Art Galleries, Studios, Exhibition Venues and Art Associations

The Wye Valley is home to a wide variety of artists and makers and has many first class art galleries selling work from traditional to contemorary pieces.

Art Associations

Forest and Rivers Open

Wye Valley Art Society - a society of amateur and professional artists based in and around the AONB, that meeet monthly in Monmouth


Art Galleries and Retail Outlets

Made in Ross - a co-operative of local arts and crafts producers display (and sell) their unique work everyday upstairs in the historic Ross-on-Wye Market House.

Taurus Crafts - celebrate creative design and healthy living by bringing together fine arts, handmade crafts and wholesome food  - open daily

New Leaf Gallery  - original, contemporary art in Monmouth

Mariana Art Gallery - working studio of local artist, D Mariana Robinson

Brockweir and Hewelsfield Village Shop - community run shop with café exhibition

Old Station Tintern  - various art exhibitions within the railway signal box and permanent sculptures Circle of Legends

The Sculpture Trail, Beechenhurst - Forestry Commission site with sculpture walk

Wye Valley Arts Centre - based at Llandogo

Wye Valley Crafts - based at Abbey Mill Tintern

Wye Valley Sculpture Garden  - innovative sculptures set in 3 acres of garden with a strong synergy between the artworks and their beautiful surroundings

Wobage Makers Gallery - contemporary ceramics, furniture and jewellry at Upton Bishop near Ross on Wye

Man of Ross Gallery - a working gallery of artist Anthony J Avery displaying  two unique series of paintings - the Romany Collection and the Painted Lady Collection. Ross on Wye

Riverside Pottery and Gallery - features work by watercolourist David Jones and many other local artists and makers. You will find traditional welsh lovespoons and celtic silver jewelry together with gifts and glassware from further afield.  Situated in Chepstow

Gallery 54 - a fine collection of contemporary abstract art set within a 17th Century listed building, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire.



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