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Culture Days will return September 22 – October 15, 2023.

New Public Art! NEED by Kambiz Sharif

Corner of Melville Street & Jervis Street

Vancouver, BC

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Sculpture & installation

Visit new public art in the city! NEED by Kambiz Sharif is Vancouver Biennale's newest installation in Downtown Vancouver. During your visit, think about the following questions and share your reflections with us using the hashtag #VanBiennale. What is your experience of displacement or rooted-ness? What shape does it take? Where do your roads cross? Watch the behind-the-scenes video below.

This event runs the duration of Culture Days.

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Watch behind-the-scenes here

This event is free.

  • NEED by Kambiz Sharif, at the corner of Melville Street & Jervis Street. Photo by roaming-the-planet

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Vancouver Biennale

The Vancouver Biennale is a non-profit charitable organization that exhibits great art in public space, creating a catalyst for learning, community engagement, dialogue, and social action. Our mission is to make Public Art accessible, engaging, and motivating to create vibrant and inspired communities.


1238 Melville Street

Vancouver, BC

Event Contact

Sammi Wei