Performance and Live arts

  • 222 East Georgia Street
    Vancouver, BC
    V6A 1Z7

    Founded in 1991, Access Gallery is a platform for emergent and experimental art practices. We enable critical conversations and risk-taking through new configurations of audience, artists and community. Committed to reflecting a broad range of artistic disciplines, as well as...

  • 412 - 397, boulevard des Prairies
    Laval, QC
    H7N 2W6

    Verticale, an artist-run centre in Laval, welcomes and explores contemporary art in all its diversity. The organization promotes cross-disciplinary exploration fundamental to emerging practices by supporting diverse modes of production and dissemination. Verticale operates as much beyond the walls of...

  • 372, rue Sainte-Catherine Ouest, espace 314
    Montréal, QC
    H3B 1A2

    Founded in 2006, VIVA! Art Action is an artistic platform dedicated to the presentation and promotion of performance and its derivative forms. The organization’s main focus is its live art biennial, which allows it actively to support collaboration and interaction...

  • 2625 Kaslo Street
    Vancouver, BC
    V5M 3G9

    VIVO Media Arts Centre was incorporated in 1973 as the Satellite Video Exchange Society, operating Canada’s first video exchange library. It was also one of the earliest international video centres and Canadian artist-run centres.

    VIVO’s founding mandate was to facilitate...

  • 303 East 8th Avenue
    Vancouver, BC
    V5T 1S1

    Established in 1973, the Western Front is one of Canada’s leading artist-run centres for contemporary art and new music. Over its nearly forty-year history, the Western Front has promoted critical investigations into and surrounding interdisciplinary, media-based, anti-object and ephemeral practices,...