152,000 square feet, 110 studios for 227 artists, designers, photographers and woodworkers all under one roof. The iconic 1000 Parker Street warehouse is a Vancouver landmark, hosting 4 floors of artists diverse in style and discipline. In such an environment, the buzz of creativity is ongoing night and day. It is here a unique community of les beaux arts thrives and the legendary Parker Art Salon takes place.
Parker Art Salon
Where: 1000 Parker St, Vancouver
When: Friday, May 24 to Sunday, May 26, 2019
Tickets: Available online in advance for $20, at the door for $25, guided studio tours $10. Free afternoon talks May 25-26 from 1:00pm to 5:00pm. Collector’s Night passes $50.
All artists will be displayed tightly one to the next through the web of hallways on the building’s 3rd Floor. The Salon format allows for intriguing relationships to be created among the mix of artist styles – there is something in the show for everyone’s taste along with many unique surprises.
The Friday night and weekend Collector’s Night Pass provides you with $100 off all exhibited artwork of $800 or more in the value (excluding Preview) and may be used for purchasing up to 3 different works. Pass holders are invited to the VIP reception from 5:30pm to 7:00pm on Friday, May 24th, which includes drinks, canapés and early viewing of the Preview Show and Salon. Pass holders get a Salon catalogue and 2 complementary drink tickets.
Sandra Kadel will be giving guided tours of selected artists studios on Saturday and Sunday May 25-26, 2019. Each walking tour is one hour, they happen twice a day, at 2:00pm and 4:00pm Saturday and Sunday. Enjoy a sampling of Parker Street Studios as you go behind the scenes, learn about each artist’s work and hear their stories.
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UPDATE The winner is David!