Youth engagement at CAG
The Contemporary Art Gallery strives to engage in collaborative partnerships that bridge engagement with contemporary art, artists and local audiences. Working on-site and off-site, CAG aims to develop dynamic and committed relationships with young people, expanding their knowledge of and relationship with contemporary art and art practices.
A New Path to the Waterfall
Over the course of the 2017-18 school year A New Path to the Waterfall was a collaborative art project that situated a CAG satellite gallery space within MaryAnn Persoon’s grade 6/7 class at Lord Strathcona Elementary School.
Visual Arts Summer Intensive
Contemporary Art Practices is a three-week summer visual art intensive designed for artists ages 15-19 who are interested in advancing their artistic skills and creative thinking.
Get in touch
For more information and to connect with the Learning and Public Engagement team please call +1 604 681 2700 or contact email@example.com
Partnering with the VSB Windermere Community Schools Team and Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House, CAG worked with artists and filmmakers to deliver a series of year-long media arts projects with the grade eight and nine students of Get R.E.A.L., an afterschool program at Windermere Secondary School in East Vancouver.