Art Galleries

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AAW Gallery of Wood Art

Landmark Center, Suite 222
75 West Fifth Street
651.484.9094
www.galleryofwoodart.org
Sponsored by the American Association of Woodturners, this gallery features contemporary wood work crafted using a wide variety of techniques and artistic approaches.

Artist Mercantile*

24 West Seventh Place
651.222.0053
www.artistmerc.com
This shop features an eclectic mix of art and gifts with a focus on artists from Minnesota. The subjects and media of this gallery’s pieces shift depending upon the artists being featured.

AZ Gallery*

308 Prince Street, No. 130
651.224.3757
www.theazgallery.org
Located across from the Black Dog Coffee and Wine Bar in Lowertown’s Northwestern Warehouse, the AZ gallery is a fine arts co-op. Founded in 1997, the gallery is owned and managed by its members and features jewelry, pottery, glass, textiles, accessories, cards, and artistic gifts made by 20+ local guest artists.

Catherine G. Murphy Gallery

St. Catherine University
2004 Randolph Avenue
651.690.6644
www.stkate.edu/gallery
This gallery offers visual arts that support the mission of the university to highlight global and local issues from womens perspectives.

Concordia Art Center

Concordia University
1301 Marshall Avenue
651.641.8278

www.csp.edu/concordia-art-gallery
The center features two galleries, the Concordia Gallery and H. Williams Teaching Gallery, that showcase local and national artists as well as juried student and senior exhibitions. All Art and Design Department events are free and open to the public.

Electric Machete Studios

777 Smith Avenue
651.493.8861
www.electricmachete.com
This Twin Cities family collective of artists of all disciplines showcases creative narratives out of the Mexican/Chican@ and Latin@ experience with a focus on Indigenous identity and artistic style.

FrameWorks*

2022 Ford Parkway
651.698.3372
www.frameworksmn.com
This gallery and custom framing shop includes an ongoing exhibit of works by local artists, with a new featured artist every six weeks.

Goldstein Museum of Design

University of Minnesota

1985 Buford Avenue
612.624.7801
goldstein.design.umn.edu
Part of the University of Minnesota’s College of Design, the Goldstein gallery “uses the power of design to foster improved quality of life for individuals and communities” and aims to lay out a creative bridge between the college and the broader community.

Gordon Parks Galleryamericangothic

Metropolitan State University
645 East Seventh Street
651.793.1631
www.metrostate.edu/cas/cwa/gallery
The gallery is dedicated to two pursuits: preserving the legacy of the late great African American photographer Gordon Parks and supporting the advance of adult learners through internships, student exhibitions, and related programming. The gallery showcases work from artists of multiple racial and ethnic backgrounds in varying media.

Grand Hand Gallery*

619 Grand Avenue
651.312.1122
www.thegrandhand.com
Along with a satellite location in Yountville, California, called the Grand Hand Gallery Annex, the space is dedicated to contemporary fine American craft in a variety of media with an emphasis on revealing the hidden “hand” behind the pieces.

Grand Hill Gallery and Picture Framing 

333 Grand Avenue
651.227.4783
www.grandhillgallery.com
Open Tuesday through Saturday (or Sunday and Monday by appointment), the gallery and shop is owned by master framer Douglas Nielsen, who utilizes the space to feature local artists.

Hamilton Ink Spot

375 North Wabasha Street
651.274.1994
woodtype.org/visit/hamiltoninkspot
The 2200-square-foot studio offers a co-op space for Twin Cities artists to print and exhibit their work.

Hosko Gallery*

400 North Robert Street, Suite 250
651.222.4767
billhosko.com/the_gallery.html
Architectural art and photography by Bill Hosko features Saint Paul.

James J. Hill House JamesJ

240 Summit Avenue
651.297.2555
www.mnhs.org/places/sites/jjhh
In this mansion of the Gilded Age is a spacious, skylit room considered a model of the modern gallery in 1891 when it was commissioned by railroad tycoon James J. Hill. The home-turned-museum, a National Historic Landmark, testifies to the scale and power of the railroad era.

Johnson Gallery

Bethel University, Clausen Center, Second Floor
3900 Bethel Drive
651.638.6400
www.bethel.edu/galleries
The gallery displays works by students along with local and national artists.

Larson Art Gallery

University of Minnesota, St. Paul Student Center, Lower Level
2017 Buford Avenue
612.625.7281
www.sua.umn.edu/events/arts
The gallery is curated, designed, installed, and promoted by the Visual Arts Committee of the student union’s Program Board.

Law Warschaw Art Gallery

Macalester College, Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center
130 Macalester Street
651.696.6416
www.macalester.edu/gallery
Showcasing contemporary art as well as art on historical and sociological topics, the gallery’s content is chosen with the aim of probing critical questions across identities and experiences.

Lift Kids at Global Village

Produce Exchange Building
153 East Tenth Street
651.298.9200
www.liftkids.org
Lift Kids serves coffee, tea, and social responsibility to increase peace and justice for people of all ages.

Minnesota History Center

345 West Kellogg Boulevard
651.259.3000
www.minnesotahistorycenter.org/exhibits
With activities and exhibits for all ages, the Minnesota Historical Society’s History Center is home to an innovative museum that regularly hosts exhibits spanning across cultures, raising awareness for the the rich and poignant history of Minnesota’s diverse communities. 

Minnesota Museum of American Art Project Space

Historic Hamm Building
332 Robert Street
651.797.2571
www.mmaa.org
The MMAA Project Space hosts exhibitions devoted to American artists and craftspeople of all types and all ages.

Nevermind Gallery

201 Northwest Seventh Street
651.292.1623
www.nevermindgallery.com
This rock ’n’ roll art gallery features art prints, big-name gig posters, and original and unique pieces focused on contemporary design and culture.

Raymond Avenue Gallery*pot1

761 Raymond Avenue
651.644.9200
www.raymondavenuegallery.com
This gallery displays the works of recognized regional artists in media from pottery to fiber.

Smallest Museum in Saint Paul

2399 University Avenue
workhorsecoffee.com 
You can visit the Smallest Museum in Saint Paul 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, as it is a streetscape micro-gallery located in a 2×3-inch cabinet outside the doors of the Workhorse Coffee Bar.

Soeffker Gallery

Hamline University, Drew Fine Arts Center
1536 Hewitt Avenue
651.523.2396
www.hamline.edu/cla/studio-arts/soeffker-gallery/
Hamline’s art gallery houses a permanent collection featuring historically important artists, such as Goya, Picasso, Warhol, and DeKooning, as well as touring exhibitions.

Three Sisters Eclectic Arts*

844 Grand Avenue
651.222.6052
www.threesisterseclecticarts.com
This retail gallery sells clothing, furniture, photography, art, pottery, jewelry, glassware, and more, all by Minnesota artists and artisans.

Twining River Arts

Northern Warehouse
308 Prince Street, Suite 206
651.292.0321
Facebook: Twining River Arts
This Lowertown gallery explores artistic connections to the natural world.

University of St. Thomas Galleries

University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Avenue
651.962.5560
art.stthomas.edu
St. Thomas hosts a comprehensive collection of Asmat art, as well as exhibitions featuring emerging and established artists working in a variety of media.

Western Sculpture Park

387 Marion Street
651.290.0921
www.publicartstpaul.org/western.html
Public Art Saint Paul maintains a large-scale sculpture exhibition in Western Park, in the midst of a densely populated, diverse neighborhood. Check out Western Sculpture Park Festival each September.

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