Welcome to 8EAST

8EAST is a project of the New Orchestra Workshop Society (NOW). 8EAST serves as a meeting place and performance space for musicians, writers and visual artists, among others.

Items produced by artists and cultural workers in our community are available for purchase at 8EAST events and during retail hours.

We gratefully and respectfully acknowledge that 8EAST is located in the heart of Historic Chinatown on the traditional and unceded Indigenous lands of the the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and səlil̓wətaʔɬ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.

8 East Pender Street, Vancouver BC Canada V6A 1T1