“Washed Ashore” – Art to Save the Sea Exhibit

WashedAshore Exhibit

Metropolis at Metrotown is excited to announce that Washed Ashore, the renowned, sustainable art exhibit made entirely out of plastic waste from the Pacific Ocean, is coming to Burnaby for its first visit to Western Canada. 

The Washed Ashore exhibit at the Metropolis at Metrotown consists of 10 giant marine wildlife sculptures made entirely of waste that has been collected from the Pacific Ocean. This exhibit will be open to public on February 23rd until April 30th, 2022. 

We’d love to welcome you to preview the exhibit on Tuesday, February 22nd. To book a visit, please send an email to us with some preferred times between 10am-2pm, and we will arrange a visit for you. 

Washed Ashore’s Conservation and Education Director, Brad Parks, and Lead Artist, Steve Wright, will be available on Tuesday to speak with you about the collection and Washed Ashore’s mission to educate a global audience about plastic pollution in the ocean and waterways. To get a sneak peek at some of the work Washed Ashore does, click here. 

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