(In)visible: The Spiritual World of Taiwan through Contemporary Art explores how traditional and religious beliefs and modern values are integrated in this vibrant country. The exhibition features works by seven contemporary Taiwanese artists, who express and visualize religious beliefs, myths and the spiritual world with modern sensitivities. On view through April 3, 2016.
The Museum of Anthropology, the Musqueam First Nation, and the Museum of Vancouver partner on a groundbreaking exploration of an ancient landscape and living culture in a series of exhibitions entitled c̓əsnaʔəm, the city before the city. The exhibition at MOA focuses on Musqueam identity and worldview. It highlights language, oral history, and the community’s recent actions to protect c̓əsnaʔəm. Closing January 24, 2016.
The Curatorial Department supports initiatives, including research, exhibitions, and publishing, that help to build respectful relationships and mutual understanding with cultural communities represented through MOA’s collections.MORE
MOA Journeys gives art lovers the opportunity to gain new insights and fresh perspectives on art and culture around the globe with bespoke trips guided by Museum staff and guest curators.MORE
The Oral History and Language Laboratory (OHLL) is a media recording, digitization and editing facility that provides technical services, support and consultation in the areas of media recording, digitization and preservation.MORE
The Museum Shop offers a diverse and engaging collection of handcrafted objects created by local and international artisans. Shop selections are guided by current exhibitions, and strengthened through relationships developed by MOA staff and artists across the globe.MORE
This collaborative work-study program provides students with an opportunity to learn about traditional and contemporary Northwest Coast cultures from their own experiences and research, and from local First Nations guest speakers.MORE