Described as the largest non-profit photographic gallery in Western Canada, the gallery has offered a variety of contemporary and historical photographic and media exhibitions since 1981. It has a mandate to exhibit and publish photography and media art, emphasizing contemporary Canadian work within a context of historical and international art. Open Wed to Sun noon - 5 pm.
Presentation House Gallery
333 Chesterfield Ave, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7M 3G9
Open Wed to Sun noon - 5 pm
Mentions in Galleries West
The winner of the first-ever Lind Prize for Emerging Artists receives $5000 and will have his work exhibited in the forthcoming Polygon Gallery in 2017.
Apr 2, 2016
Historic photography explores the dramatic changes taking place in British Columbia from 1860 to the early twentieth century, as the colonial territory on the west coast of North America joined Canada and entered an era of rapid transformation.
Mar 21, 2016
Presentation House: "My House", Mike Kelley & Ryan Trecartin use Satire in visceral reflections on contemporary american culture -- to March 3, 2016
In 2012, Tobin Gibson was in Los Angeles attending an art fair as the director of Vancouver’s The Apartment gallery when he chanced upon American art wunderkind Ryan Trecartin.
Jan 16, 2016
Shovels will go in the ground in early 2016 for a new art gallery on Vancouver's waterfront, after a major funding announcement July 31 by federal, provincial and municipal governments.
Jul 31, 2015
On November 25, 2014 Presentation House Gallery announced a lead gift of $4-million for its new building from Polygon Homes Ltd. and the Audain Foundation.
Nov 27, 2014
Acclaimed photography and media arts institution Presentation House Gallery is on its way to building a landmark new facility, after a resounding 6-1 vote in favour of the project by the City of North Vancouver Council.
Jul 1, 2014
ANNA OPPERMANN: "Filiations," ANDREA PINHEIRO: "Bomb Book," MARIANNE WEX: "Let’s Take Back Our Space," Presentation House Gallery, North Vancouver, January 19 – March 24, 2013
Walking through these three distinct exhibitions by Anna Oppermann, Andrea Pinheiro and Marianne Wex, there is a natural inclination to seek and understand how each room and artist correlates with one another.
Feb 24, 2013
The photographs of German artist Annette Kelm are complex meditations on the nature of photography and image making.
Aug 31, 2012
ALTHEA THAUBERGER: "A Memory Lasts Forever," April 30-June 5, 2005, Presentation House Gallery, North Vancouver July 14 - August 21, Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Victoria, BC As part of the nationally touring Sobey Art Award exhibition.
Althea Thauberger began her art practice as a photographer and now produces primarily film and video. Born in 1970 in Saskatoon, she currently lives in Vancouver.
Apr 30, 2005
"Athens on the Fraser" - the Photos of H. G. Cox features photographs in the Pictorialist tradition taken in the Vancouver area and shown around the world in the 1920s and '30s.
Apr 30, 2003