Special Events

AUG 1-31
at the Gallery

Members' Bring A Friend

We all know art is more fun when shared! Beat the heat and experience our incredible summer exhibitions with friends and family in the cool Gallery space.

Members, throughout the month of August, bring a friend to the Gallery, and you and your entire party will be eligible to win special prize packages. Your guests will also all have access to the exclusive 10% member discount in the Gallery Store! 

Gallery members visiting in August can enter to win a truly incredible prize draw, including: 

  • 2 exclusive tickets to see the exhibition Guo Pei: Couture Beyond first at the Leadership Opening night, while enjoying a host bar and delicious appetizers
  • A Guo Pei: Couture Beyond exhibition catalogue
  • A private exhibition tour of Guo Pei: Couture Beyond
  • A Guo Pei: Couture Beyond gift package from the Gallery Store
  • A $150 gift card for Art Rental & Sales *

Friends and family visiting with Gallery members will also be entered into a one-of-a-kind prize draw, including: 

  • A $150 gift card for Art Rental & Sales *
  • A Guo Pei: Couture Beyond exhibition catalogue
  • A framed Guo Pei: Couture Beyond exhibition poster
*Some restrictions may apply.

To enter the prize draw, please visit the Membership Desk in the Gallery Lobby.

Enjoy express entry as a group at the Membership Desk, where your guests can purchase admission tickets or redeem a complimentary guest pass.

Membership has its benefits! Did you know that as part of a Gallery membership package, members receive two complimentary guest passes? Become a Member today to start enjoying these benefits and more!
AUG 18
SAT 9-11:30 AM

at the Gallery
Members' Appreciation Morning

Members, we want to show you our appreciation for your continued support with a special morning just for you!

Join us on Saturday, August 18 for exclusive members-only early access to our must-see summer exhibitions, which each offer a multitude of ways to consider our relationship to land and place. Be one of the first 50 members to arrive, and you’ll receive a complimentary gift bag. All attendees will be eligible to win a special raffle door prize.

Further your exploration of land and place by taking part in guided meditation sessions, starting at 9:45 AM and 10:45 AM on the Gallery’s Rooftop Pavilion with instructor Peter Elmas from One Yoga for the People.

Share this experience with a friend, and they can enjoy a 10% discount at the Gallery Store. They will also be entered into a prize draw.

*Please present your Membership Card upon arrival to receive free admission for you and one guest.

*TICKETED EVENT | All programming is in the Gallery and free with Gallery Admission unless otherwise indicated (*).
Dates and times are subject to change. Please check back for complete up-to-date listings.

The Vancouver Art Gallery is wheelchair accessible. Street-level access is available through our Hornby and Robson street entrances, open during all public hours. Wheelchairs are available to visitors on a first-come first-served basis or may be reserved in advance of your visit by calling 604.662.4700. A Service Animal may accompany a visitor to all public areas of the Vancouver Art Gallery. Please ask our admissions staff for the locations of washrooms on each floor.