It's no surprise that City Market is a hub of activity for locals and visitors alike, but what many don't know is that the open-air market is home to some of Savannah's most talented artists. Throughout the market are six street-level galleries, as well as an upstairs Art Center where many of the artists themselves can be seen honing their craft.
These eight galleries are only a taste; visit for yourself to see the extensive collections and impressive artistry that City Market has perfected!
A.T. Hun Art Gallery
One of the most eclectic collections in the city, A.T. Hun is known for their Big-Lebowski-themed paintings and being the home of author and illustrator James Dean's Pete The Cat art., among 32 other local artists' wares.
Jery Bennett Taylor's Sweet Grass Baskets
Artisan Jery Bennett Taylor is a master craftsmen, creating the painstaking Beaufort Basket, an exclusive combination of Sweet Grass and Bulrush. Her authentic work is admired by everyone from Garden & Gun magazine to the Smithsonian Museum.
Sue Gouse Inspirations
Oil paintings and giclee prints boast iconic Savannah scenes at this airy shop, located upstairs in City Market. Gouse is especially known for her "confetti" paintings, Savannah landscapes accented with tiny, mulit-colored flecks of paint that create depth and detail.
Albert J. Seidl
Bold and colorful, Albert J. Seidl's work is known internationally. His eclectic spirit is evident in everything he touches. You'll find everything from gigantic paintings to notecards at this quirky gallery.
Oksana Fine Art
On any given day, you can find Oksana Gruszka working her magic on enormous canvases in her studio. Her oil paintings are incredibly detail-oriented and exquisite.
Stephen Kasun Fine Art
Stephen Kasun's impasto method of painting is immediately recognizable. Using only paint and paint knives, Kasun recreates famous Savannah landscapes and street scenes perfect for collecting.
Signature Gallery of Savannah
This classic Savannah gallery is home to varied works from local artists. The spacious gallery sells paintings, pottery, wood turning, sculptures, glass works and jewelry– the perfect memento from a visit to Savannah!
This sunny gallery holds various art from Savannah's makers– and you can even watch them in action!
So whether you're looking for your next investment piece, a small souvenir or a bit of inspiration, City Market's Art Center and art galleries make the perfect addition to your Savannah itinerary!