Does this post even need an intro, I mean, who doesn’t love Art? It’s a way to express, to impress, an outlet, a pleasure. It can affect so many people in so many different ways, on so many different levels. Although we don’t hear very much of it, our city is quite advanced in the art scene. We have many great artists and art galleries in this city. Here are a list of the 10 of the best art galleries, in no particular order, where you can go to calm yourself, refresh yourself or just appreciate the talent:
If you want to appreciate other artists’ work but also learn skills like Oil Paintings, Murals, 3D Clay Paintings, drawing and sketching,etc. this is the best place to visit.
Address: 8-2-603/23/7, Road No 10, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad
Phone:91 98483 50762
Hours: Monday – Saturday 11 AM to 9 PM
Kalakriti Art Gallery
Set up by Rekha Lahoti & Prshant Lahoti in the year 2002, this is well renowned Gallery in the city where all the elite art lovers like to spend their leisure time. The Gallery represents emerging and established contemporary artists in Hyderabad.
Address: Plot No. 468, Road No. 10, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad
The State Gallery of Art
The State Gallery of Art was established on 26 January 2004. Its collection of paintings, drawings, sculptures and prints are housed in a modern architectural marvel. The State Gallery of Art has three levels and each level introduces art lovers and aficionados to different aspect of art.
Address: Kavuri Hills, Madhapur, Hyderabad
Phone: 91 040 23113308
This is a very interactive gallery that has sales, competitions and auctions. It’s for people who like a lot of activity.
Address: Plot. No. 1177, Road No. 12, MLA Colony, Near Lotus Pond, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad
Phone:91 40 6554 1836
Hours: Monday to Sunday 10 AM to 9 PM
Deccan Art Gallery
The Deccan Art Gallery focuses on showcasing the best talent from all over the Deccan plateau while they also sell classic pieces of different price ranges.
Address: Flat No: 5-9-93/1, Shakti Sai Complex, Chapel Road, Hyderabad
Phone:91 98480 52140
Aalankritha Art Gallery
A peaceful atmosphere and large spacious corridors allow you to observe the tasteful paintings in this gallery leisurely and sink every stroke. Setup in 2003, the gallery has organized several one man shows and group shows. The gallery works with good number of senior and young artists from different parts of India.
Address: 41 A, Sarojini Naidu Nagar, (Ravindra Society) Ext. of, Road Number 36, Kavuri Hills, Madhapur, Hyderabad
Phone:91 40 40207171
Hours: Monday to Saturday 11 AM to 7 PM
Picasso Art Gallery
Picasso Art Gallery houses a range of beautiful artwork. This art gallery also have art classes so if you want you can have a look at paintings and buy them or you can just make one for yourself.
Address: 401/B, 4th Floor, Babhukhan Estate, Abids Road, Basheer Bagh, Hyderabad
Phone:91 93910 74644
Colors Art Gallery
Relatively newly established, this gallery houses a range of Contemporary Paintings, Mythological Paintings, Rural Art, Decorative Paintings & Acrylic Paintings for sale. The gallery brings together a group of artists from different States and cities of the country with mixture of very senior and established artists as well as some young and promising ones.
Address: Durga Apartment, Chikoti Gardens, Begumpet, Hyderabad
Phone:91 93470 01275
This gallery claims to embrace change and innovation in modern Indian art through a series of interesting, compelling art shows, setting new benchmarks in art exhibitions. The gallery believes in a unique approach of putting up art exhibitions with groundbreaking concepts. A description like that is surely worth a look. T
Address: 1672, Road Number 12, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad
Phone:91 98499 68797
Hours: Monday to Saturday 11 AM to 7 PM
Nirmala Birla Gallery of Modern Art
This has been the dream child of Nirmala Birla who has taken so much effort in collecting these paintings and artefacts over the decades. The uniqueness of this gallery is that this is the one and only Art Gallery comprising the works of almost all famous artists of India on permanent display following the modern display methods in India and in particular in the State of Telangana.
Address: B.M. Birla Science Center Campus, Adarsh Nagar, Hyderabad
Phone:91 040 2323 4336
Time to brush up your painting skills! 🙂 (Pun intended)