For 30 years, the gallery has exhibited contemporary tribal art from Papua New Guinea and later, graphic works by Aboriginal Australian artists and premium-quality work by established and emerging First Nation's artists of Canada's Northwest Coast. In the South Pacific, the work of master carvers still living a village lifestyle is selected on-site by gallery staff. Mon to Sat 10 am 6 pm, Sun noon - 5 pm.
621 Fort St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1G1
Mon to Sat 10 am 6 pm, Sun noon - 5 pm
Mentions in Galleries West
Rande Cook’s summer exhibition, eight carved panels, is inspired by a previous exhibition of his paintings called "Innovative Visions of the Formline."
Apr 30, 2011
HAILANS TO AILANS "Contemporary Art of Papua New Guinea," November 5 to 26, 2009, Alcheringa Gallery, Victoria
Hailans to Ailans, the Melanesian pidgin title for “From the Highlands to the Islands,” honours a broad regional spectrum of traditional and non-traditional art practices.
Aug 31, 2009
With a simplicity of design that combines traditional forms with modern lines, it’s no surprise that painter, printmaker, and carver Maynard Johnny, Jr. has a sideline in creating logos for First Nations organizations.
Dec 31, 2007
Born in Duncan in 1973, lessLIE has a bachelor’s degree in First Nations Studies from Malaspina University-College. and is currently working toward a master’s degree in Interdisciplinary Studies at the University of Victoria.
Apr 30, 2006