HOBBIES & INTERESTS – ART
Galleries & Museums
Victoria Art Gallery,
Bridge Street, Bath, BA2 4AT, 01225 477233
The Victoria Art Gallery is more than just a display space. They offer a broad range of services, both on display and behind the scenes, including stored collections, study facilities, and a lively Friends membership organisation.
Beaux Arts Bath
12-13 York St, Bath, BA1 1NG 01225464850
Beaux Arts is the longest established commercial gallery in Bath and is the sister gallery to Beaux Arts in Cork Street, London. Situated near the abbey in a listed Georgian building, the gallery specialises in the work of major twentieth century painters, sculptors and studio ceramicists.
The White Room
31 Brock Street, Bath, BA1 2LN, 01225 331500
Located between The Circus and The Royal Crescent, The White Room Gallery specialises in limited edition prints by some of the biggest names in art.
Bartlett Street (off George Street) Bath BA1 2EE
Edgar Modern promotes work that is original and engaging. Both established and emerging artists are chosen for their ability to express ideas in either a known language or in an experimental way. A select group of artists are supported by Edgar Modern by the presentation of their work in the UK and overseas.
Museum Of East Asian Art
12 Bennett Street, Bath, BA1 2QJ 01225 464640
Just a few metres off The Circus in central Bath, is one of the most unique art collections in England – The Museum of East Asian Art. Situated in a restored Georgian house, the Museum attracts the interest of students, scholars and tourists, and also has a loyal local following.
This unique museum houses a fine collection of ceramics, jades, bronzes and much more from China, Japan, Korea and Southeast Asia. The Museum of East Asian Art is the only museum in the UK dedicated solely to arts and cultures of East and Southeast Asia.
Bath Fine Art Gallery
35 Gay Street, Bath, BA1 2NT, 01225 461230
Whether you are a first time buyer, a serious collector or just curious, they offer buyers an informed and personal service, underpinned by 30 years’ experience in the world of international art. Their simple aim is to offer beautiful and collectable art, at accessible prices, which will excite, challenge and delight.
The Red Rag Bath Art Gallery
Brock Street, Bath, BA1 2LN, 01225 332223
The Bath art gallery is part of Red Rag a leading UK Modern Art
Rostra & Rooksmoor Galleries, 5 George Street, Bath, BA1 2EJ, 01225 448121, firstname.lastname@example.org
Contemporary, informal and inviting, Rostra & Rooksmoor Galleries have a diverse exhibition schedule showcasing all that is new and exciting in the world of limited edition prints, original paintings, unique ceramics, handmade jewellery and greetings cards.
5 Margaret’s Buildings, Bath, BA1 2LP Tel: 01225 428347
Occupying two spacious floors of gallery space in a splendid Georgian building in Bath, Gallery LeFort is to be found situated in the unique and vibrant pedestrianised street of Margaret’s Buildings, which lies between the world famous Royal Crescent and the Circus; offering over 900 square feet of exhibition space, this charming area has rapidly developed over the last few years into the Art Quarter of Bath.
Art of Bath, Atrium Gallery
The Podium, Bath, BA1 5AL, 01225 443446
The Atrium Gallery, The Podium, Bath, houses an ever growing collection of artworks of many sizes, prices and styles with a wide choice of subject matter, both expected and unusual.
The Holburne Museum, Great Pulteney Street, Bath, BA2 4DB, 01225 388588, email@example.com
With its beautiful cafe and new shop, a new library and exciting interactive displays the renewed Holburne will offer a rich and rewarding range of delights. They have reopened as a confident and adventurous museum and an exhibition venue of national standing, welcoming and inspiring visitors from Bath and beyond.
Shops & Supplies
F.J Harris and Son, 13 Green Street, Bath, BA1 2JZ, 01225 462116
This shop is full of character and houses a comprehensive range of the highest quality art and design materials, as well as a full range of student materials. All their staff are practising artists and are able to advise on all media.
Minerva Art Supplies sell a wide range of artist materials including brushes, oils and easels.
Framecraft Bath Ltd, 2-3 Green Park Station, Bath.BA1 1JB, 01225 447072, Bath@framecraftonline.com
Framecraft Bath Ltd has flourished from its establishment in 1992, as a sole trader, in the converted railway station at Green Park. They are a family run business that prides itself in providing a friendly and reliable service and aims to provide the highest possible degree of customer satisfaction.