The Art Center Cooperative: If you’re looking for unique art curated by a diverse group of artists, The Art Center Cooperative in San Marco is your place. The art in this gallery is rotated every two months, so there is always something fun and new to enjoy. The artwork displayed includes different dimensions and mediums, including original oil, acrylic, watercolor paintings, mixed media collages, figure sketches, pastels, and fine art photography, as well as metal, wood, and clay sculptures. It’s open Monday through Saturday, noon to 5 pm. The Art Center Cooperative has a second location in the Union Building Downtown.
Stellers Gallery: One of the longest operating, privately owned galleries in Northeast Florida, Stellers Gallery is a full-service art gallery providing art consultation, framing, and installation for residential, corporate, and healthcare facilities. Founded by Scott Riley in 1985, the gallery is located in Historic San Marco Square and features work from several different local and international artists with styles ranging from conservative and traditional, to expressionist, abstract and whimsical. Stellers Gallery is open Monday through Friday, 11 am from 5 pm and Saturday, 11 am to 3 pm.
Gallery725: If you ever find yourself in Jacksonville Beach, then you must check out Gallery725. This gallery specializes in artist reproductions, photographic restorations, fine art, and large format and alternative printing. Gallery725 exhibits artwork with a wide range of concepts, styles, media, and a diversity of artists (gender, race, perspectives) whose work inspires and challenges the community to see the world from a different perspective. The gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 11 am to 6 pm, and Saturday, 11 am to 4 pm
Southlight Gallery: Located in the Wells Fargo building in Downtown Jacksonville, Southlight Gallery provides a community-involved art space where local artists show and sell their works with limited gallery fees. Visitors will see many different styles and mediums at Southlight, including realism, abstract, impressionism, and multi-dimensional. Southlight Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 11 am to 3 pm.
Studio Zsa Zsa Lapree: Named Jax Best Art Gallery for 2022, Studio Zsa Zsa Lapree is a unique spot that showcases up-and-coming artists and specializes in Black art of all mediums. Located in Downtown on North Main Street, owner Giandra Shepard strives to create a space for Black artist to display and sell their art. You can find more information about Studio Zsa Zsa Lapree here and on Shepard’s Instagram.