Steamrolled: How Steam Colonized the West

March 21st to May 10th, 2015

The Okanagan Steamfest is a project being spearheaded by the Penticton Museum in recognition of the 100th anniversary of the arrival of the Kettle Valley Railway and the launching of the steam-driven paddle wheeler, the SS Sicamous. In providing background ...

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Upcoming Events

Topics & Tea ~ April

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Wednesday, April 29th, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Dianne Bersea ~ Creativity, the Magic in Our Genes: A personal perspective Creativity is a radical practice.  It touches on and utilizes our most free self.  What other human behavior so clearly encourages ...
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Film: Wild Tales

Thursday, April 30, 2015

 April  30, 2015       1 p.m. ~ 4 p.m. ~ 7 p.m.      Wild Tales (Argentina/Spain) ~  subtitles Director: Damián Szifrón Cast: Ricardo Darín, Oscar Martinez, Érica ...
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First Fridays May

Friday, May 01, 2015

May 1st    Dedicated to the Merry Mad Month of May.  Macto Esto! Let us make our creativity grow.
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PAG's First Ever Second Hand Art Sale

Saturday, May 02, 2015

Penticton Art Gallery’s First Ever Second Hand Art Sale The Penticton Art Gallery invites the public to drag out all those old works of art from under their beds, back of the closet, behind the door, out in the garage, up in the attic, down in the ...
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What's On at the Gallery

Elementary BASIC: A Steampunk Primer

March 21st to Sunday May 10th, 2015


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2015 Meadowlark Festival Feature Artist: Bethany Handfield

May 14th to Sunday June 21st, 2015

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Regional High School Exhibition

May 14th to Thursday 21st, 2015

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Arts Letter Online

Previous issues available under Resources tab

Need a Space to Paint?

Brushstrokes, a group of Okanagan artists, has been painting at the Penticton Art Gallery for over 15 years. Meet in the Tea Room every Thursday morning - September to June - from 9:30 to 12 noon. We offer each other motivation, companionship, and critiques if asked for. The gallery is bright, cheerful, inspiring and the staff are great plus there is the opportunity to view all the new exciting exhibitions. We are looking for new members and membership is only $3.00/per week.

For more info please call the gallery @ (250) 493-2928


2015 Auction Preview

Seeking Donations for Annual Art Auction

Seeking Donations for the Penticton Art Gallery’s 38th Annual Fundraising Auction Saturday June 27th, 2015

The Penticton Art Gallery is seeking amazing, unique, fun & exciting items for our 38th annual fundraising auction on Saturday June 27th. We can pick up donations and provide a tax receipt in exchange for your generosity.

Items of interest include: paintings, prints, vintage books, photographs, photo albums, clothing, drawings, sculpture, ephemera, objects d’ art , clocks, cars, models, instruments, mid - century modern teak furniture, couches, dining room sets, unique chairs, lighting, pottery, artwork, ceramics, kitsch, fabrics, metalwork, jewelry, decor, luggage, etc.
Donor forms are available online or at the gallery.
Please contact: Paul Crawford: (250) 493-2928