CBC Vancouver's Stephen Quinn helps celebrate the Bill Reid Gallery's 10th Anniversary

The Bill Reid Gallery is turning 10 years old in June!

June 14-17

The Bill Reid Gallery is turning 10 years old in June! To celebrate, the gallery will be offering free admission along with a whole weekend of free events. CBC Vancouver's Stephen Quinn, host of The Early Edition, will kick off the exciting 10 year anniversary weekend at the Bill Reid Gala on Thursday, June 14, where the gallery will officially re-open after a four-month renovation.

Visitors to the gallery can expect a full weekend of entertainment including:

Saturday, June 16, 2018

10:00 am - Storytelling

11:00 am - 3:00 pm - Community artist in residence, featuring artist Allison Burns-Joseph (Squamish)

12:00 pm - 10th anniversary celebration, experience a traditional welcome, music performances while enjoying birthday cake and tea

All Day - Interactive sculpture, lead by Musqueam artist, Kelsey Sparrow

Sunday, June 17, 2018

10:00 am - Storytelling

11:00 am – 3:00 pm: Community artist in residence, featuring artist Samuel McKay (Nisga'a)

12:00 pm - Live Performances by Elder Les Nelson (Kwakwaka'wakw), Carnegie drummers and a tour of their focus exhibition in the new Mezzanine Gallery

All Day - Interactive sculpture, lead by Musqueam artist, Kelsey Sparrow

For more information on the Bill Reid Gallery and their 10 year anniversary celebration please visit their website.