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22 MARINE ST., ST. AUGUSTINE, FL 32084 | (904) 824-2310
GALLERY HOURS: TUE - SUN, 12pm TO 4PM | FREE ADMISSION
22 MARINE ST., ST. AUGUSTINE, FL 32084 | (904) 824-2310

Art Galleries of St. Augustine & First Friday Art Walk

Art Galleries of St. Augustine (AGOSA)

The Art Galleries of St. Augustine (AGOSA) comprises the diverse art galleries, museums and art-related businesses located in historic St. Augustine, Florida. Each one showcases outstanding collections of local, regional, national & international artists. Gallery events, especially the First Friday Art Walk, have cultivated a reputation for St. Augustine as an “Art Destination” among both locals and visitors.

AGOSA has become a part of the St. Augustine Art Association with the goal to promote and enhance the visual arts in the area through involvement in community projects, publicity, networking and other opportunities for artists.

On the first Friday of every month, galleries open their doors from 5-9pm, offering new art exhibits and lively receptions to the public. Please note, not all galleries stay open until 9pm.

Start the self-guided tour at any of the galleries on the map. Most galleries are within walking distance of each other; some are just a short ride away. Hop aboard the FREE Art Walk trolleys that run throughout downtown. Feast on great arts and eats and the sounds of live music–rain or shine! Parking locations are shown on the map–parking is FREE after 5pm except at the Historic Parking Garage and Fort.

First Friday Art Walk

Start the month (and weekend) off with the Art Galleries of St. Augustine! 

Every first Friday of the month galleries open their doors from 5-9:00pm, offering new art exhibits and lively receptions to the public. Start the Art Walk at any of the Art Galleries of St. Augustine galleries. Most galleries are within close walking distance of each other; some are just a short trolley ride away. Many galleries offer refreshments and have live music or other special programs. Check their websites for details each month. Trolley Details Below. Please note, not all galleries stay open until 9pm.

First Friday Art Walk is sponsored by 
bestbet St. Augustine.

First Friday Shuttles

The Old Town Trolleys provide free transportation during First Friday Art Walk from 6-9pm. Art Walk Shuttle Stickers are required to ride and can be picked up at participating galleries, including the Art Association. The shuttles run every 20-30 minutes on a continuous loop. They may be boarded at any of the following stops: in front of Butterfield Garage and ArtBox, the Lightner Museum, Aviles Street, as well as in front of Bold ArtGallery near Hypolita Street.

This shuttle service is not available during December and January Art Walks.

Programs & Exhibits of the St. Augustine Art Association, including the Art Galleries of St. Augustine, are funded in part by grants from the St. Johns County Tourist Development Council, the St. Johns Cultural Council, the Community Foundation of Northeast Florida, and the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Arts and Culture, the Florida Council on Arts and Culture, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Benjamin & Jean Troemel Arts Foundation.

Galleries in the Historic Art District

Aviles Gallery – 11C Aviles Street – (855) 904-0990 | Website | One of the oldest galleries on the oldest street in St. Augustine! The gallery features 10 award-winning artists who work in oil, pastel, graphite, alcohol ink, jewelry, linoleum prints, and photography.

Open Wed-Mon. 11-6, Closed Tue. First Friday Art Walk: 5-9pm

Joel Bagnal Goldsmith – 11C Aviles Street – (904) 614-4706 | Website | Fine art gallery of 10 well-established artists. Oils, acrylics, photography, pastels, watercolors, pen & ink, jewelry and wood.

Open Wed-Mon. 11-6, Closed Tue. First Friday Art Walk: 5-9pm

Georgia Nick Gallery – 11A Aviles Street – (904) 342-2186 | Website | The gallery features art, stained glass, photography, sculpture, books and music by local artists, authors and musicians.

Open 11-6 Wed-Mon. Closed Tue. First Friday Art Walk: 5-9pm

PAStA Fine Art Gallery – 214 Charlotte Street – (904) 824-0251 | Website | P.A.St.A. Fine Art Gallery features all local artists and a variety of art—oil, acrylic, woodturning, stained glass, photography, pottery, and jewelry.

Open every day 12-5pm. First Friday Art Walk: 5-9pm

The St. Augustine Art Association – 22 Marine Street – (904) 824-2310 | Website Founded in 1924, we are a nonprofit art organization that produces monthly juried exhibitions, programs for children and adults, and holds a Permanent Collection of important St. Augustine Art.

Open Tue-Sun. 1-4pm. First Friday Art Walk: 5-8pm; Awards presented at 7pm; cash bar, music

CJK Studio & Gallery – 212C Charlotte Street – (904) 238-8900 | Website | Art Studio and Gallery featuring works by plein air and studio painter Claire Kendrick. Claire specializes in landscapes, seascapes, and still life.

Open Mon-Fri 9am-2pm. First Friday Art Walk: 5-8pm

Plum Contemporary Gallery – 10 Aviles Street – (904) 825-0069 | Website Plum Gallery exhibits contemporary artworks from 30+ local & regional artists, Plum Gallery has a refreshing mix of painters, sculptors and glass blowers that are willing to take on commissions and commercial projects.

Open Wed-Sun 11-6, and by appointment Mon-Wed. First Friday Art Walk: 5-9pm.

Ancient City Art Gallery – 11E Aviles Street – (904) 481-8741 | Website St. Augustine’s newest gallery features talented multi-media artists.

Open Mon, Wed, Thu 10-6; Fri & Sat 10-7pm; Sun 12-5pm; First Friday Art Walk: 5-9pm.

