The North American Artist Society has been designed as a foundation on which freelancers can grow - It's a community that fosters the development of new ideas, creativity and personal development. 

It is an environment that is fully equipped to help artists and freelancers turn their talents and ideas into reality.

The member of the North American Artist Society are a family - and in this family, we strive to enhance all lives through fun, inspiration, creativity, and self-expression.

This society was founded by the amazing Norah Lewis who has worked hard to foster an inclusive environment that welcomes all people - including individuals who experience mental health challenges.

We believe all artist can embrace who they are,
can define their future, and can change the world.


Our Mission

We’ve imagined a better future for our society, one of the most diverse places in North America, and we are bringing it to life.

Our mission is to improve the lives of local artists to increase the quality of their lives. 

N.A.A.S is a Vancouver-based nonprofit focused on preparing low-income artists to succeed as independent workers.

Artist on Canvas
Photographing Art

Our Vision

A world in which all freelancers have pathways to opportunity and success.

We Need Your Support Today!