Thunder Bay Art Gallery

As a non-profit, public art gallery, the Thunder Bay Art Gallery exhibits, collects and interprets art with a particular focus on the contemporary artwork of Canadian Aboriginal and Northwestern Ontario artists. The Gallery advances the relationship between artists, their art, and the public, nurturing a life-long appreciation of contemporary visual arts among residents of, and visitors to Thunder Bay.

As the sole public art gallery in Northwestern Ontario, the Thunder Bay Art Gallery:

presents exhibitions of artistic and educational value to enhance the visual arts experience of the people of Northwestern Ontario;
supports and effects the development of contemporary Canadian artists with a particular focus on (but not limited to) contemporary Aboriginal artists and artists from Northwestern Ontario;
builds and enlivens a collection of art focused on the work of contemporary Canadian Aboriginal artists and the most innovative work of Northwestern Ontario artists;
programs enhancement and outreach activities in order to build audience, increase reception, and expand understanding of the visual arts.


1080 Keewatin Street
P.O. Box 10193
Thunder Bay, ON, Canada

(807) 577-6427