Our Partners and People We Love

We thank the following organizations for their supports and participation in our exhibitions and events!

Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden - Our home for the Tea Zen 15 and Chaji 19 Exhibitions.

VISUAL SPACE Gallery - exhibition venue, art and workshop space for the Tea Zen 15.

World Tea Party - A continually evolving fête éternelle developing through dialogue among people and cultures around the world.

Global Tea Hut - Global tea community with the tea centre based in Taiwan.

Angelmark - The amazing multi-instrumental musician who created all the beautiful songs for the Tea Zen film.

Transformation Projects - A special events production company with a focus in public engagement.

Pandora Benevolent Society - A New Media and Happiness Research Initiative.

explorASIAN Festival - is an annual festival that takes place each May to coincide with the National Asian Heritage Month across Canada.

Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Society - Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Society (VAHMS) is a non-profit society dedicated to recognizing Asian Canadian participation as an integral part of Canadian society.

Heart of the City Festival - is twelve days of music, stories, theatre, poetry, cultural celebrations, films, dance, readings, forums, workshops, discussions, gallery exhibits, mixed media, art talks, history talks and history walks in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside.

Still Moon Arts Society - inspires vibrant and connected communities by creating artistic experiences and nurturing a passion for nature.

BC Buddhist Festival - brings together 30 monasteries from 15 nationalities to celebrate Vesak, the sacred day that marks the Buddha's birthday.

Zen Centre of Vancouver - provides the environment that enables a genuine and deep practice to take root and blossom.

Shadbolt Centre for the Arts - is a stunning multi-use facility located in picturesque Deer Lake Park

The John Cage Trust - functions as both a business concern and an archive and repository for Cage’s work.

Griffin Art Projects - is an art gallery space located in North Vancouver that showcases contemporary art exhibitions.

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria - AGGV exhibited art in the historic 1889 mansion that is now adjacent to its seven modern galleries. With almost 20,000 works of art, the Art Gallery has the largest public collection in BC.

Chinatown Transformation Team (CTT) - is a dedicated staff (City of Vancouver) team formed in September 2018 to work with the community and key partners on Chinatown-related work.

Legacy Stewardship Group (LSG) - the group comprised of city staffs, community representatives and stakeholders to oversee and report back on the implementation of work related to revitalizing Vancouver Chinatown.

Fairchild TV - is a Canadian Cantonese language exempt specialty channel.

Sunzen Art Gallery - promotes great Chinese art and cultural artifacts.

Canton-Sardine - an artist-run space that promotes contemporary art and runs art exhibitions.

O5 Tea - Cozy, rustic-chic store & tasting bar providing carefully sourced artisanal teas & kombucha on tap.

Cultivate Tea - a beautiful specialty tea shop in Vancouver’s SOMA district.

Ten Ren Tea Company - the largest and best known tea manufacturer in the Far East. Owned and operated by third generation tea producers for over 50 years.

The Chinese Tea Shop - is as much a gathering place for tea lovers as it is a place to find great tea

Chinese Canadian Historical Society of BC - is a non-profit, participatory provincial organization dedicated to broadening our shared understanding of history of the Chinese in British Columbia through research, documentation, preservation and education.

Chinatown Today - chronicles the change, past and present, in Vancouver’s Chinatown through the lens of local businesses, people, shared experiences and passed on traditions.