The Art Gallery Osoyoos
The Art Gallery Osoyoos
4.5
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
About
The Art Gallery Osoyoos is situated in one of the most unique and beautiful towns in the Okanagan Valley, and offers original art produced by artists and artisans. The gallery features guest artists, local and non local, through out the year. The Art Gallery Osoyoos was established in the 1990s and is a non-profit organization run by volunteers. The gallery is located at the corner of 89th Street and Main Street, under the blue canopy in the Osoyoos Arts Centre and is governed by the O&D Arts Council.
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Oldiebutgoodie
1 contribution
Jun. 2023 • Solo
What a wonderful show, the artist is using her media to honor farmers with beautiful, happy colors. What a lovely, positive experience.
Written June 6, 2023
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Marjorie T
Osoyoos, Canada8 contributions
Feb. 2023
A fabulous. Small community gallery. This month , February 2023, there is a quilt show by the Osoyoos Quilt Guild. So much beautiful work to see. Very knowledgeable ladies working in the gallery. Always a must to visit when in Osoyoos.
Written February 6, 2023
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winegeek-fl
Kelowna, Canada179 contributions
Nov. 2021
Given its modest size, this gallery has a great variety of exhibits from local artists, ranging from paintings to photography.
Written January 17, 2022
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traveller
3 contributions
Sep. 2019
Lovely art show and friendly, and I like the builing! - art by Nancy Gray at this time, unique pieces!
Written September 27, 2019
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rebecca s
Aylesbury, UK128 contributions
Aug. 2019 • Friends
I visit osoyoos every summer and I always enjoy stopping into the art gallery in osoyoos. There is always a variety of pieces from local artists and I love the okanagan scenes. Such talent!!
Written August 29, 2019
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looseink
Princeton, Canada237 contributions
Apr. 2019 • Couples
If you've looked through any of my reviews on TripAdvisor, you'll see that 99.9% of them are positive and upbeat. So, with that in mind, my wife, Brenda, and I went for a stroll in downtown Osoyoos on a recent Friday afternoon. We stopped at the Okanagan Art Gallery, Jojo's Cafe, Home Hardware, Chantilly Lace and wandered up the block to past the Town Hall to this small Osoyoos Art Gallery. We saw signage throughout our walk on storefront windows that indicated that there was an interesting photography display titled, "Trifocal" that we thought might be cool to check out. It has been years since we've stopping into this art gallery so we knew it was small and didn't expect to see much more than walls of framed photos. We entered and stood in the front office for a few moments while the lady manning the front desk spoke to two other people already there. After waiting a reasonable time and not being greeted or acknowledged, I urged my wife to enter the display room. We looked at the photos, I spent more time in the room and when I decided I had had enough I headed back through the front entrance. The lady at the desk was still chatting up the other two folks. She never said a word to us as we left. The gallery at the other end of the street greeted us the moment we entered and actually chatted us up as if we were locals. A real difference between the two galleries and I suspect both are operated by volunteers. We are not local residents but we are in the Oliver/Osoyoos area weekly. All the lady at the smaller Osoyoos Art Gallery with the blue canopy had to do was just say, "Hello!" If I could rate this with no stars, I would. Sorry. Tourists are coming, hopefully this facility will put on their game face and get back on track. I can't recommend this attraction at all.
Written April 18, 2019
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I'm very sorry to hear about your experience at our Gallery. My apologies for this happening to you. We appreciate this feedback and will ensure this experience is not repeated. It is volunteers who operate our Gallery. There is not ever a good explanation for not welcoming guests to our Gallery. We hope you and your wife Brenda come by again so we can show you this is not the norm. Again, thank you for your review which will help make us better.
Written April 22, 2019
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Marjorie T
Osoyoos, Canada8 contributions
Mar. 2019
Stop in to see the current show by the Federation of Canadian Artists, South Okanagan Similkameen chapter.
The paintings are juried into this show & some of the areas best are being shown here.
No admission charge, friendly volunteers & a nice relaxing visit.
Many of the pieces are for sale.
Cards by local artists are always available.
Pick up a bookmark showing all the shows for 2019 . Sign the visitor log to receive notices by email of upcoming receptions & shows.
Written March 17, 2019
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jetlagclubmember
Osoyoos, Canada309 contributions
Oct. 2018 • Solo
Purchased several pottery pieces and was amazed that everything was dishwasher safe. Truly gifted artists showing a variety of art mediums reflecting the beauty of the Okanagan. The volunteer staff is always interesting to talk to. The artisan who created the pottery I purchased was the volunteer on that day.
Written February 12, 2019
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So glad you had the opportunity to meet the potter who created the pieces you bought. Thank you for the review
Written February 13, 2019
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Deborah Powers
11 contributions
Aug. 2018
I love the artwork that reflects life in this area of Canada. From orchards to wildlife to people. I love the way the artists portray the desert and all it's secrets. Just beautiful!
Written October 19, 2018
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Bob S
Stratford, Canada106 contributions
Sep. 2018 • Couples
Stopped by to see exhibition by Claudia Punter who's art runs the gamut from paintings to sculpture to fabrics. Wonderful works! We purchased a limited edition print to hang in our home reminding us of our trip through the mountains. Met Claudia in downtown gallery prior to visiting here. Lovely lady! So happy to have one of her works1
Written September 18, 2018
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Thank you for your review. We"re so proud to have Claudia's "first solo" show at The Art Gallery Osoyoos. Claudia participates and supports local art in our community and is a testament to art in Osoyoos. Enjoy your art piece.
Written September 20, 2018
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The Art Gallery Osoyoos is open:
  • Tue - Sat 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.