Whether you are an art collector, a possible art buyer or you just like to see great art around the city, here are the top five art galleries in Atlanta that you don’t want to miss.
1 TEW Galleries
For over 25 years, TEW galleries has been one of the leading contemporary art galleries in Atlanta showcasing artists from around the world. Owner TImothy Tew also focuses on the next generation of artists featuring young artists alongside more established ones. My fave part? The jewelry gallery. Showcasing select jewelry designers as well as a very edited selection of estate and heirloom pieces, the jewelry is one-of-a-kind and very tempting.
425 Peachtree Hills Ave #24 Atlanta, GA 30305
2 Kai Lin Art
Swing by this Westside gallery for a look at contemporary works in just about every imaginable medium by up-and-coming artists as well as the more established ones. The opening night parties are always great and always filled with a stylish and fun set of people.
999 Brady Ave, #7 Atlanta, GA 30318
3 Alan Avery Art Company
Alan Avery Art Company is a progressive and trend-setting art gallery with a national reputation and a global clientele. Look for pieces by internationally sought after artists including Kara Walker, Andy Warhol, Chuck Close and Harriet Leibowitz.
315 East Paces Ferry Rd. Atlanta, GA 30305
4 Jackson Fine Art
Jackson Fine Art specializes in 20th Century and Contemporary photography. You know that this gallery is worth the visit when their client list includes The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Art Institute of Chicago and businesses such as Saks Fifth Avenue.
3115 East Shadowlawn Ave Atlanta, GA 30305
5 Hagedorn Foundation Gallery
The not-for-profit gallery offers photography and photography-based art in Atlanta focusing on contemporary practices and social and political issues. Exhibitions are augmented by lectures and talks at the gallery by exhibiting artists.
425 Peachtree Hills Avenue #25 Atlanta, GA 30305