We invites you to visit the more than twenty galleries that contribute to Bloomington’s reputation as a vibrant arts community. Within a half-mile radius of Museum Square and the city’s center, you’ll find unparalleled diversity….from fine studio crafts, to glass, photography, folk art and contemporary painting, metalwork, textiles, jewelry and more by local, regional, national and international artists.
For more area art news, exhibits, workshops, events and performances visit ARTSCOG.com or Area Arts Roundtable.
Alley Kats Art & AntiquesAlley Kats Art & Antiques
Alley Kats Art and Antiques is the Bloomington-Normal area’s newest Antiques and Art shopping experience! Come visit our new store “Under the Bridge” in Downtown Bloomington’s Old Warehouse District!
Angel Ambrose Fine Art Studio*Angel Ambrose Fine Art Studio* Owner/Contact: Angel Ambrose
I create art to stir the heart.
Angel Ambrose attended Illinois State University where she studied with Dr. Harold Gregor and Professor James Butler. She graduated in 1985 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in painting. She also received ISU’s “Best Undergraduate Painter” award in 1985.
Behind the Glass Gallery and StudioBehind the Glass Gallery and Studio Owner/Contact: Natalie Roseman
Behind The Glass is an individually owned art gallery providing reasonably priced show and sale space for artists. The studio is available for classes of all ages. Natalie teaches focusing in drawing and watercolor technique and method to enhance individual creativity. Display space is available for student artists to introduce their talents and make a step toward pursuing the arts in the future. Receptions are at least once a month. The space is available for birthday parties, special events and meetings. Musicians are welcome to showcase their talents on a small front stage perfect for acoustic performances in a cozy setting.
Beluga Press Art Studio*Beluga Press Art Studio* Owner/Contact: Rhea Edge
Rhea is an Artist, Teacher and Naturalist.
Currently an Associate Professor of Art at Eureka College, Eureka, Illinois and President of the John Wesley Powell Chapter of the National Audubon Society, Rhea blends her love of Art with her lifelong love of Nature to create works of beauty and significance.
Cavalera Evolution Entertainment /Bloomington Photographic StudiosCavalera Evolution Entertainment /Bloomington Photographic Studios Owner/Contact: Bradley Scott
Headed by Bradley Scott and Chase “the Charlie” Cavalera, this group of film makers creates features, shorts, webisodes, promos, commercials, print, music videos and more.
Despite occasional hiring of outside actors, Cavalera Evolution’s core group consists of “film makers” who are ready to take on all aspects of production.