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.
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