DISPLAY YOUR ART AT THE VAC - Art on the Wall Project

The Vancouver Arts Centre Art on the Walls project has expanded and is now open to all visual artists in the Great Southern Community aged 18 years and over. 

The Art on the Walls project aims to support and promote the work of Great Southern artists both emerging and established by giving them the opportunity to display their work in the Arts Centre and assist them with artwork sales (should they wish to list their work for sale).

Click on the link below to find out more. 

Art on the walls


The Vancouver Arts Centre is committed to activating the centre by offering a range of creative workshops and classes for children and adults including; regular term classes, school holiday workshops and a range of one-off day and weekend workshops throughout the year. Applications are open year round to artists with experience in delivering group classes offering instruction and tuition in visual art techniques using a wide range of mediums.

Click on the link below to find out more and to download an application form.

Tutor information & application

vac supported workshop program

Through its Supported Workshop Program the Vancouver Arts Centre offers assistance to community groups, professional community arts workers and professional artists (including but not limited to visual arts, dance, music, film, media arts, literature etc.) to facilitate sustainable and autonomous workshop program initiatives and support the continued growth and development of arts and culture within the Great Southern Region.

Click on the link below to find out more and to download an application form.

Supported Workshop Program

Town Hall Gallery volunteers 

We are currently taking expressions of interest from people interested in volunteer opportunities in the Town Hall Gallery. Please complete the below form and we will be in touch.

Web Forms - Town Hall Volunteer EOI


The City of Albany Artist in Residence (AIR) program is managed by the Arts and Culture team. Self-contained accommodation is provided at Mary Thomson House next to the Vancouver Arts Centre 1km form the Albany CBD. We have seven residency timeframes available over a 12 month period.

 The AIR program provides visiting artists with the opportunity to:

  • develop their practice through self-directed creative projects
  • to share skills and exchange knowledge with the Albany creative community
  • to develop professional networks within the region
  • to contribute to wider community engagement with the arts
  • to discover and share the rich  Great Southern heritage and environment
  • to contribute to raising the profile of Albany as a creative city.

APPLICATIONS are now closed for the 2023 / 2024 residency program. 

CITY OF ALBANY 2022/2023 exhibition callouts

APPLICATIONS are now closed for the 2023/2024 Vancouver Arts Centre and the Town Hall exhibition callout.


Want to stand out as one of Albany’s most popular artists or artisans?
Become part of Albany Town Hall’s Box Office Artisan Store and sell your work here today.  Artistic products from all genres of creativity are welcome and encouraged.

Click on the link below to download your application or contact the Arts and Culture team at [email protected] for more information.

Box Office Store Supplier Application