The Whatcom Museum often exhibits a rotating art gallery, full of local and traveled pieces. Allied Arts has a permanent location in Downtown Bellingham on Cornwall Avenue that highlights some of the best in local art, as well as a couple of galleries throughout town, including the Hotel Bellwether, Bellewood Acres and Giuseppe’s Italian Restaurant.
At Mindport, choose between the Interactive and Fine Art Galleries. The Fine Art Gallery proudly displays a variety of artwork by local artists, emphasizing creations made from a “labor of love.” Old Fairhaven has its own art gallery selection to peruse as well, including a unique old school pharmacy.
Don’t forget about Western Washington University’s galleries, as well. The university is home to the Western Gallery, one of the most extensive and diverse art galleries in the city.