Artscape is a not-for-profit organization that
makes space for creativity and transforms communities.
Artscape's building's typically operate at 100% occupancy with vacancies at our buildings filled from a waiting list. Professional individual artists as well as non-profit organizations are eligible to apply. We offer live/work space and work space for artists, as well as office, administration, programming and gallery space for not for profit organizations.
If you wish to apply for an Artscape studio, please complete our online form. Your application will be reviewed to ensure that you meet our criteria for professional artists, as outlined by the Draft Canadian Artist Code.
If you are applying for work space as an individual artist, please include:
If you are applying for work space as a non-profit or charitable arts organization, please include:
Our organizational tenants include theatre, dance, festival, opera, and music companies, visual art collectives and galleries as well as environmental and arts service organizations. We continually work to expand access to below-market rate, sustainable, creative environments. At the centre of our work is a critical and lively dialogue aimed at strengthening networks, identifying opportunities for engagement, building capacity, increasing productivity as well as encouraging, supporting and participating in a host of initiatives that enhance connectivity. By combining a variety of artistic disciplines and arts organizations under a single roof, we provide a groundwork of infinite possibility for synergy, cooperation and collaboration between individuals and groups.