Facility Rental

artlab 001Nanaimo Art Gallery | Art Lab is located at 150 Commercial Street, Downtown Nanaimo.

Within walking distance from the historic Nanaimo waterfront, Nanaimo Art Gallery | Art Lab offers a unique and cost effective environment for a meeting, seminar, presentation, cocktail reception or dinner party. Located near all major hotels, coffee shops and restaurants, your friends, family, organization or company can convene right in the centre of the arts and business district downtown.

Rental of Art Lab includes:

  • Up to 35 stacking chairs, 2 lounge chairs, and 6 (6’) folding tables. Please note that Art Lab does not have any further chairs or tables available.
  • The use of two sinks, and access to a wheelchair accessible washroom.
  • The use of a sound system: record player (with AM/FM radio and selection of records,) amplifier and two speakers.
  • A front of house Art Lab staff person who will be available to help greet guests, set-up, and clean up the space.
  • *Please Note*
  1. Art Lab/NAG does not actively promote rental events on behalf of the Renter.
  2. Registration and administration for rental events are the responsibility of the Renter.
  3. Use of the gallery itself it not included. However, tours of the gallery are available upon request at an additional cost.
  4. The Renter acknowledges that Art Lab/NAG must approve all promotional materials related to the event.
  5. The Renter agrees that it will not use Art Lab/NAG logos in its material, or articulate, describe, hold out, or advertise the rental event as an Art Lab/NAG event.
We offer a non-profit rate of $50 per hour and a corporate/private rate of minimum $100 per hour. 

If you have any questions or would like to view the space before booking, please call  (250) 754-1750.


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150 Commercial Street
Nanaimo, BC V9R 5G6
Tue - Sat: 10 am - 5 pm, Sun: 12 -5 pm (as of April 8)



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