GPAG Mandate & Means

The Gibsons Public Art Gallery exists to operate for the perpetual benefit to citizens of, and visitors to, British Columbia’s Sunshine Coast by:

  • exhibiting and displaying works of art
  • purchasing, acquiring, or exchanging works of art
  • accepting gifts, bequests, or loans of works of art

To promote public interest in art and its discourses by:

  • presenting public programming such as lectures, screenings, workshops, and seminars
  • providing adult, teen, and children’s art education
  • producing art-related publications

To encourage those engaged in art practices by providing a venue for the:

  • research
  • presentation
  • consideration
  • interpretation
  • dissemination

of art and education/information relating to the arts.

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