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galveston galleries
arts on mechanic
2309 Mechanic | 409.392.0851
Open Thurs.-Sat. 11am-5pm or by appointment
clay dogs by chris menconi
Arts on Mechanic showcases a variety of works from local, regional and nationally
known artists. Along with original works, reproductions of some featured artists works
are available. Also featured is a wide variety of signed and numbered prints by well
known artists such as Matt Rinard, Eric Dowdle and Tom W. Freeman, who is regarded
by many as one of the top naval historic artists in the world. Unique and whimsical clay
dog sculptures by New Orleans artist Chris Menconi are also available, each signed
and numbered. Other artists represented at the gallery include John Barber, J. Howard,
Gabe Prusmack, Mike Quinn, J. A. Soukup and jewelry by Jana Garcia.
Local artist Jennifer Peck’s newest show,
Home is Where the Heart Is
, continues at the
Gallery during April. Jennifer has created a collection of mixed media works from island
street maps and cut out images collaged on top of decorative papers. These new pieces
have a delightful abstract quality and are made entirely out of layers of paper featuring
the Island neighborhoods and typical stilt houses. Small unframed prints of these
unique pieces, as well as many of Jennifer’s coastal originals and limited edition giclées
on canvas and paper are available. Other artists represented at J. Bangle’s are Loretta
Trevino, Sue Bown, Laura Greiner, Joe Derr, Stan Huncilman, and jewelry by artisan They.
j. bangle’s silk stocking gallery
1124 25th St. | 409.763.6161
Open Tues.-Sat. 10am-6pm; Sun. Noon-5pm
“broadway baby” by jennifer peck
“the three graces” by mark nesmith
This month, Third Coast Gallery is pleased to have the opportunity
to once again host the incredible talents of Mark Nesmith with an
exhibit of wonderful oil paintings by the Beaumont-based artist. Mark
is noted for his paintings of the Texas coast and waterways which are
often dotted with graceful, native waterfowl. Third Coast Gallery also
presents the works of gallery owner and artist Jack Morris, displayed
alongside its newest gallery artist, Shanti Harrington.
Third Coast Gallery
2413 Mechanic | 409.974.4661
Open Thur.-Mon. 10am-6pm, Tues. & Wed. by appointment
Tyler studio
1201 Postoffice St. | 409.771-8371
Open Thurs.-Sat. Noon-5pm and by appointment
Tyler Studio is a must-see fine art gallery, a wonderful jewel located
in Galveston’s East End Historic District on the corner of 12th and
Postoffice Street. The Studio offers a wonderful collection of art in
a variety of mediums, including luxurious oil paintings, stunning
watercolors, and handmade jewelry. Exhibits include works from the
gallery’s seven resident artists—Loretta Trevino, Sue Bown, Sallie
Anderson, Ruth Downes, Randall Cogburn, Mike Tyler, and Susan Tyler.
“beach houses” by loretta trevino
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