Art Galleries

From not-for-profit to commercial galleries, there is a visual arts scene in St. John’s ranging from the emerging artists to those of international acclaim. Art is available for purchase at most of the following galleries.

CHRISTINA PARKER GALLERY
The Christina Parker Gallery takes great pride in representing serious Newfoundland artists. Hours: Tuesday - Friday 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.; Saturday 11a.m. - 5 p.m.
Street:
50 Water Street
Telephone #:
(709) 753-0580
Fax #:
(709) 753-6469
E-mail:
EASTERN EDGE GALLERY
Eastern Edge is a non-commercial artist-run centre committed to exhibiting Canadian and International Contemporary art in diverse media, including visual, audio, interactive, performance, film and video, installation, and new technologies. The centre actively supports contemporary exhibitions and activities from feminist perspectives, diversity, exclusivity as well as actively encouraging and supporting dedicated, rigorous activity in the contemporary art community of Newfoundland and Labrador. Hours:  Tuesday – Saturday  12 p.m. - 5 p.m.  
Street:
72 Harbour Drive (at Baird's Cove)
Telephone #:
(709) 739-1882
Fax #:
(709) 739-1866
GERRY SQUIRES GALLERY OF FINE ART
Gerald Squires art gallery features the landscapes, portraits, oils, watercolours, drawings, prints, and sculpture of Gerald Squires as well as original artwork by George Horan, Julia Pickard, Sharon Puddester, and Esther Squires. Hours: Wednesday - Sunday 12 p.m. - 5 p.m. (other times by chance or by appointment)  
Street:
52 Prescott Street
Telephone #:
(709) 579-3814
LEYTON GALLERY OF FINE ART
The Leyton Gallery opened in 2003 and carries some of the most important rising national and international artists living and working in Eastern Canada. The works range from realism to emotionalism to abstract symbolic work. The gallery carries paintings, prints, and sculpture. It has a rent to buy program, offers private consultations, and will ship anywhere. The gallery prides itself on its relaxed atmosphere and welcoming social and informative environment. Hours: Tuesday - Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Saturday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Sunday 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Street:
6 Baird's Cove (off Water St.)
Telephone #:
(709) 722-7177
PETER LEWIS GALLERY
The Peter Lewis Gallery is located in the heart of downtown St. John's in one of the city's beautiful heritage homes. It opened its doors on July 27, 2009. Peter Lewis is a well known runner, local teacher, and artist reflecting a life which is as colourful as his paintings. Come in and experience Peter's original oils and charcoals depicting the landscapes of Newfoundland, Arizona, Ireland, Italy and more. Hours: Tuesday - Sunday 11a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Street:
5 Church Hill
Telephone #:
(709) 722-6009
Fax #:
722-0513
RED OCHRE GALLERY
The Red Ochre Gallery is a fine art gallery offering paintings and sculpture by many professional artists of Newfoundland and Labrador.  The Inuit collection is from sculptors in the Labrador, Dorset and East Baffin Island regions. Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.; Sunday 1 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Street:
96 Duckworth Street
Telephone #:
(709) 726-6422
Fax #:
(709) 726-6422
ST. MICHAEL'S PRINTSHOP
St. Michael's Printshop is an artist-run print studio which provides professional fine art printmaking facilities for established and emerging artists. A lure for printmakers who crave a space in which to create art surrounded by the extraordinary natural landscape of the North Atlantic, the Printshop also attracts visuals artists who wish to explore printmaking as a new medium for the first time through workshops with local and visiting printmakers. Hours: Monday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.;  Closed on Sunday
Street:
72 Harbour Drive, 2nd Floor Baird Building
Telephone #:
(709) 754-2931
Fax #:
(709) 754-4910
The Rooms Provincial Art Gallery
Located at The Rooms.  Immerse yourself in our culture at Newfoundland and Labrador's largest public cultural space. It's the place where it all comes together - our history, heritage and artistic expression.  The Rooms unites the Provincial Archives, Art Gallery and Museum. Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Wednesday 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Sunday 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Street:
9 Bonaventure Ave.
Telephone #:
(709) 757-8040
Fax #:
(709) 757-8041
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