About Me/Us
Name

Visual Arts Mississauga (VAM) at Riverwood

City

Mississauga

Province

Ontario

Bio

Visual Arts Mississauga (VAM) at Riverwood is a leading provider of visual arts programming for adults, teens and children with a vision for an inspired and enriched community, engaged in a full spectrum of visual arts activities. Our mandate is to enrich our community by fostering an appreciation of the visual arts through education, exhibition and engagement; and by enhancing the vitality of the artistic community. VAM at Riverwood is a not-for-profit charity that offers year-round instruction of up to 200 courses, workshops, camp, exhibits and events for children, teens and adults. VAM at Riverwood is located at 4170 Riverwood Park Lane. The award-winning facility, owned by the City of Mississauga and built exclusively for VAM, is surrounded by 150 acres of urban wilderness located off Burnhamthorpe Road West at the Credit River. The Centre houses VAM’s administrative offices, five large classroom studios, members’ exhibition space and The VAM Gallery. Additional studio, print-making facilities are found in the neighbouring MacEwan Cottage.

For additional information, please visit us at http://www.visualartsmississauga.com or call 905-277-4313.