We want to acknowledge that we are on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territory of the Squamish Nation, Tsleil-Waututh Nation and Musqueam Nation. We recognize and respect them as nations in this territory, as well as their historic connection to the lands and waters around us since time immemorial.
The West Vancouver Art Museum fosters awareness and understanding of art, architecture, cultural history and design through its collections, publications, and dynamic exhibitions and educational programs. The art museum highlights important creators, innovators and significant events that shape our community, region and country and creates opportunities for audiences of all ages to learn about and be inspired by the world around them.
The West Vancouver Art Museum is operated by the District of West Vancouver through Parks, Culture & Community Services and staffed by:
Staff are assisted by the Art Museum Advisory Committee (AMAC), a group of dedicated volunteers whose role is to support the art museum by advising on all decisions related to its operations, including strategic planning, policy development and delivery of services.
With their wide expertise in the fields of art, architecture, design, curatorship, education, and communications, AMAC members also contribute to the dynamic nature of the art museum by forming new creative partnerships and collaborations, finding new funding opportunities and acting as advocates for arts and culture in West Vancouver and beyond.