EQUIPMENT RENTAL

BLACK GRID PANELS

29 black grid panels available to rent*:

  • 2 ft wide x 16 ft tall = 15 available
  • 2 ft wide x 17 ft tall = 16 available

Each black grid panel comes with 1 pair of feet and butterfly clips. Panels of the same size can be connected together to create longer panelled sections. You can use S hooks to hang works on the panels.

WHITE PANELS

10 solid white panels available to rent*:

  • 8 ft wide x 8 ft tall = 10 available

Each white panel folds in half (4 ft wide x 8 ft tall) for easier transport. Each panel opens at the fullest extent to 8 ft wide. You can use a hammer and nails to hang works, as well as sticky tack to display information about the work.

WOODEN EASELS

14 wooden easels available to rent*:

  • 5 ft 1 inch tall; ledge for work sits at 2 ft 5 inches off the ground = 14 available

Each wooden easel is collapsible for easy transport. The legs can be removed at the middle, creating a shorter easel at 2 ft 10 inches.

WHITE PLINTHS

19 solid white plinths available to rent*:

  • 1 ft 1.5 inches wide squared x 2 ft 5.5 inches tall = 1 available
  • 1 ft 2 inches wide squared x 2 ft 1 inch tall = 2 available
  • 1 ft 2 inches wide squared x 2 ft 3 inches tall = 1 available
  • 1 ft 3 inches wide squared x 2 ft tall = 1 available
  • 1 ft 3.5 inches wide squared x 1 ft 4 inches tall = 2 available
  • 1 ft 3.5 inches wide squared x 2 ft tall = 1 available
  • 1 ft 3.5 inches wide squared x 2 ft 8 inches tall = 2 available
  • 1 ft 4 inches wide squared x 2 ft 8 inches tall = 1 available
  • 1 ft 4 inches wide squared x 3 ft 4 inches tall = 1 available
  • 1 ft 5 inches wide squared x 3 ft tall = 1 available
  • 1 ft 6 inches wide squared x 1 ft tall = 1 available
  • 1 ft 6 inches wide squared x 2 ft 8.5 inches tall = 1 available
  • 1 ft 7 inches wide squared x 2 ft 8 inches tall = 1 available
  • 1 ft 7 inches wide squared x 3 ft 6 inches tall = 1 available
  • 2 ft wide squared x 2 ft 2 inches tall = 2 available

The plinths are painted white, and are touched up after every use. They are wooden, hollow, and light weight. The plinths are sturdy enough to hold larger 3D works. Preference for plinth rentals will go to artists renting our main office, 1800 Store Street @ Herald.

* We cannot guarantee that all equipment will be available at all times, so be sure to contact arts@vicartscouncil.ca with your request early.