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Visual Arts Mississauga

Spaces are still available for Kids' Summer Art Camp, Adult Summer Art Courses, and VAM's Teen Summer Drawing and Painting Series! Register today to avoid disappointment!

News And Events

 

ART IN THE PARK 2015

 

Join VAM on September 20th from 10 a.m - 4:00 p.m for ART IN THE PARK 2015! Enjoy a day of shopping, food, live music, artisan demonstrations, and more! Rain or shine. Free admission

 


 

Art in Motion

 

Visual Arts Mississauga at Riverwood and the Mississauga Central Library, in partnership with the Culture Division, City of Mississauga invite you to visit Art in Motion, In Celebration of Pan Am/Parapan Am Games 2015.

 

The exhibit of 2 dimensional artworks will be on exhibit at Mississauga’s Central Library from July 6 to August 29, 2015. Join us for the opening reception on July 6, 6 - 8 p.m. at Central Library

 


 

VOLUNTEERING @ VAM

 

VAM IS SEEKING OLDER ADULT VOLUNTEERS

 

Are you an active older adult who is looking for an exciting volunteering opportunity? Do you love the arts and have a passion for Mississauga? Are you looking to share your knowledge and make a difference in our community? Visual Arts Mississauga (VAM) at Riverwood is currently accepting applications from active older adults to assist with its new ArtReach Program for Older Adults. 

 

VAM is looking for four older adult volunteers to assist with this program. Applicants with an interest in visual arts, crafts, teaching, writing, photography or film are welcome to apply.

 

Interested applicants are asked to send a letter explaining their interest to VAM by Friday, August 7, 2015. Letters can be emailed to outreach@visualartsmississauga.com or sent via regular mail to 4170 Riverwood Park Lane, Mississauga, ON  L5C 2S7. 

 

See the full call for volunteers here

 


 

VAM IS SEEKING TEEN AND YOUTH VOLUNTEERS FOR SUMMER 2015!

 

Are you interested in a career in the visual arts or education field? Are you looking to add to your resume, complete your community service hours, gain valuable work experience, give back to your community and have a lot of fun in the process? Visual Arts Mississauga at Riverwood may have the perfect volunteer opportunity waiting for you!

 

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING FOR SUMMER CAMP PLEASE Click Here FOR A TEEN/YOUTH VOLUNTEER APPLICATION!

 


 

 

ADULT VOLUNTEERS - FRIENDS OF VAM

Want to Join our VAMily? Friends of VAM at Riverwood is a new initiative to recruit a dedicated group of volunteers to join us in making VAM an even more vibrant creative community. You don’t have to be a Member to be a Friend.  There are opportunities for anyone with any time to offer. Families and Friends Welcome!

Click Here for the list of Friends of VAM Opportunities and the Application Form. 

 


 

OPEN STUDIO 

Adult Members of VAM are invited to take advantage of
OPEN STUDIO Wednesday afternoons, Thursday mornings and all day on Fridays. This is a great opportunity to spend a few hours in the company of other artists, working on independent art projects in a productive and creative environment.
 
Registration is not required. Drop in fee is $5 per week. Schedule varies from term to term based on the following timeframes;
 
  • Fall Term: late September to early December
  • Winter Term: late January to late March
  • Spring Term: early April to early June
 
For more information please contact 905-277-4313 or email info@visualartsmississauga.com 

 

 


 

WEATHER CLOSURE PROCEDURES

In case of inclement weather, class cancellations are always made approximately 2 hours ahead of each class and are listed here, in  the news scroll on the main website page and on our voicemail system - press the prompt for Weather Related Closures.

 


 

 

OPEN - COMMITTEE OR BOARD OF DIRECTORS POSITION

If you are interested in becoming more involved with a particular committee at Visual Arts Mississauga at Riverwood or the Board of Directors, please see the link below for more information on formally letting us knowCLICK HERE for more info

 



 

INTERESTED IN TEACHING @ VAM?

 

For Children & Teens' Education, send your cover letter and Resume/CV to;


Lisa Robinson, Child & Teen Education Coordinator

lisa@visualartsmississauga.com

 

For Adult Education, send your cover letter and Resume/CV to;


info@visualartsmississauga.com