Member Benefits

JOIN OUR VAMily TODAY! VAM Members support our community in so many ways and we want to support you too.


MEMBER APPRECIATION DAYS – VAM hosts a variety of informative and entertaining Member Only events.

SUPPORT – as a VAM member, you help support Mississauga Arts and Culture and VAM’s three pillars of excellence: Education, Exhibition and Community Engagement

DISCOUNTS – Receive a $15 discount** on every Adult Course and Workshop and receive 10% off at DeSerres Oakville*, The Japanese Paper Place, Curry’s Artists’ Materials*, Gwartzman’s Art Supplies* and Above Ground Stores*.

OPEN STUDIO – during the course sessions bring your work to the idyllic MacEwan Studio. Currently held on Wednesdays and Fridays but please call the office for exact dates/times. Starts September 25, 2019.

NEWS UPDATES – stay in the loop by receiving our e-newsletters. Connect with us on social media

EXHIBIT – enter your art works in our Annual Member Show & Sale, Annual Juried Show and Group Theme Shows

PARTICIPATE – there are lots of opportunities to join our vibrant community. You can volunteer, join a committee, attend our Annual General Meeting & enjoy voting privileges

CONNECT – increase your community presence by placing a link to your artist website on our Member’s Website page. Attend our events including Art in the Park, the Holiday Artisan Marketplace, the Annual Juried Show and more!

* Art Supply Store Discount Conditions

10% off every regularly priced purchase.
Valid VAM membership card must be shown at time of purchase.
Discounts cannot be combined with any other sale or offer, and apply to regularly priced merchandise only.
Discounts cannot be combined with any other sale, special offers, custom orders, discontinued items and select specialty items.
Discounts will not be applied on transactions where the ID card is not present.
Discounts are non-transferrable, and only valid for member named on card.
Misuse of discount may result in revoking of discount privileges.
Discount is valid IN-STORE only, not valid for on-line shopping or applicable retroactively to previous purchases.

**Does not apply to Magic Mondays, Children’s or Teen’s Courses or Camps.