Art Galleries in Norfolk
Published date: April 2019
Whether you love traditional pieces, contemporary art, sculpture, photography, ceramics or glassware, there is an excellent choice of art galleries across Norfolk where art, in many forms can be enjoyed and purchased. From original artwork depicting local scenes to abstract work, Norfolk has something to suit every conceivable taste and budget. Explore Norfolk’s intimate galleries and find some hidden gems or visit larger exhibitions showcasing the region’s better-known artists.
The Gallery, Picturecraft
Having been showcasing art since 1972, The Gallery Picturecraft is firmly established as one of the region’s leading art venues. Situated in the beautiful and historic Georgian town of Holt, the gallery has housed exhibitions by the ‘Mini Monet’ Kieron Williamson and showcases other local artists including Ian McManus, John Patchett, Andrew Dibben and Kimberley Walker. Picture framing service also available.
The Gallery, Picturecraft - 23 Lees Yard (off Bull Street), Holt, Norfolk, NR25 6HS
Tel: 01263 711040
Adrian Hill Fine Art
Opening in 2013, Adrian Hill Fine Art exhibit quality and diverse works from private collections and some of the best-known names of modern British painters. Exhibiting original artwork by the likes of Edward Seago, Sir Alfred Munnings, Sir Peter Blake, David Hockney, Ken Howard and L.S. Lowry, this gallery with its light and airy contemporary feel also has a small onsite café.
Adrian Hill Fine Art - Lees Yard (off Bull Street), Holt, Norfolk, NR25 6HS
Tel: 01263 713883
This independent art gallery exhibits a fascinating collection of contemporary and modern British art. Their special exhibitions enjoy a fine reputation that has been built up over nearly 3 decades. Situated in the heart of the Georgian town of Holt, discover their array of paintings, sculpture, modern British art, prints, ceramics, jewellery, glass, metalwork, mixed media, wood and more.
Bircham Gallery - 14 Market Place, Holt, Norfolk, NR25 6BW
Tel: 01263 713312
The Gallery Norfolk
Based in Cromer, The Gallery Norfolk offers a wide range of art in a vibrant setting. Browse their hand-picked paintings, limited edition prints, jewellery, ceramics, sculpture, brass and more – many with an East Anglian connection. Picture framing service also available.
The Gallery Norfolk - 3 Church Street, Cromer, Norfolk, NR27 9ER
Tel: 01263 515745
Located in the centre of Norwich in the beautiful historic Elm Hill and close to Norwich Cathedral, the gallery opened in the 1960’s and originally specialised in the Norwich School of Painters such as Cotman and Crome. Today Mandell’s Gallery showcases a diverse collection of contemporary and traditional fine art with a strong emphasis on East Anglian contemporary artists.
Mandell’s Gallery - Elm Hill, Norwich, Norfolk, NR3 1HN
Tel: 01603 626892
The Dragonfly Gallery
Owned and managed by community charity the Wayland Partnership and run by volunteers, the gallery can be found in Watton High Street. It is the only community owned gallery in the area and supports artists and craftspeople from across east Anglia. Offering a wide range of exhibitions throughout the year, including mixed media collections, solo shows, photography, art textiles, quilts and ceramics, it has an intimate and friendly atmosphere and exceptional lighting.
The Dragonfly Gallery - Wayland House, High Street, Watton, Norfolk, IP25 6AR
Tel: 01953 880205
Situated on the stunning north Norfolk coast in Cley-next-the Sea, Pinkfoot Gallery specialises in modern British nature art ranging from the abstract to the realistic, from oils to encaustic techniques and from prints to porcelain. Discover sculpture, including amazing woodcarvings and bronzes.
Pinkfoot Gallery - High street, Cley-next-the-Sea, Norfolk, NR25 7RB
Tel: 01263 740947
The Westcliffe Gallery in Sheringham first opened in 1978 and offers quality works by artists from the 18th century onwards and also promotes the talents of new painters. There is a good selection of 18th and 19th century furniture and the gallery provide valuations, restoration, framing and traditional gilding services.
Westcliffe Gallery - 2 Augusta Street, Sheringham, Norfolk, NR26 8LA
Tel : 01263 824320
The Fairfax Gallery in Burnham Market has provided a relaxed environment in which to view and purchase a high standard of original contemporary art since 2001. Located on The Green in the picturesque north Norfolk Georgian village of Burnham Market, the Fairfax Gallery exhibits both figurative and abstract work from established, award-winning and emerging talent. From landscapes, figure paintings to the unusual and unexpected, a wide selection of art is showcased here.
Fairfax Gallery - 54 Market Place, Burnham Market, Norfolk, PE31 8HD
Tel: 01328 730001
On The Wall Art Space
This is a fresh and innovative art space, showcasing the works of new and established artists and makers and just a short drive from Burnham Market and the north Norfolk coast.
On The Wall Art Space - Church Street, North Creake, Norfolk, NR21 9AD
Tel: 01328 730203