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Spirit Wrestler Gallery

Closed Now: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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a gem: small but brilliant

There are larger, flashier galleries with much more extensive inventory but the three gentlemen who... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
Tucson, Arizona
FINS & FEATHERS : From Sea to Sky

Such a thrill to return to the Spirit Wrestler Gallery, at the new location,101-1669 W.3rd... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2018
Lenora H
Vancouver, Canada
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A leading contemporary fine art gallery representing master Inuit, Northwest Coast and Māori artists. The gallery focuses on exhibitions that showcase contemporary directions in aboriginal art, including cross-cultural communication, the use of new...more
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47 Water St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1A1, Canada
+1 604-669-8813
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Reviewed 19 September 2018

There are larger, flashier galleries with much more extensive inventory but the three gentlemen who run this gallery are unmatched for their expertise and impact over the decades on NWC art and Maori art, being the first in North America to do a show exclusively...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

Such a thrill to return to the Spirit Wrestler Gallery, at the new location,101-1669 W.3rd Ave.,Vancouver,BC (604-669-8813) & see NZ Maori artist Rex Homan's 3rd solo-show, "Fins & Feathers" April28-May19, 2018, honouring creatures of the sea & the air. This time the 25 beautiful sculptures...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Lenora H
Reviewed 29 April 2018

This gallery is on Water Street in downtown Vancouver. It is a small gallery dedicated to aboriginal art of BC and Canada. There is a wide variety of carvings an jewelery. Its a great place to visit for a short visit.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Peter J
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Recently, I visited the Spirit Wrestler Gallery with my husband to see the Glass & Jade exhibit. I was totally impressed so went a second time with some friends. I think I was more impressed the second time.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Betty M
Reviewed 22 September 2017

3 of us went on Tuesday. It was well worth the visit for anyone who appreciates art. Items are not cheap, but good art is not cheap - it's an investment.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jennyfromtheblock50
Reviewed 11 September 2017

The Spirit Wrestler Gallery has moved to #101-1669 West 3rd Ave Vancouver, BC Canada V6J 1K1 Tel: 604-669-8813 Don't miss this wonderful collaboration of 2 fine artists, Lewis Gardiner, a NZ Maori, who specializes in jade (pounamu) & Preston Singletary, a 1st Nations Tlingit glass...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Lenora H
Reviewed 27 May 2017

I am familiar with Spirit Gallery. I have followed them to a couple of locations and purchased art from them. This gallery is the real deal. Not like some of the "native artworks," places in downtown vancouver where the stuff comes from asian countries or...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank justchillin041
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We have visited the gallery a number of times over the past 20 years and have followed it from location to location because of the work available and the advice given. We would not hesitate to recommend this gallery and ts fine, knowledgable staff to...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Gordon332
Reviewed 26 September 2016

After 30 years in GasTown, Spirit Wrestler is moving but, fortunately for all of us, relocating to W. 3rd near Granville Island. Every time I visit the gallery I see beautiful works of art from some of the world's best aboriginal artists. The staff are...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank SkiNik10
Reviewed 16 September 2016

i do visit the Gallery at least twice a month and every visit is a joy to my hearth, when i do have visitors coming to my place i beg them to visit the Gallery.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank JEAN PAUL B
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