Alcheringa Gallery is one of the leading indigenous art galleries in the world specializing in contemporary art from the Northwest Coast of Canada. Based in downtown Victoria, BC – and grateful to be on the traditional territories of the Lekwungen-speaking peoples – Alcheringa has been proud to represent the leading Read more [...]
British Columbia’s art galleries are waiting for you! Learn about artistic style at local getaways, or explore history at its core at Indigenous sites.
British Columbia’s artists use natural beauty and raw materials to create original art. These works are showcased in art galleries across the province, from small, individually owned spaces, to large city exhibitions.
There are totem poles, sculptures, bold prints, and handmade jewelry that tell the story of BC’s first peoples. Likewise, dramatic paintings, evocative photographs and crafted arts capture the province’s diverse spirit.
Indeed, BC hosts artists of national and international appeal. There is so much to explore! Visit the Vancouver Art Gallery, Alcheringa Gallery, Petley Jones Gallery, Salish Sea Market, and Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art or the newly opened Audain Museum of Art. Art-BC.com is your source for everything art in the province!
At the University of Victoria Legacy Art Galleries, art works to promote dialogue around issues that matter. Our exhibitions and programs activate research and learning through university and community collaborations. The Legacy Art Gallery Downtown is UVic’s primary art gallery space. It is a lively and engaging centre for art Read more [...]
Madrona Gallery is pleased to announce Colours of Summer IX, our yearly group exhibition of selections from our contemporary and historic collection. Included are new works by contemporary artists such as Rick Bond, Meghan Hildebrand, John Lennard, Halin de Repetigny, Nicholas Bott, April Mackey, Itee Pootoogook, Ningiukulu Teevee, and many Read more [...]
A gallery proud to carry on the tradition, begun in the 1860’s in Victoria of the first dealers in classic and contemporary Northwest coast native art. Including traditional potlatch masks, basketry, shamanic devices, button blankets, totem.
The Bateman Foundation, a national public charity, inspires a lasting relationship with nature through the lens of art, and is currently one of the only non-profits in Canada primarily using artwork to promote a connection to nature and the environment. Established in 2012 by world-renowned artist and naturalist Robert Bateman, Read more [...]