Why not take the Whistler Art Walking Tour? Get the self-guided brochure on-line atwww.whistlerartscouncil.com or at MY (Millennium) Place.
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, Vancouvers Niina Chebry and North Vans Vicky English. Ph: 604-938-9000.
What: The Gallery at Chateau Whistler
Where:Fairmont Chateau Whistler Resort, Blackcomb Village
Contemporary Canadian paintings, ceramics and bronze and stone sculpture. 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 gallerys 10-year anniversary. 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 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: VISEYE Photo Gallery
Where: BBKs Pub
Currently featuring Fresh , a solo exhibit by Whistler local Dean Cote on the walls of the cozy Blackcomb Village pub next to Chef Bernards Café. www.viseyephotogallery.com.
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 longtime 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 scene cards. 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.
Ornamental ceramics by Borgi Rayen. Studio viewing by appointment only. 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 a lecture series, eagle-themed artwork and musical guests. Saturday, Jan. 10 at 8 p.m., the lecture series hosts renowned realist nature artist and conservationist Robert Bateman speaking on "Eagles and Other Flagships." Admission $15 at the door with proceeds donated to the Brackendale Eagle Tower Monument. The gallery is open seven days a week during the festival. Ph: 604-898-3333.
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 , silk giclee paintings by Squamish local Lorelli McKay. Beginning Jan. 14, 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 watercolour landscapes by Ron Love of West Vancouver and intricate contemporary beadwork by Vancouvers Elfleda Russell. Beginning Jan. 13, an exhibit of feline-themed oil paintings by Vancouvers 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.
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.