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“Through being at the Vines Art Festival and watching Saving Mother I connected deeply to the performers story and was grateful to be able to better understand the the truth of Canada’s relationship with First Nations people.”

Vines Art Festival 2018 is coming soon!

Vines Art Festival 2018 August 8-19th Vines is going to be coming to a community near you! This summer we will be at Hadden Park (Kits Beach), Granville Island, Trillium & Strathcona Park, Roundhouse Community Centre, Crab Park and Trout Lake Park! We have grown even...

Behind the Scenes with Vines Artists

Puzzles of a Forest - Anna Kraulis, Charlotte Priest and Soyoung Park Puzzles of a Forest explores the connection between the human body and an old growth forest. In July, the artists traveled to the beautiful, unprotected Walbran Valley/Kaxi:ks, traditional territory...

Unfolding MINE, By Kelly McInnes

MINE is a project that is very dear to me and has grown so much over the years. It began when my roommate at the time, Renee Sigouin, asked me if I wanted to create a piece with her using a big pile of clothes. This first iteration of the work was performed at Art for...

Learning and Unlearning

Producing a festival that goes until the end of August means that you don’t get to go summer adventuring as much as many of the other folks on Instagram. Instead I’ve really loved being a Vines Artist Groupie, getting out to all sorts of events where Vines artists...

Vines Returning Artists

Kelly McInnes and Arash Khakpour - Vines Artists Arash and Kelly both created new works in Vines 2015 and have been performing them in other festivals throughout the year. They are now bringing their more explored works back for Vines 2016. How has Vines served your...

Generation Hot Teaser at Vines

Since March, a group of passionate young artists and activists have been meeting once a week to create 8 short performances about the climate crisis and the ways we address it. Titled Generation Hot, the project is an initiative by theatre company The Only Animal. The...

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Vines Art Festival takes place on the unceded territories of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh peoples.

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