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Contemporary Art Gallery

555 Nelson Street
Vancouver, Canada
Open from Tuesday to
Sunday 12 pm → 6 pm

Admission always free
22 Apr 23·1:00 PMuntil3:00 PM

Open Studio

Impressions on Paper with Kit Liu

Photo: Courtesy of the artist.


Open Studio is a monthly program for young visitors and families inspired by contemporary art practices and CAG’s current exhibitions. In April, we invite you to join us for an art-making workshop led by artist Kit Liu.

Inspired by CAG’s current exhibition Kathy Slade: As the sun disappears and the shadows descend from the mountaintop, Kit will guide participants in making a collagraph print, a printmaking technique made from a collage of various materials glued onto a plate. Through a playful exploration of shapes, lines and textures on paper, this workshop will investigate both practices of repetition and imitation.


Registration for this event is free, but limited. RSVP to secure your place here.


Kit Liu is a Canadian visual artist with an interest in the nature of being mortal. Working with graphite, paint, copper etching and relief printmaking, Kit pulls impressions to reconcile the duality of life and death, and to explore the magnitude of human care and grief. Recent print media exhibitions include SAVE IT IN A PILE (2021), MATRIX (2021), and You are small and you are beautiful. (2022) at the Michael O'Brian Exhibition Commons at Emily Carr University of Art + Design.


ASL interpretation is available on request. Requests can be accommodated up to 5 days in advance. Please contact to book or for more information.