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Art Galleries in Suffolk

South Lookout Aldeburgh


Suffolk is host to a variety of Art Galleries of all shapes and sizes (including the minute South Lookout in Aldeburgh above), with many styles and types of exhibitions happening all the time.

Art Galleries in Suffolk


Long Melford
The Jessica Muir Gallery
The Jessica Muir Gallery is a contemporary art & craft gallery situated in the centre of the village, run by artists Jessica Brown & Jean Muir. The gallery specialises in jewellery, ceramics, glass, textiles and limited edition prints, displayed on two floors within the 15 century grade II listed building. Work exhibited is an eclectic mix from new designers and established artists working in the British Isles, with many originating from East Anglia. A variety of exhibitions run throughout the year.

Art Galleries in Suffolk


Lime Tree Gallery.

Lime Tree Gallery is located in Long Melford, Suffolk. We specialise in contemporary Fine Art and Glass, and hold regular exhibitions throughout the year, each one accompanied by a fully illustrated web catalogue. We have a particular love of contemporary Scottish artists, and we will always have a varied selection of their art on show. Ranging from the traditional to the modern, the figurative to the abstract, each exhibition is complemented by a selection of individual glass pieces, mainly from Britain and the Baltic States. Please also take time to look at 'My Gallery', which offers several benefits to registered users. You can, for instance, create a wish list of your favourite artists, and be the first to receive notification of any new works by them, or you can create your own personal gallery, and store your favourite items from our collection and view them again and again at your convenience.

Imagine Gallery
Imagine Gallery hosts a variety of exhibitions including artworks, ceramics, photography, sculpture, and jewellrey. Artists currently on exhibit include Emma Rodgers, Alison Dix, and Anna Gillespie. Tel 01787 378 786

Hunter Gallery
The Hunter Gallery opened in 2001 and has always prided itself on the high standard of work from a wide variety of artists, sculptors and furniture makers. There is something here to suit all tastes. The gallery is within an imposing Victorian building with large bright and airy rooms which lend a homely ambience to the eclectic range of art. For further details, please call 01787 466117.

Art Galleries in Suffolk


Aldeburgh

Aldeburgh Gallery
Aldeburgh Gallery is a venue for contemporary, applied and visual arts, at the heart of East Anglia's Suffolk Heritage Coast. The gallery can be hired, for exhibitions, throughout the year. New and established artists exhibit, with many returning annually. Other exhibitors include: Arts Organisations, London galleries, and touring shows. Aldeburgh is renowned as a centre of excellence for music and the arts, with festivals throughout the year both at Snape Maltings and in Aldeburgh itself, as well as an annual literary festival, film festival, and a poetry festival. For further details call 01728 454168

Thomson's Gallery
Currently showing a wide range of works by such artists as Simeone Stafford, Alexander R Robb, Laura Smith, and Ian Elliot. Opening Times 10am - 5pm Monday-Saturday, 11am - 4pm Sunday Telephone (0)1728 453743 for information.

Art Galleries in Suffolk



Beccles

Beccles Gallery
Beccles Gallery is one of East Anglia’s finest contemporary art galleries. The stylish, welcoming interior with exposed beams and open fire offers an attractive backdrop to a fine collection of modern contemporary paintings by many of the country’s leading artists, including Sherree Valentine Daines, Duncan Macgregor and Henderson Cisz.

The gallery showcases original paintings and limited edition prints to suit all budgets and a quality bespoke framing service. Gallery Information can be found by calling 01502 714030.

UpStAiRs Gallery
UpStAiRs gallery is the largest commission free gallery in East Anglia, and offers a variety of professional services to all clients, artists and businesses. Located in a bustling market town, close by the river, surrounded by beautiful countryside, the gallery is close to Southwold, Lowestoft, Bungay, Norwich and Great Yarmouth. Tel. 01502 717191

Art Galleries in Suffolk


Blythburgh

Fern Gallery
Oils and pastels by Paul O'Leary. Tel. 01502 478699

Bungay
Cork Brick Gallery
A wide selection of English and Continental furniture is a beautiful gallery setting which has been in operation for the last fifteen years. Call 01986 894873 for more details.

Art Galleries in Suffolk


Bury St Edmunds

Chimney Mill Galleries
Set in the grounds of a former water mill on the river Lark set in the breckland country side.
Chimney Mill Galleries first opened its doors in 1976 to show the work of the Chimney Mill Group, four painters, two of whom (Audrey Blake and Ron Ronaldson) still exhibit with them today.
The gallery expanded whilst always maintaining its policy of only exhibiting work of a high standard and always a wide range of media and subject. Ten years ago it moved to larger premises on the same site where we now show work by more than 40 painters, potters and sculptors, with prices to suit all pockets. Call 01284 728234 for details.

Smiths Row
Smiths Row is situated in the historic Market Cross, a fine Grade I listed building restored in the Georgian period, with foundations dating back to 1583. It was renovated by the celebrated architect Robert Adam in the late 18th century, providing a remodelled theatre for the townspeople to enjoy . Indeed, performances of one sort or another have been taking place here ever since, not least when the Market Cross became home to the Art Gallery in 1972 and retaining its high ceilings, Georgian façade and elegant arched windows. It is lit by a pair of magnificent Venetian crystal chandeliers.
 
This is the place to see great new work and fresh ideas by artists and designers from Britain and abroad, to share ideas, extend your art collection and to take part in a wide range of workshops and social events. Tel 01284 762081

Wildwood Gallery
Wildwood Gallery is a contemporary art gallery in the heart of historic Bury St Edmunds in Suffolk specializing in works on paper. They offer a quality bespoke picture framing service offering a wide range of mouldings and hand finishes at competitive prices.  They strive to provide a warm, welcoming, approachable and helpful service.  Tel 01284 752938.

