To encourage and provide a unique opportunity for talented Canadian and International photographers to reveal their perspectives of the world within a physical space on Vancouver Island, where they are able to share, showcase, display and market their creative works.

Our Current Exhibits

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Exhibit Information

Gemscapes, by Anthony de Goutière

Gemscapes, by Anthony de Goutière

A selection of imaginative landscape and cityscape images revealed in gemstones, photographed microscopically by the late Anthony de Goutière, will be on exhibit.  Anthony’s stunning photomicrographs have been published in gemmological journals around the world and copies of his 2014 book Wonders...

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Images Captured and Released, by Alan Peter Kohut

Images Captured and Released, by Alan Peter Kohut

A series of colour and black and white images captured by Alan over a number of years in British Columbia and other parts of the world will be on exhibit. Many of the images have been shown previously at the Sidney Fine Art Show and Sooke Fine Arts Show between 2005 and 2019.  His large format...

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Shadows of Doubt by Gary Woods

Shadows of Doubt by Gary Woods

February 24 to April 25, 2020. Gary Woods is an English photographer, filmmaker and artist.

He lives in Lincolnshire, UK.

 His photographs are held in many permanent collections including The Getty Museum, the Kawasaki City Museum and the Biblioteque Nationale de France. In 2000 he was the BBC Artist in Residence and his most recent exhibitions have been at The British Council in Abuja, Nigeria and at Alford Manor House in Lincolnshire, United Kingdom.

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Find us

Located in the centre of beautiful Sidney BC, 20 minutes north of Victoria, the capital city of British Columbia

Meet Our Neighbours

Fine art galleries, bookshops, boutiques, cafes in our vibrant community of 12,000


Conveniently close to ferries to the Gulf Islands, the San Juan Islands, Vancouver BC on the mainland, and our international airport

ABout Our Location

The new photographers GALLERY is located in beautiful Sidney by the Sea within the traditional territory of the WSÁNEĆ People on the southern tip of Vancouver Island. Sidney is less than 15 minutes driving distance from the Victoria International airport, nearby attractions such as the world famous Butchart Gardens, the Shaw Centre for the Salish Sea Aquarium and connecting ferry terminals to the city of Vancouver and ports in Washington State. Victoria, the capital city of British Columbia is situated 20 minutes south of Sidney.

The gallery is situated in the centre of Sidney along the main shopping avenue in proximity to other fine art galleries, restaurants, bookstores and boutiques. Sidney has a population close to 12,000 and is one of the key hubs for artists in the region, having several fine art galleries and hosting the annual Sidney Fine Art Show. It is also a jumping off point to the nearby picturesque Gulf Islands in British Columbia and the nearby San Juan Islands of Washington State, USA.


The gallery is rectangular in shape, approximately 60 feet long by 13.5 feet wide and is divided into three partially separated bays that may be dedicated for exhibiting shows for three individual photographers, each with display space for 20 to 30 large format works.

Are you inspired?

Photographers of any age are invited to submit their original, one-of-a-kind prints for display for 30 days, to be held for sale for up to 60 days. Click here to find our official submission guidelines. 

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