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Art Gallery

Featuring traditional & contemporary Chinese watercolor paintings by
May Ip-Lam as well works in other paint media by acclaimed artists such as:

  • Vern Simpson
  • Eleanor Kobley
  • Lois Shannon
  • Francis Baskerville
  • Matthew Hutton

The art gallery not only features original artists works but also provides special order [sometimes while-you-wait] authorized high quality reproductions on a range of media backing, e.g. archival papers, canvas etc. by our own technical print experts.

The gallery is located in the precints of North America's oldest functioning Chinatown in Victoria BC.  which forms part of the historic "Old Town" district.

See our street map of Victoria, click here, showing proximity to the picturesque Innter Harbor, and shops and malls of Government & Douglas Streets.

  • Alcheringa Gallery
    Contemporary Pacific Tribal Art
    "Alcheringa Gallery; exhibitions of fine tribal art by Northwest Coast, Aboriginal Australian, and Papua New Guinea artists" [quote fr. website 041118]

    Alcheringa Gallery
    665 Fort Street
    Victoria, BC, Canada
    TEL: (250) 383-8224

  • Art Gallery of Greater Victoria

    1040 Moss St.
    Victoria, BC
    Telephone: 250.384.4101

  • The Gallery on Herald
    "an intimate and courageous gallery located in the heart of Victoria's Design District, where many of the area artists live and work " [quote fr. web site description 041118]

    545 Herald Street
    Victoria BC  V8W 1S5
    TEL:  250.480.7180

  • Avenue Gallery

    2184 Oak Bay Ave.
    Tel: 250.598.2184

  • Caswell Lawrence Find Art

    1014 Broad St.
    Victoria, BC
    Telephone: 250.388.9500

  • Community Arts Council of Greater Victoria
    "advocacy organization that works to promote awareness of the arts, and to ensure that the arts remain a priority in municipal and provincial government planning and budgets."

    G6 - 1001 Douglas Street
    Victoria, BC
    Tel: 250-381-2787

  • Dales Gallery

    537 Fisgard St. (Chinatown)
    Victoria, BC

  • Fran Willis Gallery

    #200 - 1619 Store St. Victoria, BC
    Telephone: 250.381.3422

  • Maltwood Art Gallery - University of Victoria

    University Centre Building
    Room B-115
    Telephone: 250.721.6562

  • May Ip-Lam Gallery
    Website: Victoria Chinese watercolor artist
    • November 2004 - January 2005 · Chinese brush paintings by May Ip-Lam
    • November 2004 · Oil paintings on canvas by Francis Baskerville
    • December 2004 · photographs by Matthew Hutton
    • January 2005 · digital landscape paintings by James Taggert

    655-A Herald Street
    Victoria, BC
    Telephone:  250.384.1629

Chinese watercolor painting by May Ip-Lam of song-bird asleep on bamboo thicket under full moon CLICK FOR ENLARGEMENT


655A Herald Street  ·  Victoria, BC  Canada  V8W 3R6

Tel: 250-384-1629

Email:May Ip-Lam

For our Chinese visitors information, May speaks fluent Mandarin, Cantonese and English.  Other associates at the gallery speak English / Cantonese-Chinese.

Provenance of above image:  The above is a scan of a "art card" produced by the art gallery. The image is about 70% of the actual greeting-personal note cards that the gallery sells as a special souvenir-greeting-card. The cards are reproductions of original watercolors done by May.

Images & content copyright © 2004 May Ip-Lam

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