What : The adele-campbell Fine Art Gallery
Where : Lobby level of the Delta Whistler Resort
This gallery represents many outstanding British Columbia artists, featuring the most comprehensive collection of Whistler landscapes and soapstone sculpture.
What : The Whistler Art Gallery
Where : Lobby level of the Delta Whistler Resort
Featuring fine Canadian and international paintings and exquisite sculpture in jade, marble and bronze.
What : The Whistler Inuit Gallery
Where : In the Westin Resort
A showcase of traditional and contemporary Inuit sculpture and Canadian art.
What : Mountain Craft Gallery
Where : Village Common, Whistler Village
This gallery features unique contemporary Canadian art. Enjoy new oil paintings by such artists as Downe Burns and Michel Le Roux and glass bead work by Joy Jubenvill.
What : Vincent Massey Pottery Gallery
Where : Alpine Meadows, 4 km north of Whistler Village
Vincent's decorative stoneware is sought out by art collectors, hotels and those wishing to enhance their cuisine. The gallery also features baskets made with cedar bark, bull kelp and tule rush handcrafted by Vincent's wife Cheryl. Call for appointment and directions, 604-932-6455.
What : Black Tusk Gallery
Where : Village North on Main Street, in the Summit Lodge
Black Tusk specializes in Northwest Coast art by leading traditional artists. Featuring original contemporary art in the form of totem poles, masks, rattles, paddles, bowls, jewelry and limited edition silk screen prints. Introductory lecture every Monday at 2 p.m. and Thursday at 6 p.m.
What : Art Junction@Function
Where : Millar Creek Road, Function Junction, 7 km south of Whistler Village
Showcasing works from 13 contemporary B.C. artists. This gallery seems to be ahead of the pack, exhibiting many artists which other prestigious businesses are just starting to take note of. Also one of the best galleries to take in the talents of Whistler artisans.
What : The Plaza Galleries
Where : Village North, next to the Brewhouse Pub
This contemporary fine art gallery specializes in paintings and sculptures from more than 50 renowned Canadian and international artists. Works by such acclaimed artists as Anthony Quinn, Red Skelton, Frederick Hart and more. Also features B.C. stone carvings, masks, totems and jewelry.
What : Northwest Connection Native Art Gallery
Where : Whistler Village, behind La Brasserie
Catch a glimpse into the history of the native peoples of the Northwest with this gallerys collection of art and handmade gold and silver jewelry. Learn more about native culture through books, prints, carvings and masks.
What : Cori Ross Originals and Prints
Where : Cross Designs Studio, Whistler Cay
Come see why local artist Cori Ross is being recognized for her bold and dynamic use of watercolour. Funky Whistler Village scenes, mountain wildflowers and B.C. landscapes. Studio viewing by appointment only. Call 604-932-3473.
What : West Coast Gallery
Where : Pan Pacific Lodge
The latest addition to Whistlers galleries, featuring some of the finest works by contemporary Canadian and international artists. Vibrant colour and eclectic styles. Hand-crafted local and native jewelry, silverware and jade.
What: Freestyle Framing & Art Gallery
Where : Village North on Main Street, in the Tyndall Stone Lodge
Freestyle Gallery's aboriginal owner and operator, Terry Vincent, has been a part of Whistler since 1965. Her unique artistic spirit is reflected in the gallery's collection of First Nation artworks, wildlife, and historical collectible fine art prints and originals. Featured is the exclusive display of the photography by Mike Allen, Black Bear Researcher whom Freestyle has supported since 1994. Open everyday but Tuesdays, noon-6 p.m.
Out of Whistler
What : Brackendale Art Gallery
Where : Six miles north of Squamish, just off Hwy 99
This unique setting incorporates a gallery, theatre, teahouse and chapel. Their Indian Summer exhibit of West Coast Native art continues through October. And dont miss Doing it for a Song on Sunday, Oct. 21. This Brackendale tradition is a festival of songwriters and performers. This year features Norman Foote, Paul Hann, Perry Beckham Trio with Jen Brownlee and many more.
What : Foyer Gallery
Where : Second Avenue, Squamish
The Foyer Gallery, located in the entry foyer of the Squamish Public
Library, presents monthly exhibitions featuring contemporary artists
working in two and three dimensional forms. Beginning Oct. 14, enjoy the pottery of Meg Gallup, the junk art of Lance Iverson and discover the mixed media "Sneerors."
What : Outpost Gallery
Where : Cleveland Ave., Squamish
Canadiana/Native gallery displaying works from many artists, including Tony Onley, Brian Scott, Andrea Padovani, Michael Tickner and Tia Scott. Specializing in masks, jewelry and carvings.
What: Our Glass Works
Where : 9143 Pemberton Portage Road, Birken
Stained glass studio of Judy and Hugh Bourhis features completed windows, lamps and finely crafted giftware. Open daily by appointment. Call 604-452-3273.