Why not take the Whistler Art Walking Tour? Get the self-guided brochure on-line at www.whistlerartscouncil.com or at MY (Millennium) Place.
What : VISEYE Photo Gallery
Where : BBK's Pub
Currently featuring Fresh , a solo exhibit by Dean Cote on the walls of the cozy Blackcomb Village pub next to Chef Bernard's Café. Starting Tuesday, Jan. 27 - Exotic Landscapes : photos by Dave Humphreys, Todd Lawson and Eric Jeanneau. Opening reception 9-11 p.m. with music by Leanne Lamour. www.viseyephotogallery.com.
What : Art Junction@Function
Where : Millar Creek Road, Function Junction
A funky gallery showcasing works from 12 contemporary B.C. artists, with the recent addition of three new exhibitors: ex-Whistlerite Mark Berens, Vancouver's Niina Chebry and North Van's Vicky English. Ph: 604-938-9000.
What : The Gallery at Chateau Whistler
Where: Fairmont Chateau Whistler Resort
Contemporary Canadian paintings, ceramics, designer furniture, and bronze and stone sculpture. Flat-screen TV screens documentaries by and about the featured artists. www.thegallerychateauwhistler.com.
What : The Adele Campbell Fine Art Gallery
Where : Lobby level, Delta Whistler Resort
Top Canadian artists in a classic gallery setting. Running Jan. 31-Feb. 10: Warm Memories of Cold Winters , an exhibit by AC roster artist Rod Charlesworth. Ph: 604-938-0887. www.adele-campbell.com.
What : West Coast Gallery
Where : Pan Pacific Lodge
Tuscan-themed oil and acrylic paintings by Ontario-based Russian émigré Maya Eventov and watercolours by Carol Evans of Saltspring Island. Also handcrafted aboriginal jewelry, silver and jade. Ph: 604-935-0087.
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, plus stone carvings, masks and jewelry.
What : Freestyle Framing & Art Gallery
Where : Tyndall Stone Lodge, Village North
Aboriginal owner/operator Terry Vincent has been a part of the Whistler art community since 1965. First Nations artworks, wildlife prints and historical fine art originals. Open every day except Tuesdays, noon-6 p.m. Locals Arts and Crafts Fair weekends through the winter season. Ph: 604-932-4077 to become an exhibitor.
What : The Whistler Art Gallery
Where : Lobby level, Delta Whistler Resort
Fine Canadian and international paintings and exquisite sculpture in jade, marble and bronze.
What : The Whistler Inuit Gallery
Where : Westin Resort
Traditional and contemporary Inuit sculpture and Canadian art.
What : The Gallery at MY (Millennium) Place
On display through the month of January, a dual exhibit of winter-themed photography & mixed media works by locals Dean Cote and Leanna Rathkelly. Ph: 604-935-8410.
What : Mountain Moments Photography
Where : Clocktower, Skiers Square
A wide selection of photographs of W-B from Greg Griffith. Brilliant in detail and colour outputted digitally in archival inks and papers.
What : Cori Ross Originals and Prints
Where : Cross Designs Studio, Whistler Cay
With her bold and dynamic use of watercolour, artist Cori Ross is famous for her funky Whistler snow scenes. Studio viewing by appointment. Ph: 604-932-3473.
What : Vincent Massey Pottery Gallery
Where : Alpine Meadows
Massey is famous for his decorative stoneware, his wife Cheryl for her cedar bark, bull kelp and tule baskets. Ph: 604-932-6455.
What: Clay Funkionals
Where: Whistler Creekside
Ornamental ceramics by Borgi Rayen. Studio viewing by appointment. Ph: 604-932-2468.
What: Mountain Craft Gallery
Where: Seeking a new location
Formerly located in Whistler Village Centre the gallery is currently seeking a new home and are operating by appointment out of their studio/office. Canadian paintings and blown glass, ceramic and mixed media art. Ph: 604-932-5001.
What : Black Tusk Gallery
Where : Formerly on Main Street, the gallery is currently relocating under new ownership to the lobby level of the Delta Whistler Resort and is slated to reopen in late January.
Out of Whistler
What : Brackendale Art Gallery
Where : Six miles north of Squamish, Government Road, down Depot Road off Highway 99.
A gallery, theatre, cafe and chapel in the heart of Brackendale. Running until Feb. 7, the 18 th annual Brackendale Winter Eagle Festival - includes eagle walking tours, a lecture series, eagle-themed artwork, a photo contest and musical guests. Saturday, Jan. 24 at 8 p.m.: Eagles north and south from whence they came with writer/biologist David Hancock. Admission by donation with proceeds going to the Brackendale Eagle Tower Monument. Sunday, Jan. 25 at 8 p.m.: Canadian folk legend Valdy. Tickets $15. The gallery is open seven days a week during the festival. Ph: 604-898-3333.
What: Newport Gallery
Where: 38055 Cleveland Avenue, Squamish
First Nations art, resident in-house works, plus two visiting guests every month. Currently featuring Going for Gold - sport-themed paintings by acclaimed Olympic artist Ken Wesman. Ph: 604-892-1080, www.newportgallery.net.
What : Foyer Gallery
Where : Squamish Public Library, 37907 Second Avenue.
Currently featuring feline-themed oil paintings by Vancouver's Parvis Djamtorki and a museum-style display of traditional First Nations artwork from the collection of local aficionado Ladakesh. Ph: 604-892-3110.
What : Nothing Finer
Where : Cleveland Ave., Squamish
One of a kind works by local and regional artisans. Stoneware, pottery, and sea grass baskets for home and garden.
What : Molten Metalworks Gallery
Where : 7326 Clover Road, Pemberton
Modern and unique steel furniture and home accessories from resident artisan Kyle Bubbs plus pottery, mosaic glass, paintings, carvings and hand crafted silver jewellery. Open Wed-Sun 10-6 p.m. Ph: 604-894-3651.
What : Our Glass Works
Where : 9143 Pemberton Portage Rd., Birken
Traditional stained glass windows, lamps and glass fusion giftware by Judy and Hugh Bourhis. Open daily by appointment. Ph: 604-452-3273.
What: Gallup Pottery
Where: 7396 Laurel Street, Pemberton
Functional stoneware by longtime local Meg Gallup. Studio viewing by appointment. Ph: 604-894-5035.
What: Karen Love Art
Where: 1422 Collins Road, Pemberton
Paintings, prints and silver jewelry by artist Karen Love. Studio viewing daily by appointment. Ph: 604-894-5558.