Galleries in the San Sebastian District

Butterfield Garage – 137A King Street – (904) 825-4577 | Website | This 1920’s Garage was restyled into a fine art gallery exhibiting a wide variety of traditional and contemporary works. The original sign is outside. Parking for patrons available in front and back of gallery.

Open Daily 11-5, First Friday Art Walk: 5-9pm.

ArtBox – 137 King Street – (904) 704-1121 | Website | ArtBox is an inclusive artist gallery – an eclectic, mixed experience. In addition to paintings and fine art photography, ArtBox presents jewelry, pottery, sculpture, and artisan furniture. They also offer art classes, Indie Film Night, and monthly special events!

Open Tue-Sun, 11-5, First Friday Art Walk: 5-9pm.

Maria Reyes Jones Gallery – 134 Riberia Street #103 – (407) 619-1338 | Website | Maria Reyes Jones Gallery is an artist studio featuring the joyful and welcoming acrylic works of local artist Maria Reyes-Jones.

Open Thu-Sat, 11-5, First Friday Art Walk: 5:30-8pm.

Galleries on Anastasia Island & the Mainland

High Tide Gallery – 850 Anastasia Blvd – (904) 829-4705 | Website FUN. LOCAL. COASTAL. CREATIVE. Featuring more than 50 local Artists who work in various mediums including Painting, Photography, Pottery, Stained Glass, Seaglass, Jewelry, Batik, Mosaics, Stone, Wood & more! We are one of the most affordable and THE MOST FUN art gallery in town! FREE Street PARKING!

Open Tue-Sat 10-5, First Friday Art Walk 5-9pm.

Galleries in the Flagler District

Grand Bohemian Gallery – 49 King Street – (904) 829-6880 | Website The Grand Bohemian Gallery, located at 49 King Street, is a Kessler collection gallery. GBG exclusively features multi award winning local and international artists. Focusing on the art of collecting well.

Open Sun-Thu 10-6, Fri-Sat 10-9

Crisp-Ellert Art Museum – 48 Sevilla Street – (904) 826-8530 | Website | The Crisp-Ellert Art Museum (CEAM) at Flagler College offers the Northeast Florida community a venue for fostering knowledge and a deep appreciation of contemporary art. As an educational resource for the College, the Museum exhibits regional, national and international artists, and provides opportunities for critical engagement and exposure to a variety of exhibitions and personal interactions with visiting artists.

Open Mon-Fri 10am-4pm; Sat 12-4pm, while classes are in session. Closed July and August. Open most First Friday Art Walks 5-8pm.

 

Galleries in the Mid & Uptown Districts

LiLu’s Fine Art Gallery – 82 Charlotte Street – (904) 392-6231 | Website | At LiLu’s Art Gallery, we’ve hand selected incredible art pieces for your home or business. We specialize in 19th century and Contemporary art, but offer a wide range of framed paintings and antiques to compliment all tastes. 

Open Mon & Thu, 11-5; Fri & Sat 11-6; Sun 12-5:30. First Friday Art Walk: 5-89pm. Closed on Tues and Wed.

Gloria Grace Art Studio – 77 San Marco Ave – (505) 803-4926 | Website | Gloria Grace Art Studio is a local gallery and art studio featuring the art of Gloria Grace and introducing other artists to the community through art displays and shows. Her original oil and watercolor paintings feature local scenes, plein air paintings, and a broad arrangement of art from her travel and experience.

Open Daily 11-6. Closed on Tues.

Neff Jewelry & Gallery – 7 Rhode Ave – (904) 829-4003 | Website | Visit this restored vintage home that houses 2 floors of artwork by award-winning artists Jan Neff & Teri Tompkins, and finely crafted custom jewelry in gold, platinum, diamonds and gemstones by master goldsmith Dan Neff.

Open Tue-Sat, 11-4. 
 

Ovico Gallery – 2802 N 5th St., Ste 4 – (904) 789-2039 | Website | Ovico Gallery is St. Augustine’s premier Contemporary Art Gallery representing original works by renowned award-winning Nigerian artist Chike Onuorah. Chike Onuorah’s works span over three decades including exhibitions done in several countries all over the world. Ovico Gallery represents passion and excellence of human creativity. Chike’s paintings represents in-depth story telling encapsulated in peculiar art expressions. Ovico Gallery was created to awaken interest in artworks particularly from the African continent, to educate on the artistry and communicate to art lovers from all over the world.

Open by appointment only. First Friday Art Walk 5-9pm.

AGOSA Map w/Parking Info

Gallery Tours During the Week

Jule’s Art Tours Website Jule’s Art Tours connects visitors and locals to artists in their studios and galleries. Other tours focus on shopping for art, and many tours share the history of art in St. Augustine. Tours led by Jule often connect the artists with their special shows in local museums: at the Lightner Museum, Oldest House Museum, Lincolnville Museum, and the Crisp Ellert Museum, to name just a few venues.

Gallery Membership & Art Walk Sponsorships

Galleries and art businesses can be listed here and on the maps! Click the button below to find out about a Gallery Membership to the St. Augustine Art Association.

Businesses looking to participate in Art Walk can have their events promoted by being Art Walk Sponsors. Contact our Executive Director, Jennifer Flynt, to find out about sponsorship opportunities: info@staaa.org.

The St. Augustine Art Association is partially funded by grants from the St. Johns County Tourist Development Council, the St. Johns Cultural Council, the Community Foundation for Northeast Florida‘s Crisp-Ellert Fund, and the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Arts and Culture, the Florida Council on Arts and Culture, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Benjamin & Jean Troemel Arts Foundation.

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