Visual Arts Brampton
Visual Arts Brampton

Visual Arts Brampton offers weekly programming, formal workshops and casual studio sessions, continuous free community exhibits, and events. Come and create at our studio, over 2000 square feet of dedicated space, located at the corner of Hurontario and Steeles Avenue.

Portfolio Prep

Starting in November and December, students looking to prepare their portfolios for high school and post-secondary art programs will be interested in VAB's Portfolio Prep Workshop.

Weekly Sessions

Adults and seniors are welcome to come and create at our weekly studio sessions

Wednesdays, 10 am - 2 pm

Life Drawing
Tuesdays, 7 - 9:30 pm

Open Studio
Tuesdays, 10 am - 2 pm
Thursdays, 10 am - 2 pm
Thursdays, 7 - 9 pm


Adults can become a Visual Arts Brampton member for $50 a year, to unlock discounts on studio sessions and workshops, to receive exclusive exhibit invitations, and more!

Member Artist Profiles

See our artists guide.

Youth Classes


Year-long weekly youth classes give students a wide array of creative experiences.

Children and teens can join our year-long weekly youth classes, for a wide array of creative experiences. Classes are Saturdays or Thursdays, at various times, for 6 to 8 year olds, 9 to 12 year olds, and 12 to 18 year olds.

6 to 8 years old
Saturdays, 9:30 to 11 am
Saturdays, 11:30 am to 1 pm

9 to 12 years old
Saturdays, 9:30 to 11:30 am
Saturdays, 3:15 to 5:15 pm
Thursdays, 7 to 9 pm

12 to 18 years old
Saturdays, 1 to 3 pm
Thursdays, 7 to 9 pm

Our Exhibits

View our exhibits around Brampton, featuring artwork by Bramptonians and invited guests from around Ontario.

Artwork on a wall

Artway Gallery
Shoppers World Brampton, northwest entry

Drawing in Colour, August

Artway Invitational Gallery
Shoppers World Brampton, next to Target

Mary Noble

Brampton Library Four Corners
Downtown Brampton, second floor of the branch

Maria Dlubak

Artworks Roundup
Shoppers World Brampton, northwest entry

Exhibit with VAB, for free

vablearn videos

Thanks to a grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation, Visual Arts Brampton is proud to present instructional art videos on YouTube, free to the public.

Cartooning, Peter Emslie
Cartooning, Ryan C. Thompson
Printmaking, Keith Moreau
Kids crafts, Paulina and Emily

Contact and Connect


1 Bartley Bull Parkway
Suite 10
Brampton, Ontario
L6W 3T7


1 Bartley Bull Parkway
Suite 10
Brampton, Ontario
L6W 3T7

VAB Blog: News about the group
VAB Zazzle: Buy products with VAB member artwork

Studio Location

Visual Arts Brampton is located at 1 Bartley Bull Parkway, Suite 10, Brampton, at the corner of Main Street South and Steeles Avenue.

Exhibit Locations

Artway Gallery and Artway Invitational Gallery are both located at Shoppers World Brampton, 499 Main Street South; for more details, visit their respective pages.

Visual Arts Brampton is a registered non-profit organization under Ontario law. We are a member of the Brampton Arts Council. Many thanks to Kaneff Properties, Shoppers World Brampton (Riocan), The Brampton Guardian, and The Ontario Trillium Foundation. Any artworks appearing on this website are © their respective artists.