Rafting the Thompson River


Art Galleries & Artists

Glass artwork (Danielle Hayes photo)

Glass artwork (Danielle Hayes photo)

There's a growing arts community up and down the Fraser Canyon. Their work can be found at First Nations Arts & Crafts and Suncatcher Gifts in Lytton as well as at a few bona fide galleries.

Boston Bar

The Zoo Art Gallery

A co-operative of local artists from the Boston Bar/North Bend communities, work at the Zoo Art Gallery includes prints, oils and watercolours, quilts, glass, ceramics, textiles and multi-dimensional pieces. The gallery is housed in an unusual white-washed concrete building. Created in the 1960s, it features stained glass windows rescued from demolished buildings; recycled materials and an interesting use of wine bottles embedded in concrete to let in light.

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