Welcome to the latest Blog in town! Art 1274 Hollis Gallery is waiting to meet you. Come, bring your friends and check us out. We are the best kept secret in the Art Community in Halifax. We’re situated almost on the corner of Hollis and Morris, just like our name says. You’ll want to spend some time, so grab a coffee or tea at one of the nearby shops and come on in.
If its paintings that turn your head you’re in the right spot. We have a strong group of talented and unique painters including watercolour, oil, acrylic, encaustic, abstract, landscape and illustrative paintings. If fine craft and sculpture are on your list then come in and see our skilled jewellers, fibre artists, ceramic artist and potters, fused glass and sea glass.
Every month Art 1274 Hollis Gallery features one of our members. It just so happens this month we are showcasing Heather Crout. Heather is an amazing water-colourist from Oyster Pond, Nova Scotia. Her show entitled “Shorelines” is all about just that. Life and beauty along the coastline in her area of the province. Her work is fresh and lively with just a hint of whimsy. You’re going to love it! This show runs till November 2nd.
Stay tuned for our next featured artist in November, Helénè Martin. We are back to having opening nights where you the admirer are the guest of honour and have an opportunity to see the new body of work first!
With a busy fall tourist season we are enjoying meeting all the folks from afar who have arrived in our busy port city. Art 1274 Hollis Gallery has become a favourite stop for our out of province and out of Country visitors.
We invite you to stay in touch and keep an eye on our new and fresh website. We invite you in to our gallery have a look at our diverse selection of fine art and fine craft. Remember its all about the love of Art. Our no pressure Gallery welcomes you with a smile a warm greeting and pride in what we do.
Our hours are 11:00 to 5:00 seven days a week.
See you soon!