What kind of organization is Beaux-Arts Brampton?
BAB is a not-for-profit artist co-operative that provides a venue for artists to exhibit and sell their work.
How is Beaux-Arts run?
Beaux-Arts is run by a Board of Directors who are all volunteer members. There is one paid support staff on duty five days a week.
What are your business hours?
Tuesday to Friday 12 noon to 6 pm
Saturday 9 am to 3 pm
Closed Sunday, Monday and holidays
Starting in June 2013 Extended Hours: Thursdays 12 Noon to 9 pm and Sundays 12 Noon to 5 pm
What services do you offer?
Rental of 2 different galleries
Art classes for children and adults
Classroom / workshop rentals
Open Juried Shows
How can I find out about renting a gallery?
Visit the 'Rentals' page of this website for more info or call 905.454.5677 or toll free 1.866.339.7779
Do you do framing or appraisals?
What are the benefits of being a member?
A minimum of two member's exhibits to be part of
Lower rental rates
Discounts on art classes
Your own page on the website
Learn how to get your art interest started
Meet other artists who will share ideas and opportunities
Learn whats involved in planning and putting on an exhibit
Join various committees to learn about the needs of an artist cooperative
Join the Board of Directors to learn about the business needs of the organization
Recieve Weekly Updates and Monthly Bab'ble News via email to keep in loop
Participate in group shows with other members
Discounts on juried show entry fees
Opoortunities to occupy our booth at the Farmer's Market and sell commission free
Lower commission rate on sales of member's work
What is the best way to meet other artists?
Join in and get involved!
Join committees and attend receptions.
While attending opening receptions you will meet other artists who may attend and support your show one day;
All our committees are made up of artists who generously share ideas and information through cooperation and team efforts.
I am just a beginner, is Beaux-Arts for me?
Yes, absolutely! Our membership is made up of artists of all levels from beginner to professional. They work in many different mediums and each one has their own style and favourite techniques. Everyone starts somewhere and as long as you keep working at developing your art, you won't be a beginner for long.