What we display on our walls says a lot about who we are, what speaks to us, or what inspires us. Our local galleries play a big part in helping us craft the perfect displays in our homes or offices. Looking for ways to refresh the décor in your home? Your local galleries can help you out in a bunch of different ways!
Acquire New Pieces
If you’re eager to fill up wall space immediately, you’ll find that these galleries consistently showcase artists with shows and exhibitions. Collections include works of art in a vast array of styles and media that are sure to speak to you. Stop by and browse prints or originals from local favorite artists and some from outside the area that are ready to be displayed.
Frame or Reframe Existing Art Pieces
If you already have masterpieces that are ready to frame, these galleries can help you build a frame as unique as your artwork. Did you also know that simply changing out the frame can change your perspective on a piece? Maybe it’s time to change out some frames for art you already have hanging for a slightly different style.
Frame the Miscellaneous
What if it’s not really art, but still important to you? Check in and see how the specialists at these galleries can help you frame craft projects you’ve spent countless hours on, completed puzzles you’ve put together with family, or professional achievements or certificates that you’re simply proud of. Anything of value to you deserves a place of honor on the wall for all to see. Frame experts can help you proudly display things that will become conversation pieces for visitors.
Start from Scratch
Feeling creative? Check in to see the different classes these galleries offer. You can try your hand at a new medium or find you have an undiscovered talent by taking a beginner class. Make art. Make friends.
Local galleries offer some of the most unique gifts around. From handmade items to vintage finds, galleries offer something for everyone. Even if you just stop in to wander for a little bit, chances are, you’ll uncover something extraordinary.
The Barnes Foundation
2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
FrameWorks Studio & Gallery
2103 Walnut St.
Paradigm Gallery + Studio
746 S 4th St.
The Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Millennium Art Gallery
1332 Walnut St.
Curious or need more inspiration? Check out the nominees for this year’s Happening List and vote for your favorite art gallery. We could all use reminders of beautiful and meaningful things to adorn the walls of our homes and offices.