Centre of International Contemporary Art (CICA) – Gastown

Centre of International Contemporary Art (CICA)

228 Abbott Street
Vancouver, BC

CICA Vancouver will dedicate its space and resources for three to four seasonal exhibitions and special exhibition programs every year. The seasonal exhibitions aim to bring international artists’ works to the city, to showcase their artistic practices, and to introduce diverse perspectives that are meaningful, impactful, and inspiring. Special exhibition programs are designed to bring even more varieties of art into the CICA space and make it a true destination for all art lovers.


233 Carrall Street
Vancouver, BC V6B 2J2

604 688 0051


Design & Gather September


A note for the creative seeking inspiration: this is your spot.

Discover upcoming art and design events taking place this September in store/gallery.

Only in Gastown.

Save the Date

Arts Speak x Jared Stanley

BEACON 01-05 Installment Launch

Sept. 17 | 2-4pm
a pamphlet series in ten issues. 05 issue – “the blurry hole and other stories”

Inform Interiors x Adele Weder

Ron Thom Architect Book Launch

Sept. 21 | 5pm
the life, work, and creative forces behind one of the most important Canadian architects of the 20th century.

IDS Vancouver x Donohoe Living Landscapes

‘Dappled’ – Show Central Bar Feature

Sept. 22 – 25
a reflection on life’s enhanced interation with nature post pandemic.

CICA Art Centre x Tania Marmolejo

The Dream and the Voyage

Sept. 1 – Oct. 1
 large-scale portraits of women within coastal landscapes provokes contemplation and resonance with the characters’ expansive and nuanced facial expression.