Off The Grid Art Crawl 2011

Fri. June 10th 2011
Its here again! Victoria’s 5th annual Off The Grid Art Crawl will be taking place from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm on June 10th. This open house event brings together Victoria’s art galleries, artist-run centers, and community at large. Attendees have the opportunity to explore the city’s art exhibitions as well as meet local artists, curators and volunteers that make them happen.

How It Works

The Off The Grid art crawl map will guide residents and visitors alike to a variety of exhibits at participating galleries, publicly accessible studios, and various sites throughout the city. As an official en-mass open house event, these exhibiting sites offer a free late night viewing.

The event will wrap up with a free after party at Open Space (510 Fort St) from 10:00 pm to 1:00 am. Bands, Dj's and projections sponsored by the the Art Gallery Of Greater Victoria and Legacy Gallery.

The Bus

There will be a free shuttle bus bringing people around the crawl to listed venues every 20 minutes.

Open Space Arts Society - 510 Fort
Collective Works & Cornerstone Cafe - 1311 Gladstone
The Ministry Of Casual Living - 1442 Haultain
Vancouver Island Art College & Slide Room Gallery - 2549 Quadra
The Fifty-Fifty Arts Collective - 2516 Douglas St.
China Town - 614 Fisgard

Participating Venues

View Art Gallery
Monster Party
Alcheringa Gallery
Boucherat Gallery
Camosun College Conference
Collective Works
Madrona Gallery
Martin Batchelor Gallery
Out of the Mist Gallery
Ministry of Casual Living
Olio Artists & Workers Cooperative
Open Space Arts Society
Polychrome Fine Arts
Slide Room Gallery
Dales Gallery
Victoria Emerging Art Gallery
Winchester Galleries Humboldt Valley
Winchester Galleries Modern
Xchanges Gallery
Cornerstone Café
Victoria Film Festival
The Well
Absolute Underground Art Gallery
Ground Zero Printmakers Society
Studio Twelve-Nineteen

Offsite Works

Video Installation organized by MediaNet - Downtown Locations
Witch Hazel - Goo Goo Goggles
Any Wall, Any Where, Any Time - Balcony Gallery
Silver Tree - Government St and Bay St
Open Action Group - Centennial Square
Marlene Jess, Big Dipper in Centennial Square - Centennial Square
Painted Poles - Fernwood St

For More Information please see:
Presented by: The Ministry of Casual Living
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