Victoria BC

Free Public Tour Thursday

Enjoy a complimentary public tour of all the exhibitions available in the Bateman Gallery this Thursday at 2 PM.

January 20, 2023 Media Release: The Bateman Gallery is Moving

After ten years of calling the Steamship Terminal home, the Bateman Gallery is moving. It will temporarily close its gallery doors in mid-February to focus on an opportunity to develop a new space opening later this year. The Foundation has decided a new location is required for the future growth and sustainability of the organization, increased accessibility of its programs, and care for its extensive collections. 

NatureSketch Watercolour Painting Workshop: Snow Rabbit

Join us for a 2-hour intensive watercolour workshop by painting the lunar new year’s featured creature – the rabbit. Build your fundamental skills in watercolour using Robert Bateman’s techniques and philosophies on art and nature.

NatureSketch Victoria: Winter Drawing Course

Learn the fundamentals of wildlife drawing using philosophies and techniques of Robert Bateman. Designed for youth and adults, you’ll learn basics of drawing, nature journalling and gain eco-literacy.