We want to make art and strengthen our communities.


The Purple Stapler Arts Society is a community focused arts organization whose mission is to facilitate the work of emerging artists in Vancouver by providing opportunities to further artistic development through education, hands on experience, interdisciplinary exhibitions and networking events. Projects include: The Back Alley Artists Night (Event), Yes, Obviously (Short Film), and The Writers Forum (Workshop Series).



What We Do

Find out about our organization, mission, projects, and talented team members.

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Yes, Obviously Promo Photo

Yes, Obviously

An observational comedy featuring two young women on the brink of a life changing decision. Grad school.

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Our Latest Completed film:

LGBT Youth Voices

A short animated documentary that features six teens from Omaha, Nebraska voicing their thoughts, experiences and questions related to sexual orientation. 


Our arts organization needs your help to fund the production of our next two short films (equipment rentals, costumes, props, set design, food for our crew, etc). We want to keep making art that gets conversations started, will you join us?

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Header Photo Credit: Dave Rom