Galleries, Art Exhibitions & Sales

Galeria o Rastro
Gallery showing paintings and sculptures from Portuguese artists. Open Tue-Sun 10:00-13:00 and 14:30-18:00. Rua da Igreja, Sao Lourenco.
Casa das Portas
Gallery and shop selling modern crafts, jewellery, pictures and gifts. Rua Dr Augustio Silva Carvalho 3, 8800-324 Tavira.
David Haines-Art in Guia
Working art studio and gallery, lessons in oil painting and drawing mornings or afternoons. Handmade jewellery at the gallery. Over 90 paintings on two floors.
Bambu Galeria
A small, intimate art gallery with paintings, craft and furniture in the old town area of Sao Bras de Alportel
The Online Artists
Online art gallery for local artists.
Corte Real Art Gallery
Art collection is located in a restored farmhouse. Focuses on pastel, acrylic and oil natural landscape paintings. There is also a guest house to stay in. Apartado 63, Paderne, 8200-000, Albufeira.
Art by Alyson Sheldrake. Acrylic painter of modern paintings for the home or office environment and pet portraits. On-line gallery. Available for commissioned work.
Palacio da Galeria
Museum and centre of contemporary art. Open Tuesday to Saturday from 10:00-12:30 and 15:00-18:30 in the Summer, and from 10:00-12:30 and 14:00-17:30 in the Winter. At Calcada da Galeria, Tavira.
Studio Bongard
Open studio specializing in stoneware sculpture for interior and garden installation, small decorative sculpture, hand painted tile decoration, illustrative painting and drawing. Rua Infante D Henrique, Nº62, Ferragudo 8400 Lagoa.
Off The Wall Galeria
Creating metallic and porcelain collections, as well as necklets, fimo and glass beads, vidro and multiple wearable arts. Specialising in enamelling. Rua Nova da Igreja 1-B, 8100-012 Alte.
Olaria Pequena
Studio and shop for handmade pottery, tiles and prints.
Galeria Arte Algarve
Art gallery in old winery at Lagoa. Paintings, sculpture, ceramics and photography. Exhibitions every 3 months more than 30 artists each time. Attached special gallery for invited artists. Mon-Sat. 10:00-13:00 and 14:00-18:00. Free entrance. EN125 Lagoa
Aderita Artistic Space
Art gallery with exhibitions cycles of art and sculptures. Social gatherings and other cultural events.
Art Gallery Mikki.F
Art gallery and studio. Colour and interior decoration advice. Ceramic and painting workshops every week. Shop and studio visits by appointment. Portuguese Artisan Association. EN 269-1 Vale de Margem (road between Alcantharilla and Alcantharilla gare)
Florbela Luis Mendes
Painter of abstract and contemporary pieces with an online gallery. The artist is available for commissioned work by appointment and some of her work is exhibited at the Restaurant Vale dos Pinheiros in Quinta do Lago.
Liz Allen
Original paintings in acrylic and oil, featuring landscapes and scenes of the Algarve. Open studio last Sunday of each month. Quinta Pintados, Chilrao, near Monchique.
Tavira d'artes
Art gallery located in the centre of Tavira for exhibitions of work by local and international artists.
Cultural Centre of Sao Lourenco
Cultural centre presenting artists, exhibitions and concerts. At Almancil.
Kaye Miller-Dewing
Original paintings in acrylic, and gouache, covering a diverse subject matter.
Municipal Art Gallery
Exhitions of local and national artists work. Situated very close to the centre of Albufeira, and open daily from 10:30-17:00 except on Sundays and holidays.
ArtCatto Art Gallery
A contemporary art gallery housed in a traditional Portuguese townhouse. At Avenida José da Costa Mealha, Loule.
Galeria de Arte Pintor Samora Barros
Paintings from various artists using various painting techniques. Exhibitions are put on from time to time. At Largo Engenheiro Duarte Pacheco, Albufeira.