2023 Photo Contest

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PHOTO CONTEST 2023 Photo Contest The annual #TheLanternCity photo contest is back! This year, with our lantern exhibitions in three different locations, it’s time for Vancouverites to let their creativity shine! Tell your own story through the lanterns. Imagine The Lantern City with your camera. Rules: Head on over to Jack Poole Plaza, Ocean Artworks … Read more

2023 Exhibition Locations

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LET’S GET LOST IN NATURE.THAT IS WHERE WE WILL DISCOVER OUR WONDERLAND.THAT IS THE LIFE CYCLE WE ALL DREAM IN. Lost in Nature Coastal Lunar Lanterns Jack Poole Plaza 1/20 – 2/15 We greet the world with our faces, tilting up to feel the sun, turning out to sing to the sea, unmasked to smile … Read more

2023 Vancouver Art Gallery Lanterns

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šxʷƛ̓ənəq Xwtl’e7énḵ Square North of the Vancouver Art Gallery Animation loading may take a moment, thank you for your patience. šxʷƛ̓ənəq Xwtl’e7énḵ Square North of the Vancouver Art Gallery Animation loading may take a moment Thank you for your patience.

2023 Vancouver Art Gallery

šxʷƛ̓ənəq Xwtl’e7énk SquareVancouver Art Gallery North Plaza We are Family Our Wonderland Jan. 20th to Feb. 7thFree Program Vancouver is a beautifully diverse city filled with many stories to tell. The artworks on display in the We Are Family location of The Lantern City are informed by the artists’ childhoods and coloured with their cultures. … Read more

2023 Granville Island Lanterns

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2023 Granville Island

Granville Island Forever Young The Cycle Jan. 20th to Feb. 20thFree Program Granville Island is a place where the arts community thrives. The Forever Young lanterns capture the youthful energy and endless potential of the inner child in all of us that we must never lose. This year, the lantern artworks are lit up with … Read more

2023 Jack Poole Plaza

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Jack Poole Plaza Coastal Lunar Lanterns Lost in Nature Jan. 20th to Feb. 15thFree Program The Coastal Lunar Lanterns is where The Lantern City began. Facing the ocean and presenting artworks by Indigenous artists from Canada and from Taiwan, these lanterns are a physical and visual bridging of cultures. As these Indigenous artists share with … Read more