SUM gallery has now completed a fully detailed Radical Access Mapping Project Accessibility Audit. See our RAMP Accessibility Overview for ratings and general access information. See our COVID-19 Safety Requirements for in-person visits and events.

Other access needs? Questions? Please email

The BC Artscape-Sun Wah building is wheelchair-accessible.

  • Building entrance is street level with no steps, the front doors of the building are automatic.
  • Lobby has a ramp with a handrail, and stairs with a handrail, to reach the elevator.
  • The fourth floor has two non-gendered multiple stalls washrooms, including one universal washroom with grab bars and wheelchair clearance. The washroom entrance is 32 inches wide.
  • Support animals are welcome. BC Artscape is dog-friendly.
  • The front door of our suite is 32 inches wide, swinging inward. The automatic door operator is at 35 inches high.
  • Our events are scent-reduced. Please refrain from wearing cologne, perfume, scented personal care products or essential oils. Visitors who wear scented products will be asked to leave.
  • The gallery space has no windows.
  • The gallery floor is flat, with no internal stairs.
  • Chairs are without arms.

Please let us know if you have any requests or need more information by emailing