Current Exhibition

Boldest, Brightest & Best

Boldest, Brightest and Best

Mixed media by the North Shore Artists Guild

June 21 - July 3, 2016

Opening Reception: Tuesday, June 21, 6 - 8 p.m.

Meet the Artists: Saturday, June 25, 2 - 3 p.m.





Arts Connection

Harley CrossJune 29, 10 a.m.: "Saving and Sharing Your Photographs"

Wondering what to do with your print photos? Presenter Harley Cross will share ideas on how to save those precious memories and images of your art that are in print photos. He will also cover how to organize, digitize and preserve your family history.

Harley is the owner of Share My Photographs, a photo organizing  service and high speed scanning business.

Everyone is welcome - artists, art buffs, wannabee artists, and anyone interested in saving their photos.

**Bring 20 print photos of your choice and a memory stick and Harley will scan and save them for you as a complimentary service.**

Cost: $10 drop in (free for 2016 members). No registration required.

Arts Connection, our monthly networking meeting, meets on the last Wednesday of the month from January to October from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Connect with other artists, share ideas and information, receive support and listen to professional speakers on various art topics.


Art Demonstrations

IWS Evite

 Making Paper

Demo and hands-on in the gallery with Lorenzo Santoni, handmade paper master from Fabriano, Italy

Friday, July 8, 2 - 4 p.m.


The Spirit of Watercolour

Painting demonstration in the gallery with Alfonso Tejada, artist & architect

Sunday, July 10, 2 - 5 p.m.

All demos are free - no registration required

presented in conjunction with the 1st Canadian International Watercolour Biennale exhibition


Salsa by the Sea

Salsa by the Sea

Salsa Dancing Lessons!

Do you love the music, rhythms and dance of Latin America?

Thursdays, July 7 - August 25, 2016, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.*

$8 Drop-in

at Ambleside Landing behind the Ferry Building Gallery. 

~ Open to all levels and ages.

~ Lesson included.

~ No partner required.

Please bring your own water bottle and fill it up in the Gallery. Call 604.925.7290 for more info.

Instructor: Doris Maria Lavaggi of Latin Dance for You

*Note: August 4th Salsa by the Sea moved to Saturday, July 30, 7:00 pm at John Lawson Park as part of the Harmony Festival with live music from the Wil Campa Band at 7:30 pm*

FOG logoSalsa by the Sea is sponsored by Friends of the Ferry Building Gallery

Community Sponsor: Travel ConceptsTravel Concepts

Upcoming Exhibition

1st Canadian International Watercolour Biennale

July  5 - 24, 2016

IWS BiennaleOpening Reception: Tuesday, July 5, 6 - 9 p.m.

Watercolour artists from all over the world will be exhibited in three galleries in this juried exhibition.


Other Opening Receptions:   
International Art Gallery, July 9 | 2 p.m.

Cityscape Community Art Space, July 7 | 7–9 p.m.









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Ferry Building Gallery
1414 Argyle Avenue
West Vancouver, BC
Gallery Hours
Tues - Sun: 11AM - 5PM
Closed Mondays
Tel 604-925-7290