Art Galleries in Suffolk


Dedham
Gallery Violet
Gallery Violet


Gallery Violet is an Art Consultancy and Pop-Up Gallery. We specialise in identifying and supporting both established and emerging contemporary British
artists producing exciting original Fine Art.

We hold Pop-Up Exhibitions at the Assembly Rooms, Dedham, on the Essex/Suffolk border, we manage commissions, and we advise and work with clients to build and refine their art collections.

We are currently working with the Dedham Vale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty to commission artists to create paintings, sculpture and photography inspired by the Dedham Vale.

Please check Art Exhibitions Suffolk for details of all current exhibitions.

Eye

Beyond the Image
The Beyond The Image Gallery is a project being undertaken by nine like-minded photographers, wishing to exhibit their own work and at the same time be able to give something to the community. The gallery is spacious and light and has a sunny courtyard to relax in.
Opening times are Mar-Oct 11.00am - 4pm Friday – Sunday, Nov-Feb 11.00am - 3pm Saturday & Sunday
Tel. 01379 678230

Art Galleries in Suffolk


Felixstowe

Reunion Gallery
Reunion Gallery is situated in the heart of Felixstowe’s Artist Quarter, at 36 Gainsborough Road. It has been open since May 2002 and provides a light and airy location to view an ever changing selection of artworks. 
The Reunion Gallery objective is to provide a locally recognised permanent site where quality artworks from local and regional artists can be professionally presented for public viewing and sale.

The Gallery is open from Tuesday to Saturday from 10am to 5pm.

Halesworth

Lesley Pyke Limited


Lesley Pyke Limited
Lesley Pyke has been professionally engraving glass & crystal since 1984 and her work can be viewed and puchased from her gallery. Lesley offers bespoke commissions and engraving for all occasions.

New Cuts Arts Centre
The CUT offers Halesworth and the surrounding countryside arts, music, theatre, dance, comedy, cinema, workshops and Art Exhibitions. Tel 01986 873285 for details of current exhibitions.

Ipswich

eyestorm
eyestorm offers a wide selection of great contemporary artwork. Their pieces and artists are carefully chosen, and they have a genuine passion for their works and can vouch for authenticity and quality. Tel 01473 222197

The John Russell Contemporary Art Gallery
The John Russell Gallery has over forty years of expertise, specialising in the works of contemporary East Anglian painters and sculptors. The Gallery offers monthly changing exhibitions and a wide selection of original prints, paintings and sculpture by established artists and up and coming talents. Call 01473 212051 for more details.

Art Galleries in Suffolk


Lavenham

Crooked House
The Crooked House Gallery is in the heart of Lavenham - a Suffolk village famous for its preserved medieval timbered buildings built by wealthy cloth merchants in the 15th century. The Crooked House was built around 1425 as part of a medieval hall house. Tel 01787 247865

Angel Gallery
A 15th Century Grade II historic wool merchant's residence now converted into a full time gallery. The Gallery houses exhibitions by local and national artists. Call 01787 248 417 for details.

Wildlife Art Gallery
The Gallery was opened in 1988 to specialise in 20th Century and contemporary wildlife art. Over the years Wildlife Art Gallery has held retrospective exhibitions by artists such as Peter Scott, Eric Ennion, Donald Watson and R.B.Talbot Kelly and have had exhibitions by many of the best artists working both here and in Europe.
It also has a strong representation of paintings depicting the countryside, its landscape and work. Epitomising these have been the exhibitions of the artists George Soper and Harry Becker. Tel 01787 248 562.

Lavenham Contemporary
Exhibitions by Paul Evans. Tel 01787 249451

Art Galleries in Suffolk


Lowestoft

Ferini Art Gallery
Ferini Art Gallery was developed and opened in 1996 on the sight of an old net store, which had been converted into a hardware store The Ferini building incorporates a gallery, photographic studio and video production and editing facilities. The Ferini building has been deemed one of the most attractive in Lowestoft and many visitors to the gallery describe it as one of the most peaceful and beautiful in East Anglia. Call 1502 562222 for exhibition details.

Southwold

Serena Hall Gallery
The Serena Hall Gallery shows modern and contemporary British art by established artists and young professional artists. Their collection of fine art includes, paintings, sculpture, screen prints as well as the best in contemporary applied art: ceramics, glass, wood, metal, jewellery and textiles. Tel 01502 723887.

Southwold Gallery
Southwold Gallery exhibits work by 38 of this regions most respected artists; including Karen S J Keable, Mary Gundry, George Gill, Anthony Osler, Mandy Walden, Rosemary Cook,
Matthew Garrard & Debbie Faulkner-Stevens . Tel 01502 723888

Buckenham Galleries
Originally a wooden framed Tudor Building, Buckenham Galleries has the impressive façade of a Georgian Town House. Buckenham Galleries holds 8 major exhibitions a year for specially selected artists, alongside on-going exhibitions of work by gallery artists. With a wealth of different styles on offer, there is always something new to see. Call 01502 725418 for further details.

Art Galleries in Suffolk


Sudbury

Bookends of Sudbury Art Gallery
We specialise in offering a platform for new and emerging talent along side established artists.
We exhibit all year round Mon - Sat 9.30am - 5pm and also host special events plus we run affordable classes.

Bookends of Sudbury, 1 & 1a Gaol Lane, Sudbury, Suffolk
Tel: 01787 881232
email: bookends@gmx.com
www.sudburyhiddentalents.co.uk

Yoxford

Pangea Gallery
Located on the High Street of Yoxford, Pangea Gallery exhibits the work of contemporary artists.

For an up-to-date list of all art exhibitions happening across Suffolk please see Art Exhibitions in Suffolk.

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