Essex Art Galleries
Art galleries in Basildon, Braintree, Brentwood, Clacton, Harlow, Ilford, Southend
Alan Bedding Photo Art
An online art gallery specialising in landscape and seascapes of East Anglia
Braintree District Museum
Braintree District Museum hold exhibitions showcasing the art and craftwork of local artists, crafters and sculptors. We host the annual Open Art Exhibition which invites artists from across our region to submit their 2D or 3D interpretations of each year's theme, with up to 70 works being selected to go on display.
A small but extensively stocked friendly place to visit and enjoy seeing art, Bradler Galleries are easy to find, accessible by both train and car and have their own car park.
Specialist Area: Modern British, illustrations for children`s publications and English old masters
Contact InformationWeb Site: Brandler Galleries
1 Coptfold Road, Brentwood, Essex, CM14 4BN.
Up to 13 exhibitions a year by national artists. Opening Hours Thursday- Sundays 10.00 am to 5.00 pm
Specialist Area: Paintings, sculpture and drawings
Firstsite is a visual arts organisation based in Colchester, Essex. The intergrated programme of work at Firstsite includes projects, exhibitions and publications by established and emerging artists, as well as extensive learning opportunities and artists` support initiatives.
Focal Point Gallery
Opening times Monday – Friday 9am – 7pm Saturday – 9am – 5pm Closed Sundays, Bank Holidays and between exhibitions for installation
Specialist Area: Photography and media arts
Fry Art Gallery
Our Opening Hours are: Easter Sunday to last Sunday in October 2.00pm - 5.00pm Tuesday 2.00pm - 5.00pm Friday 11.00am - 1.00pm Saturday 2.00pm - 5.00pm Saturday 2.15pm - 5.00pm Sunday Also Open 2.15pm to 5pm on Bank Holidays
Specialist Area: Works of the artistic community which flourished in and around the village of Great Bardfield before and after the Second World War.
Contact InformationWeb Site: Fry Art Gallery
Castle Street, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB10 1BD.
The Art of Craft exhibition at the Gatehouse Arts Westgate Gallery is an exhibition that celebrates contemporary craft. The exhibition will showcase the work of selected artists/ craftsmen who push the boundaries between fine art and craft. It also aims to educate about the diversity of craft through a series of talks, demonstrations and films that explore various disciplines and the processes and skills involved in them. The show will highlight exceptional artworks crafted in glass, ceramic, thread, wire, and wood. Exhibiting artists include Max Jacquard (Glass), Lindsay Taylor (Three dimensional Embroidery), Helaina Sharpley (Wire work), Alex Hamill (Kinetic sculptures made from wood), Ayse Simsek (Woven sculptures) and Amanda Westbury (Ceramics). Each of the artists/ craftsmen approaches the making process in a different way, leading to an exciting and eclectic mix of contemporary artworks made from traditional craft materials. Talks and demonstrations will take place throughout the exhibition. The times and dates are as follows: 29th March 1-2.30pm – A talk by Lindsay Taylor 5th April 12-4pm – A demonstration of contemporary basket weaving by Joanne Dennis 12th April 1-4pm – Talks by Max Jacquard and Alex Hamill Please Book a Place
Head Street Gallery
Relaxed, affordable and accessible, with friendly staff, Head Street Gallery offers a wide range of fine art and hand crafted gifts to suit all tastes and budgets
Specialist Area: Fine art and hand crafted gifts
Martin Goode Watercolours
Images of Britain - Fine art prints depicting local views of Britain`s best loved cities, towns, villages and famous landmarks. Limited edition prints of traditional British landscapes reproduced from Martin Goode`s original watercolor paintings
Sculp Gallery shows sculpture and fine art ceramics by leading and up-coming artists working in the UK. The principal and resident artist is Maurice Blik. The gallery has a programme of annual exhibitions promoting a diverse range of work via group and solo shows. Visit the Sculpt Gallery website to see the current programme of exhibitions.
Fine artist in oils, collage and textiles
The Gallery, Ground Floor, Barking Learning Centre, is the first Art Gallery in Barking and Dagenham to open and establish itself within the community. The space is programmed by the Council's Arts Service and is busy all year round. If you would like to exhibit your art work then please contact the Art`s service. The Gallery offers first time artists a platform to exhibit their work as part of a group exhibition. This experience can help to build confidence and act as a pathway for the emerging participants to work towards a solo exhibition at the Gallery. Feel free to come into the Gallery and view the art work on display at any point during opening hours.
The Picture Frame Gallery
We specialise in bespoke picture framing and fine art. Our workshop is on-site and our experienced team are on hand to offer advice and guidance when choosing your frame and mount card. We offer a unique selection of frames as we acquire most of our mouldings from Spain and Italy. We are confident that you can find the right frame from our wide selection for your specific piece. As part of our standard practice, all of our mounts and framing material are acid free to preserve the integrity of your piece. Additionally, we also offer conservation framing to preserve valuable or cherished works. Our gallery shows a mixed selection of contemporary original works by artist such as Domingo, Paul Finn and Roman Frances.
The Prints Gallery
The Prints Gallery is an online gallery selling a range of art in an affordable format and in a way that supports independent artists. We have a growing range of art for sale and welcome submissions from artists.
The Saffron Walden Gallery
The Saffron Walden Gallery is a light, airy, tranquil space displaying work by an eclectic mix of contemporary artists, sculptors & ceramicists. A serene environment conducive to the appreciation of fine art.
The Twizzle Gallery
The Twizzle Gallery is an art gallery in Walton on the Naze, Essex. You will find exhibits of paintings, photographs, ceramics, glass, and textiles created by local artists. The work is of the highest quality with our artists having shown their work both nationally and internationally. The gallery is situated at the rear of the chandlery at Titchmarsh marina which itself is set in beautiful natural surroundings. Open every day of the week from 9am until 4pm. Free entry.