Teen Art Group

Explore the dynamic world of visual culture with Teen Art Group!

Teen Art Group (TAG) members work with practicing artists in studio at Emily Carr University of Art + Design and gain an expanded learning of visual culture at the Vancouver Art Gallery.

TAG Members:

  • Get behind-the-scenes access to artists and exhibits at Emily Carr University of Art + Design and the Vancouver Art Gallery.
  • Participate in hands-on art-making workshops every month and explore a wide range of issues and media with artists and educators.
  • Generate new ideas and skills for your portfolio and deepen your understanding of design and culture alongside your creative peers.

Program Details

TAG brings together students between ages 15-18 twice a month from October to May. These after school sessions run from 4:00pm to 7:00pm and alternate between the Vancouver Art Gallery and Emily Carr University on the first and third Thursday of each month.

Dates: Complete schedule coming soon
Course Code: CETP 300 F001
Ages: 15-18 years
Tuition fee: $445


TAG 2019/2020 is now FULL, and we are no longer accepting registrations

Registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Early registration for TAG is highly recommended, as space is limited. If you missed it this year, subscribe to our Teens mailing list (scroll down and click on the subscription button below) for registration updates and reminders.

Aboriginal Scholarships

At this time, Emily Carr University offers two scholarships for students of Aboriginal ancestry. Aboriginal Scholarships are available on a first-come, first-serve basis providing there is still space in the program.

TAG 2019/2020 scholarships have been awarded. Early application is encouraged as space is limited.

For program questions, please contact:


Program Sponsors

Visionary Partner for Art Education: Ji Ping Bai

Major support: The Wesik Family

Our thanks to our partner:

Vancouver Art Gallery