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Ken Gerberick’s Uncommercial Scrap and Steel Closing Tea Sunday, June 15. 1-5pm

Please join us for one last conversation of art, history, cars, junk, junk-cars, art cars and beauty. Ken Gerberick’s Uncommercial Scrap and Steel Closing Tea Sunday, June 15. 1-5pm

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Ken Gerberick, Uncommerical Scrap and Steel

Friday May 23, ArtStar Props will open the latest show of Ken Gerberick. The longtime Vancouver DTES resident and visionary artist will install a site specific work that documents the site of a former Commercial Scrap Steel, just to the … Continue reading

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Ken Gerberick prepares his next show.

ArtStar Props overlooks the sight of the former Commercial Scrap and Steel. Longtime Vancouver Visionary Artist Ken Gerberick scrounged material for his assemblages at the site until its redevelopment.  Ken brings work created from Commercial Scrap and Steel back to … Continue reading

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Ten foot tall ugly Christmas sweaters and Austrian rubber udders

  The best part of being ArtStar Props is the invitation to make something extraordinary.  Last year we had two particular projects that were a joy to conceive, create and share.  For BC Dairy we created a life sized plywood cow that … Continue reading

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Portaging a canoe via gondola: The Outward Bound Mountain Gala

ArtStar Props and friends had the pleasure and challenge to create the experiential decor for the Outward Bound Canada Mountain Gala at Grouse Mountain.  We did our best to give the attendees a flavour of the range of programs Outward … Continue reading

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Thank You BC Dairy

It isn’t often that you have the opportunity to build a milkable cow that requires an imported Austrian udder, but when it happens we certainly don’t want to miss the opportunity.  It was a delight to build these pieces.

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Thanks for the support Arctic Air on CBC

For the last two weeks and counting, things we’ve made and rented has appeared on Arctic Air.  In addition to the oddities hanging on the outside of a cabin -Amber’s, Josh’s and Ken Gerberick’s work- we made the posters celebrating … Continue reading

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2013: the year of more art, more custom work, more big ideas.

Thank you to all our clients, friends, collaborators, and artists for your support through 2012.  The last few months have been doozies, and we’re grateful to be here and growing our business and creative community. We are pleased to be … Continue reading

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If the world ends on 12/21/12, then this is you last chance to make bad art…EVER

ArtStar Props is opening its doors for one more art event this year.  Sunday, December 16th from 4-8, we’ll be hosting Make Bad Art Night.  There will be bad sweaters, bad Santa, bad macaroni decorations and a few good surprises. … Continue reading

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Xmas, Art, Craft, Ukuleles. December 8, 12-6pm

Come join ArtStar Props for a Christmas art show/craft fair/ukulele carol sing-a-long. There will be a wonderful collection of artist and artisans, hot chocolate and good cheer. December 8, 12-6pm. Ukulele carol-Sing-a-long at 3pm. 301-4438 Juneau Street, Burnaby V5C4C8 Just … Continue reading

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