Levi "Snk'lip" George: Our Nature

September 27th to November 9th, 2014

Exhibition Opening: Saturday September 27th ~ 7:00 - 9:00  p.m. Artist Talk: Saturday September 27th 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Levi “Snk'lip” George created the installation “Our Nature” to challenge the perception of what is considered ...

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Upcoming Events

Topics & Tea

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Wednesday September 24th at 2:00 p.m. Join us for an afternoon of insightful discussion. Levi "Snk'lip" George: Our Nature Come explore the current exhibitions & enjoy a cup of tea and baked goods compliments of The Bench Artisan Food M...
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Film: A Trip to Italy

Thursday, September 25, 2014

September 25th      4 p.m. ~ 7 p.m.  A Trip to Italy (UK/Italy, Unrated) Director: Michael Winterbottom                     Cast: Steve Coogan, ...
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Penticton en Plein Air 2014

Saturday, September 27, 2014

September 27th-28th, 2014 Welcome to the 2014 Penticton en Plein Air information page! We hope you can make it to this fantastic event in Penticton, BC! This is an open call to all artists, from amateur to professional. $20.00 early registraion/$25.00 ...
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ReImagine Art Festival

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Over the course of the summer, youth artists have signed up and have been paired with professional artists to plan and paint an eight foot square mural on one of many panels located outside the Penticton Art Gallery. Mentors and their young partners ...
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What's On at the Gallery

Distance and Displacement: Kalsang Dawa, Laurie Papou, Joseph Sanchez, Jack Wise & Australian Aboriginal Artists

September 27th to Sunday November 9th, 2014

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As Our Garden Grows Watch Us Heal

September 27th to Sunday November 9th, 2014


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Arts Letter Online

Previous issues available under Resources tab

Plein Air Day & Wet Sale

When: Saturday September 27th and Sunday the 28th, 2014

Come down to the gallery and surrounding areas during the weekend of September 27th and 28th.

We have a crew of plein air artists painting the local scenery of Penticton! There are three painting events and all paintings will be up for sale during the course of the weekend!

Join us to celebrate the arts in this community and look at some great plein air paintings of Penticton!

Under $300 Exhibition Submission Deadline

When: Friday October 31st, 2014

The deadline to submit artwork is October 31st, 2014.

A maximum of three (3) works per artist and each work must be priced at $300 or under and must be ready to hang on the wall. One form filled out per artwork. Click here for a PDF version or they are available at the front desk at the gallery.

Conditions of submission:

1) Each picture submitted must be suitably presented and ready for gallery display. Works on paper are to be framed behind glass and oils and acrylics either framed or if on canvas presented with a painted edge.

2) All works must be priced under $300.

3) Sixty five (65%) of the selling price will be paid to the artist at the conclusion of the exhibition period. All cheques for works sold will be processed and issued in January 2015.

4) The Penticton Art Gallery will retain thirty five (35%) of the selling price.

5) All artwork must be delivered to the gallery and be ready for display by Friday October 31, 2014.

6) The Penticton Art Gallery will arrange and pay for the return shipment of any unsold works by the end of January 2015, unless both parties have agreed to alternative arrangements for pickup. Any works to be shipped back to the artist must be delivered packaged for the return shipping.

7) Each artist is limited to a maximum of three (3) pieces. For unusually large or involved works the artist must first consult with the Curator or Art Preparator before work can be accepted.

8) The artist must include the following with each submission: A detailed list of the works submitted (Title, Medium, Selling Price) a current CV and Artist Statement.

9) Each work submitted must be accompanied by this form.