June 8, 2017 (Vancouver, BC) – Create Vancouver Society announces the return of Vancouver Mural Festival with 6 days of art, music, food, family activities, markets and more from Monday August 7 till Saturday August 12. In partnership with the City Of Vancouver, Mount Pleasant BIA, Burrard Arts Foundation and The Georgia Straight, the week long festivities will see more than 60 artists from both the lower mainland and around the world come together to create, install and celebrate the unveiling of more than 60 new murals across Mount Pleasant and Strathcona.
This year’s massive roster includes work by world renowned international artists like NYCHOS (Austria), PEETA (Italy), and CINTA VIDAL (SPAIN) as well as by local favourites including ANDY DIXON, FIONA ACKERMAN, BRACKEN HANUSE CORLETT, and AA CREW. Now in its second year, the festival has expanded to encompass six nights of programming (August 7-11) culminating in its flagship Mount Pleasant Street Party presented by the Mount Pleasant BIA on August 12 featuring extensive daytime events.
For more information and a full list of events, visit: https://www.vanmuralfest.ca
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