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Learn about art, enjoy art events, travel for art!
Join the Associates, a dynamic member group dedicated to fostering arts appreciation through social and arts education activities and deeper engagement with the Vancouver and international art scene. Associate members support the work of the Gallery through annual fundraising events and travel programs.
In addition to the core benefits of Membership, Associates also receive these exclusive benefits:
For more information about becoming an Associate, please call Member and Member Services at 604.662.4711.
Special Events and Travel ProgramsAssociates are invited to attend the following exclusive special events and art travel programs, to which additional fees apply.
Museum of Anthropology
6393 NW Marine Drive
Secret Garden Tea House
213 W. 40th Ave
The Associates’ Art and
Afternoon Tea Fall Event
On Thursday, October 27, explore the Museum of Anthropology's stunning exhibitions with your fellow Associates through an exclusive docent-led tour. Then, head over to the Secret Garden Tea House, where you can enjoy a variety of autumn treats and blended teas. What better way to start the new season.
The group will meet at the MOA. Transportation from the MOA to the teahouse will not be provided.
Please direct any inquiries to Dianne Bentz at email@example.com
884 East Georgia Street
Artist's Studio Tour |
Richard Tetrault* »
Meet visual artist and muralist Richard Tetrault through an exclusive tour of his studio!
RSVP required. See below for full details »
10:30am: Building Tour
510 W Georgia St
Art and Architectural Tour of Telus Building |
Don't miss an exciting art tour of the intricately designed Telus building, followed by a no-host lunch at Glowbal.
Meet outside TELUS building.
Please direct any inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org at email@example.com
in the Gallery
Save the Date |
Associates Annual Festive Celebration
PROGRAMMING/ART EDUCATIONProgramming and educational activities are free benefits for all Associates. Non-member guests are welcome on a one-time basis and for a fee of $20.
Art in the Morning/Art in the Evening
The Associates meet on the second Tuesday of the month at 5:30pm and on the third Friday of the month at 10am for a guided tour of a current Gallery exhibition.
Non-members are welcome on a one-time basis and on payment of $20 cash at the door. Organized by Darlene Forrester. Tuesday tours start at 5:30pm, Friday tours at 10am, followed by discussion & coffee in room 100. Please register at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 604.327.4874. Meet at coat check in the lobby.
Monday Morning Art Study Group
The study group meets Every second Monday in room 302 of the Vancouver Art Gallery to view art DVDs, listen to talks and enjoy discussion, or occasionally to hear a speaker. Sessions typically run from 11am to noon.
Non-members are welcome on a one-time basis and for a fee of $20 cash at the door. . Plan to arrive in time for the start of the program at 11am in Room 302 (one of the old courtrooms) in the annex of the Gallery and finish by noon. Come early for refreshments and socializing. Note that the schedule below does not follow the usual pattern due to the Associates’ trip to Winnipeg and the May holiday Monday.
Art Studio Visits
Throughout the year, the Associates also visit artist studios to witness first-hand the artist's creative process and to discuss his or her work. Visits to commercial galleries and galleries are occasionally offered.
Organized by Ellen Doise. Please register at email@example.com or phone 604.264.0476. Free to members. There is a small charge of $5 per person to defray the cost of the artists’ lunches. Visits are free for Members - guests welcome for a fee of $20 per person