Spacious East Van Studio And Gallery
Bright and Airy Studio & Gallery Space in The Heart of East Van
This bright, spacious and fully accessible studio and gallery space is located in the heart of East Vancouver’s creative hub; just off Commercial Drive on Venables Street, located steps away from the newly opened East Van Brewery, Uprising Breads Bakery, and just a block away from Britannia Community Center.
Weekdays, the studio is used as a creative work space for a collective of local artists with Diversabilities, the gallery is open for rent if shared space is a consideration. The entire space is available for rentals starting at 4:00pm evenings through 11:00pm; 7:00am-11:00pm Saturdays and Sundays.
Offering a number of amenities to suit your needs, including:
-50 Person Capacity
- Adjustable lighting
-Adjustable heating and air-conditioning
- Kitchen with a microwave, sink, dishwasher, and fridge
- Garage door that opens up into a loading area in the back alley, offering fresh air
- Wall mounted 75" smart TV
- Built-in SONOS sound system (you will need to download an app), SONOS app can be tricky with iTunes, it prefers Spotify
-Studio/Gallery Spotify account available
- Skylights for natural light
- High overhead ceiling
- Exposed wooden beams in gallery
- Floor to ceiling street front windows in the gallery, offering lots of natural light
- Flip top tables on wheels that can be easily moved to create a format you desire.
- 10 tables with 45 chairs
-Wheelchair accessible entrances and washrooms
Gallery Exhibition (gallery only) $750/week
Gallery & Studio (entire space) $350/day (Weekends/holidays)
Gallery & Studio (entire space) $150/day (Monday-Thursday from 4pm-11pm) ($350 Friday 4-11pm)
Studio/Gallery viewings are available Monday-Friday 12:00pm - 3:00pm or may be accommodated after hours as per availability.
Monthly: not available
Cleaning Fee: $75
Minimum Booking: 1 day
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The Renter is required to adhere to the following:
will act to maintain the image and reputation of the gallery and studio (i.e. must not involve any illegal activities)
will act to maintain the safety and security of guests, participants, staff/ facilitators, and community members while at the studio or at collaborative events
will ensure that after the completion of the Event, the Space is left in the same or similar condition as received, which might include a general cleanup of tables, counters, chairs, and washrooms
will not remove art or signage from the walls. Art may be hung in the provided space in the front gallery only. Art in the back studio is not to be moved from the wall space.
tables and chairs are to be placed back in their original positions and will be responsible for clearing all trash generated at the Event and depositing it in the proper waste and recycling receptacles on site.
beyond ordinary wear and tear, Renter shall be responsible for any damages caused by Renter’s use of the Space. Renter shall arrange for the repair of any such damage. In the event if Renter does not make any necessary repairs, the studio shall arrange for the same at Renter’s expense.
will not put holes in walls or posts or use permanent adhesives on walls, window or any other surface in the Gallery or Studio. Damage deposit will be applied to cover the cost of repairs.
complete a brief facility orientation and facility condition check list on, or prior, to event start date.
I rented the front gallery space to hold an art show and it was the perfect venue. Modern, clean, spacious, easy to find and the perfect setting to hold a private event. Cindy was so helpful with any questions I had and will definitely recommend this space to others, as well as book it again for myself in the future.
Amazing space, great energy and responsive people!!
The gallery and studio are bright and clean, with amenities and flexibility to support a large or small group. I received multiple positive comments from guests on the space itself. It was perfect for the presentation I did with 20 guests but could have easily accommodated more with seating. Cindy was very flexible and accommodating, accessing the studio was super easy and straightforward. Will definitely rent again!
The space was perfect for our event! Very spacious, organized and clean. Would recommend to anyone who's looking to host a fabulously fun event!
This space is always wonderful and a pleasure to use.
Our experience is always great!
Wow what a great space for an event! Very modern and very open with lots of potential to make it exactly what you need. We had 45 people attend a presentation and mixer in the Gallery and it was outstanding. Rave reviews from everyone who attended.
Amazing space, I would recommend this to all
When I first found this space, I was absolutely ecstatic. It is a gem of a find - a venue that meets accessibility needs, financial affordability, quality and aesthetic of space, and location accessibility. Cindy was incredibly easy to communicate with and their guidelines and requests for space maintenance were clear and easy to follow. I'll definitely be back and I highly recommend!!!
This will be my go to space to book for so many future events now.
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