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Welcome to Gallery 223

Art Excellence on Vancouver Island

Gallery 223 carries an extraordinary selection of original paintings, ceramics, glass, wood carvings and stone sculptures in a relaxed and welcoming environment.

Our 10,000 square foot building not only embodies a world-class gallery but also artist’s studios, art education facilities, an art supplies store and custom framing services.

Whether it’s a classic coastal landscape or something funky by innovative and engaging new artists, Gallery 223 offers a fresh approach to enjoying fine art.

We are conveniently located at 223 Commercial Street in downtown Nanaimo, in a restored heritage building – former home of the Nanaimo Free Press newspaper.

Gallery 223 has:

  • World-class art,
  • Extensive art supplies,
  • An art education facility,
  • Custom framing services
  • Artists’ studios

We offer a wide variety of art education, including:

  • Beginner to experienced art classes for adults and children,
  • Workshops with premiere artists,
  • Open studios – visit our artist’s studios and watch the artists at work.