"Merete Kristiansen and Kate Barron may be on the verge of revolutionizing the Canadian art world."
- anne watson, the vancouver observer
On Thursday, October 4th, Vancouver’s oldest gallery, The Art Emporium had its first opening reception in 20 years. Hundreds of visitors have since come to the show and have given rave reviews.
"What an amazing show! So beautiful and inspiring I actually had the chills."
- Vancouver Artist, Sarah Gee
I want to share a quick story with you.
For those of you who don't know, when I'm not living and breathing theartmarket.ca, I'm working in a commercial art gallery. A gentleman visited the gallery yesterday, meandered around, spent some time with the art and approached me before he left.
"You're so fortunate to work in an art gallery," he said.
"I know, I love it," I replied.
"No, but really," he continued, "everyone who comes to your place of...