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A Seat at the Table
Date & Time

Sep 18, 2021
Nov 05, 2021


1100 Chestnut Street
Vancouver, BC V6J 3J9


Adults (12+): $10, Children (6 to 11): $5, Seniors (65+): $5, Children (5 and under): Free, Individuals self-identifying as Indigenous: Free

A Seat at the Table

Presented By: Museum of Vancouver


The Museum of Vancouver and the University of British Columbia proudly present a new feature exhibition, A Seat at the Table, Chinese Immigration and British Columbia. This exhibition explores historical and contemporary stories of Chinese Canadians in BC and their struggles for belonging. It looks to food and restaurant culture as an entry point to feature stories that reveal the great diversity of immigrant experience and of the communities immigrants develop.

A Seat at the Table is an opportunity to consider the contributions that Chinese migrants and their descendants have made to British Columbia, a province built from the interaction of successive and concurrent waves of migration and uninterrupted occupation by Indigenous peoples.

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BC Alliance for Arts and Culture BC Arts Council Vancouver Tourism Vancouver

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