Young Associates - Vancouver Art Gallery



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

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NOV 17

in the Gallery
1st floor, Forecourt
YA Private Tour of Walker Evans: Depth of Field
Walker Evans: Depth of Field

On Thursday, November 17, enjoy an exclusive private tour of our new exhibition Walker Evans: Depth of Field, along with a glass of wine and a chance to network with your fellow YAs!

This event is free and exclusive for YA members. Please RSVP to attend.

DEC 15
Location TBA
3rd Annual YA Holiday Party

Ring in the start of the holiday season with the YAs with artful activities, festive foods and private tours of a current exhibition. More details to come.

Exclusive for YA Members only.

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.