Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery

Contact Information
101 Queen Street North, Kitchener, Ontario N2H 6P7
Detailed Information

KWAG is Waterloo Region’s leading public art gallery, connecting people and ideas through art, with a focus on the best of contemporary culture.  For the benefit of current and future generations, the Gallery collects, preserves, researches, interprets, and exhibits the visual arts and offers dynamic public programming relating to the visual arts, all with a view to inspiring creativity and an appreciation of the visual arts in the Region. Established in 1956 and incorporated in 1968, KWAG is a non-profit organization open to the public and administered in the public trust. The Gallery emphasizes contemporary art, often premiering works by Canadian and international artists. Exhibitions frequently draw upon selections from over 4300 works from the Permanent Collection to provide a context and forum for dialogue on current exhibitions and contemporary issues. KWAG plays a vital educational role in the community, offering a full spectrum of artistic experience for adults, children and families alike.

For general information, contact or Visitors Services at 519.579.5860 ext. 100.

Accessibilty Information For Location

Fully accessible, including a Universal Washroom with adult change table. Wheel chair available by calling Visitor Services at 519-579-5860 x100