Born in Medellin Colombia, Marco Tulio expertly paints canvases in which familiar, realistic scenarios are imbued with a supernatural force, where the strange is naturalized and the normal mystified. In these pictures, he creates his unique take on magical realism in which the internal and external poetics of existence are pronounced. Tulio’s paintings are […]
We are pleased to welcome BC artist Michael Abraham to our Vancouver gallery. Born in Montreal, Michael Abraham began his studies in life drawing and compositional painting at the Ontario College of Art (1984-88). In his fourth year of OCA he was awarded the top figure drawing award. He was teacher’s assistant during a year […]
We are pleased to announce a 6,500 sq ft special project space, Ian Tan Projects (Oct 5 – Jan 31), in the new Tsawwassen Mills. Grand Opening: Oct 5th – 10th, 2016. GUEST ARTISTS: Niina Chebry Jonathan Gleed Jennifer Harwood Carylann Loeppky Shari Pratt Claire Sower Donna Cowan
A Collaborative project between the Designers Collective and Ian Tan Gallery to celebrate Valentine’s Day 2016. Local Love is an innovative Popup that pioneers a new way of thinking about our local creatives. By integrating the fine art showcased in Ian’s Gallery with the work of local artisans.
South Granville Gallery Association presents Deck The Walls, a special holiday affair with light refreshments and festivities. A fun and relaxing day to explore contemporary, modern and historical works at the South Granville Galleries. Refer to the SGGA map below.
You are invited to the Vancouver launch of bestselling author Louis Druehl’s first novel . . . Book Launch Details Cedar, Salmon, and Weed (literary fiction, 337 pages) is the story of youths trying to break free from their parents’ expectations. The setting is an isolated fishing village, Bamfield, on the west coast of Vancouver Island, […]
Suzy Kim has been selected to commission work for the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center as part of Nebraska’s 1% for Art program. http://www.livewellnebraska.com/health/artists-will-be-paid-a-combined-to-create-art-for/article_6cb73516-4b68-11e5-bc72-ef40f05d6c19.html
We welcome Jeff Chester to our gallery! Jeff’s paintings intentionally exist on the boundary between photorealism and illustration. They are at once realistic and yet totally fabricated, referencing traditional painting, collage, photography, and digital manipulation. These paintings draw the viewer in with colour, whimsy and detail and then begin to ask questions about what exactly […]
Old Land Plan 2015 Oil on canvas 28″ x 28″ In composing an image the artist is often trying to identify what they find pleasing. Everything we see has an inherent mathematical logic that can be broken down into simple or complex arrangements. This notion formed an aspect of the modernist movement – artists getting […]