Young Associates - Vancouver Art Gallery

$225 Young Associate
$375   Young Associate Couple

The Young Associates are a dynamic group of young professionals between the ages of 19 and 45 who want to expand their involvement in the contemporary art world while supporting the Vancouver Art Gallery in a meaningful way. In addition to all the benefits of basic Membership, YAs are invited to three exclusive events per year, providing social networking opportunities in conjunction with the Gallery’s exhibition program.


Young Associate Benefits
In addition to the core benefits of Membership, Young Associates also receive these exclusive benefits:
  • YAs enjoy three distinct social events per year in conjunction with our cutting–edge contemporary exhibitions.
  • Social and networking opportunities with like-minded art enthusiasts
  • Educational lectures and talks
  • Behind-the-scenes access to artists and art world professionals
  • Exhibition previews and tours
  • Advance ticket purchasing opportunities and reserved seating for select lectures and artist talks
  • Complimentary drink ticket and front of the line access for FUSE Lounge



Don't miss these awesome events, offered exclusively to Young Associate Members!

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6 PM

Art Rental and Sales
at the Gallery
YA Eastside Culture Crawl Studio Tour

On November 8, join Art Rental and Sales Coordinator Jas Lally for an exclusive preview of this year's Eastside Culture Crawl, taking place from November 15 to 18.

The Eastside Culture Crawl is the event to discover the work of hundreds of local visual artists, and we are thrilled to be able to offer our art-loving YAs this unique opportunity to get a behind-the-scenes tour of featured Art Rental and Sales artists’ studios ahead of the hustle and bustle of the popular Crawl weekend.

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NOV 14

Art Rental and Sales
at the Gallery
YA Art Rental & Sales Reception

On November 14, visit the AR&S Showroom to preview their latest group show, while mingling with your fellow YAs over wine and appetizers. As a bonus, you will be the first to access exclusive Members’ Shopping Week deals, with 10% off your purchase of select original artworks!

Purchase a raffle ticket the night of the reception, and you’ll be entered to win a one-year YA membership plus a $100 gift card to use towards a rental or purchase of artwork from Art Rental and Sales.

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Note: Vancouver Art Gallery Young Associates events are subject to change and confirmations will be sent to members in advance of each event.
Visit us often to learn about future events. Please ensure that we have your updated email address to inform you of new events.