White Water Gallery is a not-for-profit Artist-Run Centre committed to supporting artistic practices that are innovative and relevant. Understanding the need to advance the public's threshold for viewing contemporary art the gallery encourages outreach programming that promotes accessibility and shared knowledge.


Public Recordings

Performance art collective starts their national tour here in North Bay! Workshop Fri Sept 23, 4-7pm. Performance Sat Sept 24, 6:30pm. Co-hosted with Aanmitaagzi & 100 Thousand Poets for Change

"what we are saying" webpage

Ideal Bounds

Come see what all the buzz is about! Ideal Bounds imagines a hypothetical near-future wherein the world’s bees have perished due to human causes. Solo exhibition by Ruth Marsh. Opening reception: Friday Sept 16, 7-9pm; show runs until Oct 31.

Exhibition webpage

Art Fix

At long last!!! Nipissing region's artists with mental illness & addictions issues are getting together to make social change through the arts. A juried exhibition will be coming soon...

Art Fix Facebook

Mural Arts

Thanks to the City of North Bay's Downtown Beautification initiative, the Black Water Youth Arts Collective will be facilitating the painting of murals downtown! Community participation welcome. Young artists are invited to learn to do graffiti art on Wednesday evenings 6-8pm.

Mural Arts

Slam Poetry

The monthly slam poetry event hosted by the Black Water Arts Collective welcomes all courageous poets and friends, and packs the gallery as a result. Next slam is Tues Sep 27 @ 7pm.

North Bay Slam Poetry FB


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Sponsor Art

New generation artists making things happen in and through WWG!