The Permanent Collection of nearly 200 works contains one of the world’s finest collections of Northwest Coast First Nations masks; a large collection of works by Emily Carr, as well as art by important post-war modernists such as E.J. Hughes, Gordon Smith and Jack Shadbolt. The Collection also showcases art by contemporary British Columbia artists including Jeff Wall, Dana Claxton, Marianne Nicolson and Rodney Graham. In addition, the museum displays up to three special exhibitions a year. Daily (except Tues) 10 am - 5 pm.
Audain Art Museum
4350 Blackcomb Way, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4
Daily (except Tues) 10 am - 5 pm
Mentions in Galleries West
A pioneer in photographing with colour film, Fred Herzog produced an enduring and nuanced record of cities and the people who inhabit them.
Feb 26, 2017
Montreal businessman and philanthropist Stephen Jarislowsky and his wife Gail through the Jarislowsky Foundation have established a $2 million endowment to support the Chief Curator position at Whistler’s Audain Art Museum.
Jun 23, 2016
A large 112-year-old metal vase, with a special connection to British Columbia, will be on display at the Audain Art Museum for the next three years.
May 17, 2016
Audain Art Museum Announces Temporary Exhibition - Masterworks from the Beaverbrook Art Gallery opening June 18, 2016
This stopover in Whistler is the only one in British Columbia and is described by Executive Director Suzanne Greening as “a unique opportunity to spend time with old friends and make new acquaintances.
Apr 25, 2016
Suzanne Greening is looking at sketches of the Audain Art Museum in Whistler, B.C., which will display art from the collection of millionaire property developer Michael Audain when it opens this year.
Jan 25, 2016
Art is a window into culture and history, and there is no collection that portrays the astonishing breadth of British Columbia’s art from the eighteenth century to the present as superbly as the one at the Audain Art Museum in Whistler.
Jun 8, 2015