Pacific Association of Artist-Run Centres (PAARC)

  • 9 West Hastings Street
    Vancouver, BC
    V6B 1G4

    Gallery Gachet is a unique artist-run centre located in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. Gachet is a collectively run exhibition and studio space built to empower participants as artists, administrators and curators. The organization’s cultural services have grown from the operation of...

  • 110 East Hastings Street
    Vancouver, BC
    V6A 1N4

    ***The Gam is no longer open. It closed September 2019 shortly before its 10th anniversary.***

    Gam Gallery is located within and fronts ACME Studios, in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. Reflecting the diverse artistic community in which it is located, the Gam...

  • 116-350 East 2nd Avenue
    Vancouver, BC
    V5T 4R8

    grunt is an artist-run centre founded in 1984 in Vancouver, British Columbia, with a vision to be an internationally renowned artist-run centre furthering contemporary art practices. Through the exploration of our diverse Canadian cultural identity, we offer innovative public programming...

  • Livedspace is a research and publishing organization investigating the social production of space in relation to contemporary cultural production. It was founded by Bopha Chhay and Sydney Hart in 2011.

    The Livedspace journal, available in print and on-line, includes texts...

  • 1555 Duranleau Street
    Vancouver, BC
    V6H 3S3

    Malaspina’s mandate is:
    - To increase the public’s understanding and appreciation of the arts by curating exhibitions and managing a public gallery for the display of contemporary art that pushes the boundaries of, and expands discourse around, print media;