Frequently Asked Questions
Art Rental & Sales

How much are the rental fees?
Rental fees start as low as $10/month per piece.  The average rental fee is $80/month.
 
 
Are the works for sale?
Yes.  All the works are for sale, but there is no obligation to purchase.   
 
 
How do I rent from Art Rental & Sales?
Stop by our Showroom or make an appointment by calling us at 604 662 4746.  
 
 
How long can I rent the art?
The minimum rental period for individuals is 1 month. 
The minimum rental period for a business is 3 months. 
There is no maximum rental period. 

 
Can a business rent art for their waiting room or office? 
Yes. Rental fees for Canadian artwork are a tax-deductable business expense and the purchase of Canadian artwork can be a deductable business asset.

 
I'm staging my home for sale.  Can I rent art for that purpose?
Yes. Art rental is ideal for home staging.  
Bring photographs, floor plans or wall measurements. Our consultants will work with you to choose the right art for your personal or business needs.  

 
What if I want to purchase the art I'm renting?
We'll credit a maximum of 3 of your paid rental fees towards the purchase price. 
 
 
Do you install the artwork?
We work with our industry partners and can arrange delivery and installation on your behalf. 
 
 
Are the art pieces you offer from the Gallery's permanent collection?
No.  All the artworks  in our rental program are consigned by Canadian artists, or by the commercial art galleries that represent them.  A selections committee chooses the artists and invites them to participate.      
See our submissions section for more info.
 
 
Does Art Rental & Sales sell gift certificates?
Yes, we carry Gift Certificates. Call or visit us for details.
 
 
Where can I look at the art?
All the artworks can be viewed on this website.  
Click the Catalogue link above where you can search by artist or view all artwork.