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

Annual General Meeting

Wednesday, June 03, 2015

Our Annual General Meeting will take place June 3rd. Time and more details TBA.  
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First Fridays June

Friday, June 05, 2015

June 5th  World Environment Day  Celebrating the beauty of our world and the gifts of summer
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Tastes of the Palette Art Auction 2015

Saturday, June 27, 2015

More information and catalogue to be added soon...
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Penticton en Plein Air

Saturday, September 12, 2015

    Welcome to the 2015 Penticton en Plein Air information page! We hope you can make it to this fantastic event in Penticton, BC! September 12th-13th, 2015 All paintings will be on display at the gallery until September 20th. Be sure to ...
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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 Auction Preview

May 14th to Saturday June 27th, 2015

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2015 Meadowlark Festival Feature Artist: Bethany Handfield

May 14th to Sunday June 14th, 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