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Contemporary Art Gallery

555 Nelson Street

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

Admission always free

Family programming 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.


Get in touch

For more information and to connect with the Learning and 
Public Engagement team please call +1 604 681 2700 or contact

Open Studio

Open Studio is a monthly program for young visitors and families inspired by contemporary art practices and CAG’s current exhibitions. Workshops will take place onsite at CAG once a month from June to August. This season, CAG is pleased to welcome guest artists Debbie C., Aakansha Ghosh and Faune Ybarra to deliver these programs.

Flower Pounding Faune Ybarra Sat 18 Jun • 1 pm → 3 pm

Ghosts, Pigments and Plastics Debbie C. Sat 9 Jul • 1 pm → 3 pm

Images as Found Objects Aakansha Ghosh Sat 13 Aug • 1 pm → 3 pm


Past Open Studio Videos

Portrait of Your Future Self with semillites hernández velasco

CAG X Alanna Ho | Sound Journal

CAG X Alanna Ho | Graphic Scores

CAG X Alanna Ho | Tracing Light

CAG X Nicole Preissl | Shadow Lanterns

CAG X Nicole Preissl | Clay Houses

CAG X Nicole Preissl | Eco Collage

CAG X Collage Collage | A Mystery Room Collage

CAG X Collage Collage | Theatre Diorama

CAG X Collage Collage | Pattern Puppets

CAG X Collage Collage | Mini Galleries