Whether you’re interested in collecting art our just enjoy looking at fine art, Houston has many galleries where you can do so. Art galleries in Houston offer a wide variety of art including glass art, painting, sculpture, fine art photography, and works ranging from contemporary art to traditional fine art.
18 Hands Gallery
If you enjoy ceramic art, 18 Hands Gallery is a great place to check out. The founders are all ceramic artists who share the goal of, “bringing together the unique work of many fine clay artists in an accessible and inviting way.” – 18 Hand Gallery Official Website. This gallery is known for featuring the work of fine Houston-area and Texas artists, but now also displays the works of dozens of nationally and internationally known ceramists. For those interested in learning more about ceramic art, there are monthly exhibitions that feature lectures and workshops by ceramic artists. A full list of upcoming exhibits and is available at their website 18 Hands Gallery
Archway Gallery is known in Houston, and across the nation, as being the oldest artist owned and operated galleries. There is always an artist on site to meet with visitors and give a unique and insightful view of their works. You’ll also find that there are a variety of demonstrations and monthly readings for local writers and authors. One of the great exhibits on display during April is “Body Language.” This will feature watercolor paintings by Cookie Wells, along with ceramics and glass works by Andre and Virginia Bally. To learn more about this great gallery please visit their website Archway Gallery.
Barbara Davis Gallery
The Barbara Davis Gallery has prided itself on bringing groundbreaking contemporary art to Houston for the past 30 years. For those who enjoy learning about contemporary art, “The Gallery offers a fresh vision for a broad understanding of, and dialogues about, contemporary visual art.” – Houston Visitors Site. You can find reviews of the gallery’s exhibitions in international publications such as ArtForum, Art in America, Art News, Flash Art International, The Art Economist, The New York Times, and many others. Barbara Davis has a passion for educating her collectors and community about innovative contemporary art. For a list of artists and exhibits please visit their website Barbara Davis Gallery.
The art galleries of Houston offer everything from contemporary art to ceramic art, and everything in between. Art lovers from far and wide travel to Houston year round to view all the great works of art the city as to offer.
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