Your Membership Matters
Calling All Community Members!
A membership with us supports accessible, engaging, creative, programming for our community. North Van Arts is a charitable, social-profit organization. Our mandate is to enable emerging and professional artists in all disciplines, bridge cultures and build strong and healthy communities through the arts. For over 50 years, North Van Arts has been a part of the North Shore Arts and culture scene.
Some of the many ways you may have engaged with us:
- Enjoyed an opening reception or attended an exhibition at CityScape Community Art Space
- Viewed the artwork on the second floor at the Lynn Valley Library, at North Vancouver District Hall, or North Vancouver City Hall
- Attended a community event like, Arts in the Garden, North Shore Art Crawl, Trolley Dances, Art + Place and more
- Took part in a virtual or in-person art class, artist demonstration or talk.
- Created a work of art at our table at a community event (Shipyard Markets, Rivers Day, Earth Day, Carol Ships Festival, and many more)
- School-age kids participating in after-school art at their school, exploring drama, visual art, writing and more
- Explored the North Shore Culture Compass to discover arts & culture in our region
Support our work!
As a registered society we are mandated to have members under our by-laws. We like members, they help us stay connected to the community we serve. Not only are you helping support the organization when you become a member, but you are receiving added ‘services’ that benefit you as an individual.. For us, members are part of our ‘family’, we value your support and want to build a relationship with our member base.
Support the Community!
Your membership matters. As an organization dedicated to supporting artists and the art community, we strive to provide and create paid opportunities for the local the artists here. By becoming a member, you are supporting our initiatives and our capacity to support local artists.
Student /seniorAnnual Membership
- For the cost of a paintbrush and canvas, you can support affordable arts education classes and camps
- For the cost of one new hardcover book, you can support emerging artists with paid opportunities for their work
- For the cost of going to the movies, your family can support the North Shore International Film Series
- For the cost of two business lunches, your ogranization could support school gallery tours and public art activities
- STAY INFORMED – E-bulletins and calls for artists, events, activities. New Member Blog Coming Soon!
- DISCOUNTS – Individual members and one designated representative of group/corporate members receive discounts on select North Van Arts programmes and from our membership benefit partners. See below for our member discounts
- HAVE YOUR SAY – Individuals or one representative of group/corporate members receive voting privileges at the Annual General Meeting
- ART RENTAL – enhance your home or place of work with original artwork
- PARTICIPATE – North Shore Art Crawl (registration discount), Art Rental
- SHARE – Share art, announcements, news with other members and our network. We have over 2800 subscribers to our bi-weekly newsletter and over 10,000 followers on our social media accounts.
- PROMOTE – Enhanced membership includes online profile
- Group and Corporate members automatically receive an enhanced membership to promote their organization or business through a member profile
Artrageous Pictures and Framing
15% discount on custom framing
1301 St. Georges Avenue
North Vancouver, BC
Tel. (604) 988-8102
Current Hours: Tue. – Sat. 11am- 5pm
The Shop at CityScape
15% off locally created art & artisanal products
335 Lonsdale Avenue
North Vancouver, BC
Summer Hours: Mon-Fri 9-5, Sat & Sun 12-5