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#321 Citified.ca

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Posted 18 April 2019 - 09:54 AM

A recent $2.8 million donation towards the AGGV's Next Gallery was recently received, but the project remains $14 million from its goal of raising $25 million. $2 million was pledged by a developer in 2016.

 

As Halifax secures funding for $130M art gallery, Victoria's $25M 'Next Gallery' concept remains financially strapped


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#322 Jackerbie

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Posted 18 April 2019 - 09:56 AM

Meanwhile, the new Vancouver Art Gallery received $40M from a single donor...



#323 Mike K.

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Posted 18 April 2019 - 09:57 AM

I think the decision to pursue a plan on Moss Street is a major mistake. Just maintain your offices there, while a new facility should be built on the waterfront. That would receive serious government backing, especially if it were to contain a permanent first nations art component.

 

Or better yet, sell Moss Street to help finance the new-build downtown.


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#324 Nparker

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Posted 18 April 2019 - 10:34 AM

The continued commitment to the Moss Street location is a head-scratcher.
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