Gachet’s Bookshelf

Hours: October 22 – 26,  12pm – 6pm
Stop by the foyer of Gallery Gachet for the launch of Gachet’s Bookshelf. Researched and published by artists in the DTES, Gachet’s Bookshelf is an annotated bibliography in zine format compiling life writing, fiction, critical psy and dis/ability studies, poetry, and artist books on topics of madness, mental health, substance use, art, and creativity. Read More »

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Global Climate Strike

Gallery Gachet will be closed Friday, September 27 in support of the Global Climate Strike.
Vancouver’s Strike March gathers at City Hall at 1pm, on unceded Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh territories.

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Meet the Artists: “Can we create the world?”

October 3, 6-8pm | Gallery Gachet, 9 W Hastings St

Join artists of the 12th Annual Oppenheimer Park Community Art Show | The World as We Create It

Facilitated by exhibition curator Rudolf Penner, artists will discuss their practices and specific works and themes in the exhibition, asking “Can we create the world?” Everyone welcome. Snacks provided. Read More »

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Hastings Folk Garden Mural

Co-presented by Hives for Humanity and Gallery Gachet

Ceremony: Tuesday, September 24, 2pm – 3pm, 117 E Hastings St

Please join us in the Hastings Folk Garden for the presentation of a new community mural. Read More »

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The World As We Create It | The 12th Annual Oppenheimer Park Community Art Show

September 13 – October 26, 2019

From September 13 to October 26, 2019, Oppenheimer Park and Gallery Gachet are pleased to present The World As We Create It. Exploring the theme of humans and the natural world, the exhibition showcases artwork from the Oppenheimer Park community, including paintings, drawings, print, sculpture, mosaic and mixed media works. Read More »

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Gallery Closed | August 1st to September 12th

August 1st to September 12th

For the month of August Gallery Gachet will be closed. 
We will be open again on September 13th for the Annual Oppenheimer Park Community Art Show. WePress Open Studio and other WePress programs will continue in the shared space.

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Annual Call for Submissions Now Open

Gallery Gachet is now accepting submissions for the 2020-2021 exhibition calendar. DEADLINE August 30, 2019 

Gallery Gachet welcomes submissions for exhibitions and projects that engage our mandate in interesting and challenging ways. We welcome work in any medium, including photography, video, performance art, drawing, Read More »

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Mad Pride | Mad Honey

Exhibition: June 14th–July 27th, 2019
Opening Reception: Friday, June 14th, 6.00–9.00pm

As part of the international Mad Pride movement, Gallery Gachet celebrates mental diversity and confronts stigma with our annual Mad Pride exhibition. Read More »

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a MaD Banquet

In celebration of International MaD PriDe Day Gallery Gachet welcomes you to
a MaD Banquet on Monday, July 15th, 2-4pm

Complementing Mad Honey, currently on exhibit at Gallery Gachet, we invite you to gather in the Chandelier Room of 312 Main St for ice tea, delectable snacks, performance art, entertainment, and a honey tasting hosted by Hives for Humanity. Read More »

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Block printing workshop – Mad Pride

Tuesday, May 28th, 2-4pm

Come one, come all to Gallery Gachet for a block printing workshop.
We will be making imagery reflecting the theme of our annual Mad Pride exhibition Mad Honey. The prints will be on paper hexagons, which will be use to build a community hive. Images including honey, bees, psychedelia, the cosmos, eyes, and more. All materials provided. Hope to see you there!

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