes

  What are stereotypes but roles?  Mother, Father, Daughter and Son – Doctor, lawyer etc. We are conditioned to fit into society -by the fulfillment of this.

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We are having a fundraiser!

On December 9, 2011, from 8.30 – 10.30pm, Gallery Gachet will offer for sale an exclusive selection of artworks generously donated by emerging and established artists from the Lower Mainland and beyond to support the gallery in its effort to raise much needed funds for its programming. Artworks from Rosemary Burden, Enda Bardell, Vasan Sitthiket, […]

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Sad to say goodbye, but fond memories

It was sad to say goodbye to Thai artist, Vasan Sitthiket, but we have fond memories of his time with us! A big thanks to Tyler Russell from the Cafe for Contemporary Art and Randy Gledhill from LIVE for facilitating Vasan’s residency with us.

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