Grand Junction and its surrounding areas are home to some incredible artists. From pottery to paper collages and photography to paint splatter art, there is a medium and style for everyone made right here in the valley! We’ve found some incredible galleries that are must-see for any art-lover. You may even find that next must-have piece!
The first is the Blue Pig Gallery, located at the center of downtown Palisade. It was founded in 2007 and features more than 65 Colorado artists. Is there a type of art you’ve always wanted to try? Blue Pig offers workshops for artists of all mediums, age groups, and ability levels. If you are an established local artist, apply for a display space on their site!
Another Palisade gallery is the Craig Gallery of Fine Art. They display art made by over 20 local artists. They also host several events throughout the year to promote their artists and to sponsor local nonprofits.
Uncanny Valley Art Gallery is a nonprofit gallery. They have a unique paint splatter room available to use and a canvas dryer so you can take home your masterpiece of the same day. Unique from other galleries in the area, they also include uncensored art. Come back during the First Friday Art Walk of every month to see new local displays!
Black Poppy on Main Street is a women-owned custom print shop that is also home to the work of several local artists. Stop in on the First Fridays of the month and see what they do and who they feature!
If you love to shop local, check out these galleries and acquire some new pieces!