Festival

  • Another Happy Day: Found Photographs from the Collection of Jonah Samson

    • Presentation House Gallery

      333 Chesterfield Ave, North Vancouver, BC V7M 2L8, Canada
  • Angela Grossmann: Small Crimes

    • Angela Grossmann
    • Art Rental & Sales at Vancouver Art Gallery

      750 Hornby Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 2H7, Canada
  • Mel Yap

    • Mel Yap
    • Kimoto Gallery

      1525 West 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V6J 1R1, Canada
  • In the Dollhouse

    • Dina Goldstein
    • Kimoto Gallery

      1525 West 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V6J 1R1, Canada
  • The Collective

    • Jürgen Vogt, Dan Cento, Kyle Elliott, David Niddrie
    • Truth and Beauty Gallery

      698 West 16th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1S6, Canada
  • ALCHEMY and other allusions

    • Robert Kenney
    • Robert Kenney Group

      1280 Clark Drive, Vancouver, British Columbia V5L 3K7, Canada
  • Canadian Photographic Portfolio Society

    • Rodney Graham, Jessica Eaton, Liz Magor
    • Canadian Photographic Portfolio Society (CPPS)

      1445 Marpole Avenue, Vancouver, BC V6H 1S5, Canada
  • Moyra Davey: Ornament and Reproach

    • Satellite Gallery

      560 Seymour St, Vancouver, BC V6B 3H7, Canada
  • Fred Herzog, David Hockney, and Geoffrey James

    • Fred Herzog, Geoffrey James, David Hockney
    • Equinox Gallery

      525 Great Northern Way, Vancouver, BC V5T 1E1, Canada
  • Spectrum Studies

    • Scott Massey
    • Wil Aballe Art Projects | WAAP

      1129 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Perimeter

    • David Semeniuk
    • The Gam Gallery

      110 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6A 1N4, Canada
  • Out of Fiction

    • Jim Breukelman
    • Republic Gallery

      732 Richards Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 3A4, Canada
  • Of One’s Own

    • Virginia Mak
    • Bau-Xi Gallery

      3045 Granville St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3J9, Canada
  • Muntadas: Entre/Between

    • Antoni Muntadas
    • Vancouver Art Gallery

      750 Hornby Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 2H7, Canada
  • The Mind on Fire

    • James Welling
    • Contemporary Art Gallery

      555 Nelson Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 6R5, Canada
  • KIMSOOJA Unfolding

    • Kimsooja
    • Vancouver Art Gallery

      750 Hornby Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 2H7, Canada

News

GUEST BLOG POST: The Narcissistic Selfie

  In a recent blog post for the Fotomuseum Winterthur (Switzerland), American cultural critic Jodi Dean makes a case for the Selfie as a common – or even communist – form of visual communication. Her argument is that by taking pictures of ourselves, and then uploading them (a Selfie is not simply a self-portrait – … Continued

#FindHotProperties Campaign

In the late 1980s, Jim Breukelman photographed Vancouver’s quirky and well-tended homes built during the 1930s and 1940s. The resulting series, titled Hot Properties, immortalized these homes as they were slowly vanishing in areas of the city undergoing rapid change. Capture has placed ten of these photographs on billboards throughout Vancouver. #FindHotProperties But what’s a good … Continued

Capture Your Selfie: Insta-Attendance Contest

Pearl here again, from SFU’s visual arts program, AND the Festival Intern. We’ve got a new campaign on! Here’s how Capture Your Selfie works: from April 1-27th, we will be using our Instagram account (@capturephotofest) to keep track of your event attendance, I’ve created a simple 4-steps guide below on how to participate in the contest. We … Continued

Pearl’s Guide to Capture

Hello photography enthusiasts! Pearl here from Simon Fraser University. As an undergrad visual artist, the photographic practice is familiar to me in many ways. Over time I’ve grown to not only appreciate photography a medium, but the capacity it has to change the way we view things.  As Spring commences, so does Vancouver’s third annual celebration of photography … Continued

The Georgia Straight and Capture Photography Festival Canada Line Competition open for voting

The Georgia Straight and Capture Photography Festival Canada Line Competition is now open to public voting! Vote for your favourite artwork, or that which best responds to the theme “Authenticity in Documentary-style Photography,” here: http://www.straight.com/contests/georgia-straight-and-capture-photography-festival-canada-line-competition The five finalists are Annie Briard, John Goldsmith, Hua Jin, Jennifer Latour, and Peter Ullstrom.

Photos from Camera Obscura Workshop

Our Culture Days Camera Obscura Workshop with Erin Siddall was a huge hit! The twelve lucky attendees (I say lucky because it filled up less than an hour after we made the event known to our mailing list) learned about the history and theory of camera obscuras, how to make an aperture, and how to properly … Continued

Culture Days Camera obscura workshop presented by Capture

UPDATE: The Workshop is now full. Thank you for your interest, please check back as we approach the April 2016 Festival, as we may just run it again… Free all ages workshop at the Capture Gastown headquarters (305 Cambie Street) on September 26, 2015 at 1pm. Email [email protected] to reserve your place! Workshop Programmed specifically for … Continued

Audience Survey Update!

Congratulations to the winner of the Capture tote bag, Rennie Brown! Thank you to everyone who completed our Audience Survey. As our audience, you play an essential role in helping Capture celebrate and promote photography and lens-based art.

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