The Art Gallery is now offering many of its public programs online. Browse through our upcoming events, by following the link below.
RAG Online Programs
Art at Work
This series of professional development workshops is for working artists and creative professionals presented by Richmond Art Gallery, Richmond Public Art Program, City of Richmond Arts Services, and CARFAC BC. The following sessions are offered as free, online webinars.
Financial Management for Artists
Sat, Jan 30, 1:30-3:00pm
Join Zachary Kennedy, a professional financial advisor who will offer best practices in managing finances as an artist or creative professional throughout their career. A series of example financial profiles will be presented for discussion purposes. A question and answer session will follow the presentation. Participants will be encouraged to ask questions.
Tax Basics for Artists
Sat, Feb 6, 1:00-4:00pm
What do you need to know to keep track of your finances and file your taxes? Join Marianna Scott from Quantum Accounting Services who will provide creative professionals with an introduction to tax management. This workshop will include information about CERB and other COVID-19 government support programs.
Maximum 15 participants.
How We Make Public Art
Sun, Feb 21, 1:00-3:30pm
This discussion panel will be hosted by the Richmond Public Art Program and feature presentations by artists Germaine Koh, Sara Graham and Alyssa Schwann who have recently completed large-scale public artworks for the City of Richmond. The virtual presentation will focus on how they started their public art practice and how they produce, administer and manage large-scale public art projects. This session is ideal for emerging or mid-career artists who are interested in expanding their art practice into the public realm. A question and answer session will follow the artist presentations.
Tours & Group Visits
Following government guidelines, new protocols are in place to ensure that you have a safe and enjoyable visit. Review the COVID-19 Safety Precautions currently in place prior to visiting. All tours are free of charge and led by our knowledgeable staff.
On-site Tours for Small Groups
Sat: 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm or 3:30pm
Pre-booked and on-site 20-minute tours are currently being offered on Saturdays by appointment. Check the website for exhibition dates, and contact us to book one of the times listed above.
Call 604-247-8363 to book a tour. Limited to 6 visitors maximum. Social distancing protocols are in place. Face coverings are mandatory for staff and visitors to the gallery.
Self-Guided Pre-Booked Tours
Gallery staff provide a free brochure or web-link with detailed exhibition information for you to explore the exhibition on your own. Check our website for exhibition dates.
Call 604-247-8363 to book a tour. Limited to 6 visitors maximum per group. Social distancing protocols are in place. Face coverings are mandatory for staff and visitors to the gallery.
For more information about these and other Art Gallery Programs visit www.richmondartgallery.org or contact Education & Public Programs Coordinator Kathy Tycholis at 604-247-8300.