Whittier Art Gallery
Whittier, California 90602-2508
Built in 1939 as a gallery,the non-profit Whittier Art Gallery is in its 74th year in its landmark building on Painter Avenue in Whittier, California. Wholly owned and operated by its members, the Whittier Art Association, the Gallery receives no funding from the City of Whittier but runs on membership fees, art sales, gallery rentals and charitable donations. Its continuing mission is to create and maintain its community art gallery, offer continuous exhibits of fine arts and crafts, support local artists, offer classes and workshops, and provide other activities to advance the appreciation of fine art in the greater Whittier community.