Looking for a venue to rent in the heart of downtown Vancouver?
ArtStarts offers three distinct spaces for all types of events such as workshops, performances, meetings, brainstorming sessions, organizational retreats or training.
Download our information package to learn more about all three spaces, rental details and to complete our booking request form. Please note that our lift to the Boardroom and Lab is currently out of order until further notice. Please read more information here.
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In response to the growing concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic and for the safety of our communities, the ArtStarts Gallery, Lab, and Boardroom will be closed until further notice.
The artistic pulse of the gallery reminds participants of the value of creativity and openness to learning. Central City Foundation
The friendly and helpful ArtStarts coordinators are readily available to make sure all goes smoothly. Central City Foundation
The ArtStarts Lab was the perfect venue for us to hold our team offsite. I hope very much to use this space again in the future! Relic Entertainment
Not only was the service incredible and room equipped with everything we could need, but the central location is a breeze to access and close to everything from great food to transit. Relic Entertainment
Ideal for receptions, performances and events
820 sq ft | Capacity: Up to 100 people
Ideal for ideation sessions, workshops, lectures and presentations
680 sq ft | Capacity: 40-60 people
Ideal for meetings, conference calls and brainstorming sessions
200 sq ft | Capacity: 10-12 people
Currently, only the main floor of ArtStarts is wheelchair-accessible. Our key operated lift is out of order until further notice. The front door does not have an automatic door opener - you may need to ask for support opening the door. The front desk person will be happy to assist you! The Cherniavsky Boardroom, ArtStarts Lab, and gender-neutral washrooms are located on the Mezzanine level and are only accessible by stairs.
Please note that at ArtStarts we strive to provide a scent-free environment. Please do not wear heavily scented perfumes or other smells to your workshop at ArtStarts. Please provide this information to all participants who will be attending.