Art Galleries

Cork Art Galleries

Cork City is a thriving home for artists. Cork was even named the European Capital of Culture in 2005. If the art scene is something you  want to explore during your visit here’s some of our picks for art galleries in Cork. 

The Lavit Gallery

Wandesford Quay, Cork

On Wandesfort Quay you will find Cork’s longest established gallery. Housed in over 800 square feet, the Lavit Gallery is home to a varied selection of artistic styles. You can purchase works from this gallery as well as attend exhibitions.

Crawford Art Gallery

Emmet Place, Cork

Dating back to 1724, Cork City’s main gallery offers a wide variety of art forms including Canova casts from the Vatican, video, paintings, and a stunning selection of Harry Clarke stained glass windows. The Crawford Gallery Café is a great place for a bite to eat, especially in the lovely garden.

Lewis Glucksman Gallery

University College Cork

This new gallery is located in a beautiful, modern building at the main entrance to University College Cork. The Lewis Glucksman Gallery plays host to many exhibitions and explores all aspects of art as well as displaying the University’s art collection.

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