Media Preview Set for June 19
VICTORIA, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vancouver Islanders will be completely immersed in more than 300 of the greatest works of post-Impressionist artist Vincent Van Gogh when the global touring phenomenon Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience opens on June 20 at the Starry Night Pavilion at Bayview Place. Produced by Paquin Entertainment Group, this highly anticipated event is a beautiful and cinematic sensory extravaganza that will leave guests with a new appreciation for Van Gogh’s brilliance. Audiences will encounter art transformed from its two-dimensional limitations into a three-dimensional experience that exhilarates every sense and brings to life one of the most influential artists the world has known.
Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience has opened in more than 60 cities in North and South America to rave reviews and has welcomed over 5 million guests to the exhibition. More information including location, hours of operation, and tickets can be found at www.vangoghvictoria.com. Any ticket buyers needing assistance with rescheduling their visit should email firstname.lastname@example.org.
“We are so excited to bring Vancouver Islanders this extraordinary immersive event. We are thankful to the loyal Van Gogh fans who have patiently supported us as we finalized the details for this massive project in Victoria. We appreciate the efforts from the city of Victoria – working with us to share Vincent’s extraordinary talents,” says Justin Paquin, producer, Paquin Entertainment Group.
While journeying through Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience, guests are transported through history learning Van Gogh’s background while witnessing hundreds of iconic masterpieces, including instantly recognizable classics “The Starry Night,” “Sunflowers,” and “Café Terrace at Night” as well as many revealing self-portraits. Prices start at $31.99 for adults and $23.99 for children (ages 5-15), plus ticketing fees.
Freed from their frames, Van Gogh’s spectacular paintings appear on projection-swathed walls inviting guests to fully immerse themselves into the incredible detail of his work. Vincent’s own dreams, thoughts, and words are set to a symphonic score while guests are enveloped in his ever-shifting, swirling, and colorful flowers, cafes, and stunning landscapes, creating an unmatched narrative experience.
June 20 – August 20, 2023
Tuesday – Thursday, Sunday: 10:00am – 8:00pm
Friday & Saturday: 10:00am – 9:00pm
Final entry one hour before close
Starry Night Pavilion at Bayview Place
355 Catherine Street, Victoria BC
On sale now at www.vangoghvictoria.com
About Paquin Entertainment Group:
Established in 1985, Paquin Entertainment Group is a leading, full-service North American arts and entertainment company with offices operating in Winnipeg, Toronto, Vancouver and Nashville. Paquin Entertainment Group is home to a diverse portfolio, including artist agency and management, film and television, theatrical production, brand partnership, and touring exhibitions. Since its inception, Paquin Entertainment Group’s core vision remains unchanged: to foster a creative culture that seeks and develops the world’s premier artists and productions. For more information visit paquinentertainment.com
Marnie Wilson, Artsbiz Public Relations