Nanaimo Art Gallery (NAG) is the region's public art gallery, centrally located in the heart of the Arts District in Nanaimo's city centre. The mandate is to enhance the cultural environment of the Nanaimo/Central Island region by encouraging active public involvement with the visual arts. NAG offers art exhibitions of local, national and international significance and maintains a growing collection of historical and contemporary art. Tues to Sat 10 am - 5 pm, and (summer only) Sun noon - 5 pm.
Nanaimo Art Gallery
150 Commercial Street, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G6
Tues to Sat 10 am - 5 pm, and (summer only) Sun noon - 5 pm
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Nanaimo Art Gallery is pleased to announce the appointment of Interim Executive/Artistic Director Jesse Birch. His year-long term will begin on March 1, 2014. Birch steps in for Julie Bevan, who commences parental leave.
Jan 14, 2014
Sara Robichaud looks for a balance between “awkwardness and beauty” when she creates large-scale abstract expressionist paintings.
Aug 31, 2012
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It’s tempting to wonder if B.C. printmaker Doug Biden had subconscious intimations of his illness and early death. A recurring theme in his work is the visceral anatomy of the human body — skeletons, musculature and organ systems.
Dec 31, 2009
A mini-retrospective of George Littlechild’s work over the last ten years, "Red and White Inside Out" is a series of works portraying the personal and social ambiguities in “mixed race” identity.
Apr 30, 2009
In her latest series, "The Dating Portfolio," Vancouver photographer Susan Bozic has shifted from imagery of stuffed birds in blatantly contrived, theatrical settings to a different kind of animal — the amorous human.
Aug 31, 2006