OUR SPACE IS YOUR SPACE

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Find us on the main floor in the Cowichan Community Centre, 2687 James Street, Duncan.

The Cowichan Valley Arts Council has a long-standing tradition of supporting community driven and focused events. A go-to destination for local arts and culture, our exhibitions, workshops and talks bring ideas and creativity to life. We love to collaborate and welcome the opportunity to elevate our community through the arts. In short, OUR SPACE is YOUR SPACE.

THE GALLERY

Our newest and largest space, The Gallery showcases work from local, Canadian and internationally recognized artists, elevating our programming to the world stage. Ideal for larger exhibitions, groups or individual artists, rental of The Gallery includes the services of our hanging and curation team.
THE GALLERY: 1400 sq ft. Monthly rental, $1600/month

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This space was generously designated by the Cowichan Community Centre Commission in January 2018.

THE ANNEX

The Annex offers an intimate venue for multi-genre art shows, cultural and community events. Ideal for smaller shows and exhibitions that run over several weeks, The Annex is a popular and well-loved space.
THE ANNEX: 450 sq ft. Minimum 2 week rental, $150/week

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THE STUDIO

The Studio space is home to a diverse lineup of workshops, talks and our coveted Speaker Series. Consistently filled to capacity with artists and observers eager to bring greater substance and meaning to the arts.
THE STUDIO: 900 sq. ft. $15/hr., $40 half day (9-1, 1-5, 5-9), $80 full day (9-5) – Rent The Studio

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This Space was Made for Sharing.

Want to showcase your work?
Rent the space.

RENTALS

Our Gallery, Annex and Studio spaces are all available to rent. Whether you wish to curate your own show, lead a workshop or develop a course, we’ll help you hone in on the best space for your needs.

Rentals include:
wifi, projectors, screens, and sound systems (available to rent,) CVAC’s hanging and curation team optional, show posters and labels.

RATES

THE GALLERY: 1400 sq ft. Monthly rental, $1600/month

THE ANNEX: 450 sq ft. Minimum 2 week rental, $150/week

GALLERY & ANNEX: 1850 sq ft. Monthly rental, $2000/month

THE STUDIO: 900 sq ft. $15/hr $40 half day (9-1, 1-5, 5-9), $80 full day (9-5)

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RENT A WALL

We value our members and their work. Our Members Only RAW Showcase runs a few times each year- allowing several artists to Rent space on A Wall in the Annex. RAW epitomizes what we do best. Shining the spotlight on local talent and fostering collaboration.
GO RAW

“Through art and culture we illuminate inner lives, encourage new ways of thinking and inspire spectacular potential.”
- Janet Magdanz, CVAC Board

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