The Varley Art Gallery of Markham

The Varley Art Gallery of Markham
216 Main Street (in historic Unionville), Markham ON L3R 2H1
hours: Tues, Wed, Fri & Sun 11-4; Thur 11-8; Sat 10-5. (Please note: All exhibition spaces will be closed Jan 7-11, 2019 for the installation of our winter exhibition. The Collections Gallery will remain closed until Jan 18, 2019. Our Gift Shop is open during regular hours). Closed Dec 25, 26, Jan 1 and Good Friday.
admission: FREE.
T: 905 477 7000 x3261
[email protected]


TAG: Canadian, Contemporary, Drawings / Ink / Pastels, Historical, Mixed Media / Collage, Modern, Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG), Ontario Museum Association (OMA), Paintings (oil, acrylic, encaustic, egg tempera, w/c, pastel), Photography / Lens-based, Printmaking (woodcut, engraving, etching, lithography, screenprint, monoprint, etc.), Public Galleries / Museums, Sculpture / Assemblage / Installation Art, York


Sep 15, 2018 - Jan 6, 2019 | Fall exhibitions opening reception Sun 30 Sep, 2-4pm:

WitnessCanadian Art of the First World War examines how Canadians depicted their First World War experiences in art, both at ho ... more

Sep 15, 2018 - Jan 6, 2019 | Fall exhibitions opening reception Sun 30 Sep, 2-4pm:

Inscapes. Curated by Anik Glaude. Featuring works from the Varley Art Gallery of Markham's permanent collection, Inscapes explores ... more


Jan 12-Feb 1, 2019 | exhibition opening + panel discussion Sat 12 Jan, 1-3pm:

NEXT | WAVE. Launching this winter, the Varley Art Gallery of Markham partners with the Visual Arts Department of York University to present an annual exhibition of works by second year MFA and PHD students. This group exhibition allows ... more


Wed 19 Dec 2018, 12:30-1:30pm:

Lunch and Learn. Every 3rd Wednesday of the month, the Gallery presents Lunch and Learn. Dec 19: Luke Parnell. These informal artist talks provide our community members with the opportunity to learn about current and futur ... more

Sat 12 Jan 2019, 1-3pm:

NEXT | WAVE (York University exhibition) opening + panel discussion. How can art be used as a vehicle for change and understanding? Join in a lively discussion that brings together York University graduate students ... more