Why not take the Whistler Art Walking Tour? Get the self-guided brochure on-line atwww.whistlerartscouncil.com or at MY (Millennium) Place.
What: Black Tusk Gallery
Where: Summit Lodge, Village North
Specializing in Northwest Coast art, masks and jewelry by leading traditional artists. Free talks Saturdays and Wednesdays at 2 p.m. The gallery is closed throughout the fall season on Mondays and Thursdays. Ph: 604-905-5540.
What: The Gallery at Chateau Whistler
Where:Fairmont Chateau Whistler Resort, Blackcomb Village
A new gallery featuring contemporary Canadian paintings, ceramics and bronze and stone sculpture. Inaugural exhibition A Testament features new ursine-themed canvases by internationally renowned Alberta painter/grizzly bear researcher Maureen Enns. www.thegallerychateauwhistler.com.
What: The Adele Campbell Fine Art Gallery
Where: Lobby level, Delta Whistler Resort
Current Group of Ten exhibition features works by 10 star AC artists in celebration of the classic gallery's 10-year anniversary. Ph: 604-938-0887. www.adele-campbell.com.
What: West Coast Gallery
Where: Pan Pacific Lodge
Currently showcasing a new series of Tuscan-themed oil and acrylic paintings by Ontario-based Russian émigré Maya Eventov and watercolours by Carol Evans of Salt Spring 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 prints and 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
A showcase of traditional and contemporary Inuit sculpture and Canadian art.
What: The Gallery at MY (Millennium) Place
Running through the month of December, Through My Eyes Only by Sea to Sky Corridor painter Gunter Wissmeyer. Ph: 604-935-8410.
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: VISEYE Photo Gallery
Where: BBK's Pub
Currently featuring Fresh , a solo exhibit by Whistler local Dean Cote on the walls of the cozy Blackcomb Village pub next to Chef Bernard's Café. www.viseyephotogallery.com.
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
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. 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.
Ceramic creations by Borgi Rayen. Studio viewing by appointment only. Ph: 604-932-2468.
What:Mountain Craft Gallery
Where:Currently seeking a new location
Formerly located in Whistler Village Centre the gallery is currently seeking a new home. In the meantime they continue to operate by appointment out of their studio/office. Canadian paintings and blown glass, ceramic and mixed media art. Ph: 604-932-5001.
Out of Whistler
Where:38055 Cleveland Avenue, Squamish
First Nations art, resident in-house works, plus two visiting guests every month. Currently featuring Silk Bears from a Church in Squamish , an exhibit of silk giclee paintings by Squamish local Lorelli McKay. Ph: 604-892-1080, www.newportgallery.net.
What: Foyer Gallery
Where: Squamish Public Library, 37907 Second Avenue.
Currently featuring watercolour landscapes by Ron Love of West Vancouver and intricate contemporary beadwork by Vancouver's Elfleda Russell. Ph: 604-892-3110.
What: Brackendale Art Gallery
Where: Six miles north of Squamish, Government Road, down Depot Road off Highway 99. A unique setting, incorporating a gallery, theatre, teahouse and chapel. Jan. 1, the gallery hosts the 5-week 18 th annual Brackendale Winter Eagle Festival & Count. Ph: 604-898-3333.
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.
Where:7396 Laurel Street, Pemberton
Functional stoneware by longtime local Meg Gallup. Studio viewing by appointment only. 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.