Leighton Philosophy

Our Values

Respecting A.C. and Barbara Leighton’s legacy, we value creativity, relationships, learning and the aesthetic experience. 

Our Vision

Enriching lives and connections to each other, the Leighton Art Centre connects you to art, history, and landscape.

Our Mission

As a vibrant and open space for creativity, the Leighton Art Centre inspires us to explore, appreciate, and create.

[Creativity] – We grow artists.

[Explore, Appreciate] – We provide opportunities for visitors to explore the unexpected and gain new perspectives.

[Sustainability] – We act mindfully in all areas impacting the LAC’s long-term viability through holistic practice, meaningful community connections and enduring relationships.