Why Rent Art
Art rental provides individuals and businesses an affordable and flexible way to enjoy a wide range of original 2-dimensional art including paintings, photography and mixed media works.
Our Art Rental Programme represents approximately 150 artists with over 450 original works ranging in size from 8″ x 8″ to 60″ x 48″.
The Art Rental Collection is available for viewing through the online gallery on this website and in person during gallery hours.
How to Rent Art
To rent artwork*, you need to have a current membership with the NVCAC ($35-45 annually for basic) and complete Art Rental Client Contract information. This can be done in person during office hours.
How to Create a Wishlist
You can browse through our Art Rental Catalogue and start a Wishlist. Simply click on the Add To Your Wishlist star beside the Art Work you wish to Rent or Buy and follow the online instructions.
TIPS to help you navigate Art Rental online:
To search for something specific, click the SEARCH & FILTER button to expand the menu.
Use the SEARCH field and enter a term that best describes what you are looking for eg. “tree”, or “blue” or “landscape” or other descriptive tags.
Below the SEARCH button are more filters to narrow your search by Artist (listed by first name), Medium, Height, Width.
Below the selected artwork information, a RELATED ITEMS frame will display other similar artworks that may also be of interest to you.
KEYWORDS is a clickable area that highlights artworks with the most commonly tagged descriptive words. This area is limited in its scope so if you don’t see what you want, use the SEARCH field.
If after renting you decide to purchase an artwork, up to three months of rental fees will be deducted from the selling price.
*Note that membership is not required for the outright purchase of art from our collection.
Rental of art for the film/television industry is subject to different fees and services, and additional conditions. Please contact the Art Rental Coordinator for more information at 604-988-6844.