Uptown/Garden District Art Galleries
July 25, 2013
New Orleans is renowned for cuisine and amusement, but the city is furthermore famous for the abundance of art galleries in many districts throughout the city. Many New Orleans galleries are artist-owned, and numerous art enthusiasts and connoisseurs would like to take home art work with a unique New Orleans character.
The huge variety of art galleries is what makes New Orleans an exceptional arts destination. Here you can find some galleries in New Orleans’ Uptown/Garden District:
1022 Gallery, 1022 Lowerline Street, New Orleans, LA 70115, 504-301-0679
1022 Gallery includes a unique frame shop with a stylish selection of moldings and mats. They also offer delivery and installation services.
A.L. Lowe Custom Picture Framing, 1126 S. Carrollton Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70118, 504-861-0395
Excellent quality and service. Outstanding selection of frames and choices of museum quality glass.
Anton Haardt Gallery, Inc., 2858 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115, 504-891-9080
Contemporary folk art from the deep south and contemporary art objects. Open Friday & Saturday afternoons or by appointment.
Barrister’s Gallery, Inc., 1724 Oretha C. Haley Boulevard, New Orleans, LA 70113, 504-525-2767
Barrister’s Gallery features ethnographic, and contemporary Louisiana folk and fine artists. The location on St. Claude offers African art and work of artists struggling with mental illness.
Beneito’s Art, 3618 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115, 504-891-9170
Original oil painting by this international master: figurative expression (street scene, women, Blues/Jazz, Flamencos/Tangos). Art classes as well.
Carol Robinson Gallery, 840 Napoleon Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70115, 504-895-6130
Regional and national artists from all over the U.S. with an emphasis on contemporary Southern artists.
Cole Pratt Gallery, 3800 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115, 504-891-6789
This is a contemporary fine art gallery specializing in the works of Southern artists. The gallery’s legacy continues under owner and longtime director Erika Olinger.
Coup d’oeil Art Consortium, 2033 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-722-0876
Amazing contemporary art gallery. Coup d’oeil Art Consortium’s charge is to foster New Orleans as an international hub for emerging trends in contemporary art.
The Darkroom, 1927 Sophie Wright Place, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-522-3211
This center for the Photographic Arts showcases the artwork of New Orleans photographers.
Davis Gallery, 904 Louisiana Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70115, 504-895-5206
Museum quality African Tribal Art. Traditional masks, figures, weapons furniture and textiles from the art producing tribes of West and Central Africa.
Elleone Gallery, 2001 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-592-4550
Good gallery for antiques.
Fine Arts Gallery of New Orleans, 636 Burdette Street, New Orleans, LA 70118, 504-866-4287
The Old Masters through early 20th century European and American Art. 19th century English and Continental Academicians and late 19th and 20th century Impressionists and Post-Impressionists.
Fleur D’Orleans, 3701 A Magazine Street , New Orleans, LA 70115, 504-899-5585
From the fence of Jackson Square to uptown balconies, this rich design heritage is celebrated in silver. Fleur De Lis Jewelry, Fleur D Lys earrings, Fleur De Lys pendants, and much more.
Frenchy Live, 8319 Oak Street, New Orleans, LA 70118, 504-861-7595
Frenchy has captured events both large and small that are uniquely New Orleans. Take a look around his prolific gallery or be lucky enough to catch him in action around town.
Galerie Royale Ltd., 3648 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115, 504-894-1588
Regional New Orleans Artists specializing in contemporary art. Galerie Royale is a must see for all collectors.
Gallery 3954, 3954 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115, 828-273.2935
Collection of Fine Arts, Furniture, and Lighting. Artists and Designers include George Marks, Julie Silvers, Seanie Kohnke, Adele Sypesteyn, Fifi Laughlin, Kathy Slater.
Garden District Gallery, 1332 Washington Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-891-3032
The city’s newest fine art gallery features the work of local, regional & national artists in monthly invitational exhibitions. Offering workshops in painting, drawing & calligraphy.
Guthrie Contemporary Gallery, 3815 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115, 504-897-2688
Contemporary paintings, sculpture and photography by various artists.
Guy Lyman Fine Art, 3645 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115, 504-899-4687
Fine paintings and drawings from the 1800’s to today, offering superb values. Classic or contemporary at affordable prices. Framing as well.
Kevin Gillentine Gallery, 3917 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115, 504-891-0509
frequently new work by Kevin Gillentine and various other artists. Interior design, antique prints and custom framing.
Magazine Antique Mall, 3017 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115, 504-896-9994
Antiques, Clothing and Accessories, Coins, Rare Gold, Jewelry, Memorabilia, and Antique Jewelry.
Melissa Bonin Studio & Gallery, 3714 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115, 337-380-6927
This Fine Art Gallery specializes in original works by the artist.
Neal Auction Company, 4038 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115, 504-899-5329
High energy professional auction company, open to the public.
New Orleans ArtWorks, 727 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-529-7277
The New Orleans GlassWorks & Printmaking Studio has been the largest facility of its kind in the entire South. Free daily breathtaking demonstrations.
Nuance/Louisiana Artisan Gallery, 728 Dublin Street, New Orleans, LA 70118, 504-865-8463
Quality handmade crafts from Louisiana artists. Owned and operated by glass and metal artist Arden Stewart. Blown glass, jewelry, pottery, clothing, folk art, and woodwork.
Objets Trouves, 3956 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115, 504-897-5066
Features a contemporary mix of original art, furniture and artistic home decor items, antique prints. Conservation framing.
Octavia Art Gallery, 4532 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70116, 504-309-4249
Involved with organizations seeking to preserve the art, architecture, and culture of New Orleans. Similarly, showcase work of international emerging and established contemporary artists.
Poet’s Gallery, 3113 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115, 504-899-4100
The latest paintings by local and national artists.
PotsAlot Pottery, 3818 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115, 504-899-1705
PotsAlot showcases their handcrafted pottery pieces that range from functionalware to decorative art pieces.
Private Connection, 3927 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115, 504-899-4944
Specialized in Indonesian art as well as hand crafted gifts, jewelry, unique furniture, architectural pieces and furnishings of both contemporary and antique styles.
Sibley Gallery, 3427 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115, 504-899-8182
This gallery is a main source for fine and contemporary art from New Orleans and the Gulf South.
Sterling Frame Studio, 3440 Magazine Street , New Orleans, LA 70115, 504-324-9409
Antique prints and maps dating to the 1700’s, including birds, botanicals, animals, architecturals, fashion. Unique limited edition prints and affordable modern lithograph prints.
Tara Shaw Ltd., 1240 Camp Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, 504-525-1131
A good address for designers and dealers. Known for incredible antiques.