YVR Art Foundation extends our deepest condolences to the family members of Haida artist Ben Davidson, also known by his Haida name Tlajang nang kingaas (the one who is known far away), who unexpectedly passed away on August 15, 2020 at the age of 44. Ben was a gifted artist whose artwork has been exhibited around the world and is held in numerous private collections....More
YVR Art Foundation is pleased to announce c̓əc̓əwitəl̕ | helping each other | ch’áwatway, an exhibition in partnership with the Museum of Vancouver and featuring artworks created by the 2019 YVR Art Foundation Scholarship recipients.
c̓əc̓əwitəl̕ | helping each other | ch’áwatway opens on Wednesday, September 16,...More
It is with profound sadness that YVR Art Foundation announces the passing of one of our Board members, Bill McLennan.
Bill was on the YVR Art Foundation Board from 2010-2019 and continued to serve on Foundation committees after his Board term concluded. Before Bill joined the Foundation Board he was instrumental in setting up the permanent collection of art at the...More
YVR Art Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of the YVR Art Foundation online Gallery!
We were unable to gather for the annual YVR Art Foundation Scholarship Awards Event this year and celebrate the 2020 Emerging and Mid-Career Artist Scholarship recipients and showcase the artworks created by the 2019 Emerging and Mid-Career Artist Scholarship recipients. In...More
YVR Art Foundation is pleased to announce the 2020 Art Scholarship recipients!
This year, we awarded seven Emerging Artist Scholarships to artists age 17-29 to work with an artist mentor or attend a recognized school of art, and three Mid-Career Artist Scholarships to artists age 30+ to work with a master artist, attend a recognized school of art or work on a...More
YVR Art Foundation is currently experiencing technical difficulties with our service provider and we have been unable to access our email from March 22 to current. If you have emailed us we will have not received it. Wehope this issue will be resolved shortly.
Please feel free to contact us by telephone at 604.276.6261.More
YVR Art Foundation is pleased to announce a Call for Applications to the 2020 Aspiring Artist Awards!
YVR Art Foundation offers Aspiring Artist Awards to British Columbia and Yukon First Nations youth between the ages of 15 and 20 and who reside in BC or the Yukon. Aspiring Artist Awards are $500 each and are awarded on an annual basis to youth to support their self-...More