Why not take the Whistler Art Walking Tour? Self-guided brochures available at MY (Millennium) Place or online at www.whistlerartscouncil.com.
What:Expressions Art Studio & Gallery
Where:Tyndall Stone Lodge, Whistler Village Stroll
Studio/gallery showcasing funky ceramics, glass, wood and fibre arts. Regular in-house artist-run demonstrations and workshops, and paint-your-own ceramics. Re-opening party tonight (Friday, June 25, 6-9 p.m.). Ph: 604-932-2822.
What: The Gallery at MY (Millennium) Place
One more week to see Retinal BBQ whacked-out, illustration-style acrylic paintings by Dave "Pepe" Petko and Scott Johnston. Ph: 604-935-8410. www.whistlermilleniumpl.com.
What: Art Junction@Function Gallery & Framing Studio
Where: Millar Creek Road, Function Junction
Funky gallery recently taken over by resident framing master Harvey Lim, showcasing works by 12 contemporary B.C. artists. Ph: 604-938-9000. www.artjunction.ca.
What: VISEYE Photo Gallery
Where: BBKs Pub
Unique gallery making use of the walls of the Blackcomb Benchlands pub next to Chef Bernards Cafe. Current exhibit Cold Passion : photos by David Allarie, Guillaume Otis and Chris Rollett. www.viseyephotogallery.com.
What: West Coast Gallery
Where: Pan Pacific Lodge
Original paintings and bronze sculptures by Hessam Abrishami and others. Ph: 604-935-0087. www.westcoastartgallery.com.
What: The Plaza Galleries
Where: Town Plaza, Village North
Paintings and sculptures from more than 50 renowned Canadian and international artists, plus stone carvings, masks and jewelry.
What: The Gallery at Chateau Whistler
Where:Fairmont Chateau Whistler Resort, Blackcomb Village
Contemporary Canadian paintings, ceramics, glass, bronze and stone sculpture and other authentic handcrafted items. www.thegallerychateauwhistler.com.
What: The Whistler Inuit Gallery
Where: Westin Resort
Traditional and contemporary Inuit sculpture and Canadian art. www.whistlerart.com.
What: The Adele Campbell Fine Art Gallery
Where: Whistler Visitors Centre, Village Stroll
Long-time Whistler gallery features an eclectic group of renowned Canadian artists. New temporary location while the Delta Whistler Resort undergoes renovations. Ph: 604-938-0887. www.adele-campbell.com.
What: Freestyle Framing & Art Gallery
Where: Tyndall Stone Lodge, Village North
First Nations artworks, wildlife prints and historical originals. Aboriginal owner/operator Terry Vincent has been a part of the Whistler art community since 1965. Open every day except Tuesdays, noon-6 p.m. Ph: 604-932-4077.
What: Cori Ross Originals and Prints
Where: Cross Designs Studio, Whistler Cay
Funky Whistler snow and summer scenes by painter Cori Ross. Studio viewing by appointment. Ph: 604-932-3473.
What: Vincent Massey Pottery Gallery
Where: Alpine Meadows
Massey is renowned 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. Ph: 604-932-2468.
What: Mountain Moments Photography
Where: Clocktower, Skiers Square
A showcase of photography by Greg Griffith. Brilliant in detail and colour, outputted digitally in archival inks and papers.
What:Mountain Craft Gallery
Where:Seeking a new location
Canadian paintings and blown glass, ceramic and mixed media art. Studio viewing by appointment. Ph: 604-932-5001.
What: Black Tusk Gallery
Where: Closed for renovations.
Bold works by aboriginal and Northwest Coastal artists. Sample the gallery online at www.blacktusk.ca during the Whistler Village Resorts renovations.
What: The Whistler Art Gallery
Where: Closed for renovations
Sister location The Whistler Inuit Gallery at the Westin Resort is handling things during renovations. www.whistlerart.com.
Out of Whistler
What: Brackendale Art Gallery
Where: Six miles north of Squamish, Government Road, down Depot Road off Highway 99.
A true original in the heart of Brackendale, featuring a gallery, theatre, café and chapel. In the gallery: Indian Summer Pacific West Coast Native silkscreen prints and carvings. Upstairs gallery: Art of the Natural World . In the theatre Saturday, June 26: swingin gypsy jazz with Hot Club of Mars. Open weekends & statutory holidays. Ph: 604-898-3333. www.brackendaleartgallery.com.
Where:38055 Cleveland Avenue, Squamish
First Nations art, resident in-house works, and regular special guest presentations. June 25 July 29 The Squamish Music and Art Exchange Society presents The Road to 2010 landscape paintings of views along Highway 99 by AFCA artist Barrie Chadwick. Exhibit reception tonight (Friday, June 25) at 7 p.m. Ph: 604-892-1080. www.newportgallery.net.
What: Foyer Gallery
Where: Squamish Public Library, 37907 Second Ave.
Currently featuring dye painted textile wall art by Edna Laffey and handcrafted lanterns. 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: Our Glass Works
Where: 9143 Pemberton Portage Rd., Birken
Custom design stained glass by Judy and Hugh Bourhis, celebrating 25 years in the local arts community. Studio showroom viewing open daily by appointment. Ph: 604-452-3273.
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.