Vision | Mission | Mandate

Vision

The Kootenay Gallery of Art creates a welcoming and engaging environment where
people are motivated to transform their understanding of the world by connecting with
the visual arts.

Mission

The Kootenay Gallery of Art is a principal gallery for the visual arts within the West Kootenay region of British Columbia. The Gallery is committed to include, through exhibitions and programming a diversity of artists and art forms that enrich, challenge
and educate the audience.

Mandate

The Kootenay Gallery of Art, History and Science, hereafter referred to as the Kootenay Gallery of Art, is a not-for-profit public art gallery and a registered charitable organization. The Gallery is dedicated to presenting contemporary art exhibitions, providing art education programs and experiences for people of all ages. The Kootenay Gallery of Art does not seek to acquire a permanent art collection.