Beyond Van Gogh: the Immersive Experience Arrives in Surrey This February!

Tickets on Sale December 8 @ 9am PST at www.vangoghsurrey.com

SURREY, British Columbia, December 06, 2022--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Imagine being completely immersed in more than 300 of the greatest works of post-Impressionist artist Vincent Van Gogh. Now imagine experiencing all of this art liberated 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. It’s all part of Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience, produced by Paquin Entertainment Group, which has sold over 4 million tickets globally, making it one of the most popular current traveling exhibitions. The sensory extravaganza will open in Surrey at the Agriplex at Cloverdale Fairgrounds on February 1, 2023.

The Cloverdale Fairgrounds is a popular destination for many notable events such as the City of Surrey’s signature Canada Day celebration, the Cloverdale Rodeo and Country Fair, and the festive Lumagica Surrey light extravaganza. The City of Surrey is pleased to see the Cloverdale Agriplex chosen as a venue to host Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience.

While journeying through Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience, guests witness more than 300 iconic masterpieces, including such instantly recognizable classics as "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. Tickets go on sale at 9am PST Thursday, December 8 at www.vangoghsurrey.com.

"This distinctive and unique multimedia artistic adventure is deeply resonating with audiences. Encompassing a refreshing new twist unlike art lovers have seen before, Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience gives a new appreciation of this tortured artist’s stunning work. Unsurprisingly millions of people all over the world credit Van Gogh with enhancing their relationship with art. Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience will only strengthen that connection," says Justin Paquin, producer, Paquin Entertainment Group.

The Education Room leads into the unique Waterfall Room which flows into the Immersive Experience Room. 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 and be enveloped in his ever-shifting, swirling and colorful flowers, cafes and stunning landscapes. And, hearing the artist’s own dreams, thoughts and words set to a symphonic score drives an unmatched narrative experience.

Cinematic Van Gogh exhibitions have crossed the ocean from European cities to North America in recent years and met with great critical acclaim, with sold-out audiences in every market.

WHEN:

February 1 - March 5, 2023

Sunday – Thursday: 10:00am - 8:00pm. Last entry: 7:00pm.

Friday & Saturday: 10:00am - 9:00pm. Last entry: 8:00pm.

WHERE:

Agriplex at Cloverdale Fairgrounds

17798 62 Ave, Surrey, BC

TICKETS:

On sale 9am PST Thursday, December 8 at www.vangoghsurrey.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

About The Cloverdale Fairgrounds:

The Cloverdale Fairgrounds has hosted countless competitions, fairs and celebrations over the years and is located on the unceded traditional territory of the Coast Salish peoples, including the Katzie, Kwantlen, and se’mya’me (Semiahmoo) First Nations. Found throughout the Cloverdale Fairgrounds are a number of amenities such as the historic Alice McKay and Shannon Hall buildings, the Stetson Bowl arena, as well as the breathtaking Bill Reid Millennium Amphitheatre Park. Located within the heart of the Cloverdale Fairgrounds is the prized Agriplex. For over 30 years, the magnificent 30,000-square-foot Agriplex has hosted many diverse indoor major events from trade shows to concerts.

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