Venue Rental

Thank you for considering a rental of the Hamilton Artists Inc.  At the intersection of James North and Cannon Streets, The Inc. is centred at the heart of the James Street Art District, a destination for Hamilton arts and culture. With over forty years of operation, the Inc. has become an anchor for cultural activities in Hamilton, hosting thousands of visitors during monthly exhibitions and special events. The Inc. owns and operates out of a purpose-built facility, serving as a contemporary art gallery in a modern architectural setting.  Guests can explore and engage with artwork by local, Canadian and international artists.

The Inc. is an ideal location to host weddings, receptions, corporate events, meetings, film screenings, exhibitions, concerts, parties and more.   Bar service is available upon request.  The staff and volunteers at the Hamilton Artists Inc. are dedicated to assisting facility users to host successful events.   Proceeds from venue rentals support exhibitions, programming and educational activities at the Hamilton Artists Inc.

Members of the Inc. receive 20% discount off of regular rental rates.

Facility Description

The facility is fully wheelchair accessible and features two interior gallery spaces: the Cannon Gallery (1100 square feet) and the James Street Gallery (495 square feet). The outdoor courtyard (1500 square feet) can accommodate 140 guests. The courtyard is a fully accessible, programmable space for receptions, exhibitions, performances, conferences, screenings, education and outreach programmes, and community projects.  There are two wheelchair accessible bathrooms and a kitchenette.

In order to assess your needs for the space, all rental agreements require meeting with the staff of the Inc. prior to the event.
For more information please view our rental guide and contact Jessica Vellenga or 905 529 3355


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