Why not take the Whistler Art Walking Tour? Get the self-guided brochure on-line at www.whistlerartscouncil.com or at Millennium Place.
What : The Gallery at MY (Millennium) Place
Beginning Oct. 1, the Art of Tazara , a bright series of paintings featuring the whimsical artwork of five-year-old Tazara Campbell Lopes, on backdrops created by her mother, local artist Cary Campbell Lopes. A kid-friendly reception takes place from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 2, during which other young aspiring artists can add their own special touch to an eight foot long canvas later to be displayed in the new Spring Creek Elementary school. Ph: 604-935-8410.
What : The adele-campbell Fine Art & Design Gallery
Where : Lobby level, Delta Whistler Resort
Local and B.C. artists displayed in a classic gallery setting. www.adele-campbell.com.
What : The Whistler Art Gallery
Where : Lobby level, Delta Whistler Resort
Featuring fine Canadian and international paintings and exquisite sculpture in jade, marble and bronze.
What : The Whistler Inuit Gallery
Where : Westin Resort
A showcase of traditional and contemporary Inuit sculpture and Canadian art.
What : Mountain Craft Gallery
Where : Whistler Village Centre
This bright, inviting gallery features contemporary Canadian painters and blown glass, ceramic, metal and mixed media art by British Columbians.
What : Vincent Massey Pottery Gallery
Where : Alpine Meadows
Vincent is famous for his decorative stoneware. His wife Cheryl makes baskets out of cedar bark, bull kelp and tule. Ph: 604-932-6455.
What : Black Tusk Gallery
Where : Summit Lodge, Village North
Specializing in Northwest Coast art, masks and jewelry by leading traditional artists. Free talks Saturday and Wednesday at 2 p.m.
What : Art Junction@Function
Where : Millar Creek Road, Function Junction
Showcasing works from 13 contemporary B.C. artists, including many Whistler locals in a relaxed and friendly environment.
What : The Plaza Galleries
Where : Town Plaza, Village North
A fine art gallery with paintings and sculptures from more than 50 renowned Canadian and international artists. Stone carvings, masks and jewelry as well.
What : Mountain Moments Photography
Where : Clocktower, Skiers Square
A wide selection of photographs of W-B from Greg Griffith. Brilliant in detail and colour being outputted digitally in archival inks and papers.
What : Cori Ross Originals and Prints
Where : Cross Designs Studio, Whistler Cay
Local artist Cori Ross is recognized for her bold and dynamic use of watercolour. Funky Whistler Village scenes, cards and gifts. Studio viewing by appointment only. Call 604-932-3473.
What : West Coast Gallery
Where : Pan Pacific Lodge
Maya Eventovs original artwork is on display. Also, handcrafted local and native jewelry, silverware and jade.
What : Freestyle Framing & Art Gallery
Where : Tyndall Stone Lodge, Village North
Aboriginal owner and operator, Terry Vincent, has been a part of Whistler since 1965. Her unique artistic spirit is reflected in First Nation artworks, wildlife, and historical fine art prints and originals. Open everyday but Tuesdays, noon-6 p.m.
What : VISEYE Photo Gallery
Where : BBKs Pub
The only gallery showcasing new and unusual photographers every month.
Urban Landscapes is the new exhibit from Pete Brennan, Megan Salcak and Jeff Pearlman. From Italy to the Lions Gate Bridge, nothing is as it seems.
Out of Whistler
What : Foyer Gallery
Where : 37907 Second Avenue, Squamish Public Library
Celebrating local talent with an exhibit by Paula Nishikawara Jamiesons Japanese qyotaku prints and woodwork by Martin Thorne. Ph: 604-892-3110.
What : Brackendale Art Gallery
Where : Six miles north of Squamish
This unique setting incorporates a gallery, theatre, teahouse and chapel. On Government Road, down Depot Road off Highway 99.
What: Newport Gallery
Where: 38055 Cleveland Avenue, Squamish
First Nations art, resident in-house works, plus two visiting guests every month. Beginning Sept. 26, The Spectrum of Time From Cave to Abstract from painter Gunter Wissmeyer. Ph: 604-892-1080, www.newportgallery.net.
What : Nothing Finer
Where : Cleveland Ave., Squamish
Create artful interiors for your home and garden with one of a kind works by local and regional artisans. Functional stoneware, pottery, and sea grass baskets.
What : Molten Metalworks Gallery
Where : 7326 Clover Road, Pemberton
Modern and unique steel furniture and accessories from resident artisan Kyle Bubbs. Pottery, mosaic glass, paintings, carvings and hand crafted silver jewellery from local and BC artists. Open Wed-Sun 10-6 p.m. Ph: 604-894-3651.
What : Our Glass Works
Where : 9143 Pemberton Portage Rd., 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.