Artist spaces and residencies

Moss Graffiti, a project of the Moberly Park field house artists, The Something Collective

As part of the Cultural Plan, the City and Park Board are actively working to provide affordable artists spaces in Vancouver.

By converting under-used facilities, such as field houses, providing subsidies and grants, and creating residency programs, the City and Park Board are creating space for artists in our community.

Programs that support studio space for artists in Vancouver

Artist Studio Award Program

Provides Vancouver-based professional emerging artists with low-cost studios for up to three years.

Artists in communities program

Through the Artists in Communities program, artists are assigned to sponsoring community centres where they establish a creative presence in the community.

Fieldhouse programs in parks

Come explore activities at fieldhouses located in our parks. Find arts, sport, environmental, garden and local food, and social engagement programs.