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November 19, 2017 – April 15, 2018 Exhibition Opening: Sunday, November 19 | 12 - 5 pm Remarks: 1:15 pm   For generations Salish peoples have been harvesting the resources of their territories, transforming them into robes of rare beauty and power. Symbols of identity they acted as legal...

Thursday, October 5: Night Shift: Body Language Friday, October 6: Experimental Ink   Body Language and Experimental Ink are the fourth Spotlight Taiwan program hosted at MOA, in conjunction with the Traces of Words: Art and Calligraphy from Asia exhibition. Launched in 2014, MOA’s Spotlight Taiwan programs explore...

Friday, October 6 Doors + Bar Open: 7:30 pm | Show: 8:30–10 pm Tickets: $25 | Buy Now What is the language of movement, light, and sound? Join us for a special evening of live performance, music, and calligraphy by acclaimed artists who are experimenting with various forms...

  Sunday, October 15 | 10:00am – 12:30 pm MOA Ethnographic Research Room | Buy Tickets   Led by Beatriz Caiza, an Indigenous beadwork artist from the Ecuadorian Amazon, this workshop will focus on the traditional beading methods of the Kichwa style. Beatriz will share her knowledge of the...

  Thursday, September 28 | 8–10 pm Free with admission   As part of UBC’s Harvest Feastival celebration, MOA will be hosting an evening of classic 1960s soul music on vinyl, with DJ Dave Mac, an avid record collector and founding member of the Vancouver Burning Hearts Soul Club....

  Thursday, September 21 | 7 pm Free with admission Join the event on Facebook   Join us for an evening with Flavio Santi, the renowned Indigenous leader and hereditary shaman of the Ayuy Yu people of the Ecuadorian Amazon.   Flavio is leading a powerful Indigenous rights movement to protect the...

  Thursday, September 21 | 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm Location: Centre for Digital Media / 685 Great Northern Way, Vancouver Free: Registration Required   In our highly globalized, networked society, how are contemporary artists mobilizing interactive new media to catalyze meaningful intercultural encounters? In conjunction with the Traces of...

  Thursday, September 14 Reception: 7:30 pm | Discussion: 8 pm Free with museum admission ($10 on Thursday evenings) Join the event on Facebook   Around the globe, a powerful legal movement has been growing to support the idea that humans are not the only species with rights. Lawyers are fighting...

  Saturday, September 9 | 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm $40 Adult | $30 Student + Senior | $20 Members + UBC Students / Staff + Indigenous Peoples Buy Tickets | Join the Event on Facebook   Master calligrapher Mojtaba Daneshi from Iran will lead an in-depth workshop on...

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