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Kootenay News Opening Reception

In the late 19th and early 20th century, a thriving community and an active press went hand-in-hand. Multiple papers were a sign of prosperity. If the lone newspaper went broke, it did not bode well for the town’s future. This exhibit will present the story of...

The Unknown Remains Opening Reception

Gu Xiong’s practice centers on the creation of a hybrid identity arising from the integration of different cultural origins and migrations. His work encompasses sociology, literature, geography, economics and politics, as well as the dynamics of globalization, through...

ArtWalk 2nd Opening

Explore the participatory art spaces all around town including in the alley next to Touchstones. Look for details on other spaces on the ArtWalk brochure.


Stop by the Touchstones booth where you can help paint a community art project that will be on display at the museum for the next year. Find out about the current and future shows in the gallery spaces, all of the fun programming that happens at the museum and...

Off-Ward Music Series

The Off-Ward Performance Series continues in July, bringing music to the streets. Wander by our Ward Street staircase and listen to music by Aurelien Sudan on violin with ‘Music From Around the World’