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Visual Art Exchange (VAE) is the place for artists to get their start, launch new ideas and advance their careers. It’s also an awesome gallery! Come visit soon.

We are a non-profit creativity incubator and gallery that supports and educates emerging, professional and student artists. Each year VAE exhibits the work of more than 1,300 artists in 60+ exhibitions and hosts more than 70 educational programs. VAE also is the force behind SPARKcon, an interdisciplinary art and design festival in Downtown Raleigh.

Visit the gallery Wednesday – Friday 11am-6pm, Saturday 11am – 4pm or on First Friday from 6-10pm.

HOLIDAY HOURS: December 12/21, 12/22, 12/23 11am – 1pm, CLOSED 12/24 – 1/5. First Friday in January is on 1/8!

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