A celebrated arts destination for 25 years

Featuring Painting and sculpture

by regionally, nationally and internationally acclaimed artists.

The gallery collection also includes regional pottery, glass and wood.


Come Celebrate Our 25th Season

2017 marks the Art Cellar Gallery's 25th Season and we are going to be celebrating all year long.

New Season, New Artists, Always original

 


The Art Cellar Gallery featured in high country magazine



2017 Exhibition Schedule
 

Throwback Exhibition
June 1 - 24
Featuring the work of longtime gallery artists Gregory Smith, Norma Murphy and Tom VanNorwick,
plus folk art that ties the lyrical past to the lively present.
Throwback welcome back party Saturday, June 3, from 4-6 p.m.

Paintings & Drawings of Herb Jackson
June 29 - July 29
Spotlighting the work of abstract artist and North Carolina Award winner Herb Jackson. In 2015 Jackson received the
North Caroliniana Society Award for extraordinary contributions to North Carolina’s cultural heritage.
Artist talk and book signing Sunday, July 2, from 2-4 p.m.

20 Years in Review, Tony Griffin Retrospective
July 13 – August 12
A look back at the figures and landscapes of classically trained artist Tony Griffin.
Artist reception Saturday, July 15, from 4-6 p.m.

Life on Canvas, Noyes Capehart Retrospective
August 2 - 26
A retrospective exhibition of Noyes Capehart’s complex and layered artworks.
His shadowy, cryptic messages are often embedded in the evocative landscapes.
Artist talk and book signing Sunday, August 6, from 2-4 p.m.

Artist Invitational : The Next 25 Years
Featuring emerging artists from the area
August 28 – October 21
An exciting opportunity to see the work of promising regional artists whose work merits wider recognition.
Gathering of the Artists, Saturday, September 2, from 4-6 p.m.

Conversations with William Dunlap
Artist Talk and Book SigningSunday August 13, 2-4pm.

Holiday Open House
Share the joyous season in beautiful High Country surroundings
Saturday, December 16, from 3-5 p.m.

 


New Works in the Gallery


Art Cellar Insights

Celebrating 25 Years


Here is what our season showcard looked like 12 years ago!


Works in the Gallery

 

Available Folk Art


A Look Back

The Art Cellar Gallery over the years.

In 2001 the Art Cellar Gallery held a show for artists Deborah Jacobs Purves and Rodger Jacobs entitled Family Legacies. Deborah and Rodger are brother and sister both capturing the spirit of nature in their own way; Deborah in pastel and paint and Rodger in chisel work and wood turning.

In 2001 the Art Cellar Gallery held a show for artists Deborah Jacobs Purves and Rodger Jacobs entitled Family Legacies. Deborah and Rodger are brother and sister both capturing the spirit of nature in their own way; Deborah in pastel and paint and Rodger in chisel work and wood turning.


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GALLERY HOURS MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY 10AM TO 5PM

APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE

920 Shawneehaw Avenue, Hwy. 184 Banner Elk, NC

828-898-5175