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Caravel Art Center

Rua Dom Carlos I 19 20 | rua D.Carlos I,19 A, Funchal, Madeira 9060-051, Portugal
+351 913 655 459
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Great little gallery and shop. Friendly staff . Reasonable prices for unique local art and... read more

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sueb19602015
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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
Great location

Found this whilst on a walk and strolled around looking at the art. Some of it was out of our price... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mullers50
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Dartford, United Kingdom
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Art Center Caravel is a unique project, realized in a renovated historic building, and offering a fresh perspective on contemporary art. Interesting, bold, and, most important, fun and convenient - in the heart of the old town, two steps away from a beautiful ocean promenade. "We inspire" - say the organizers of the Art Center Caravel, being inspired by the beauty of Madeira themselves
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Rua Dom Carlos I 19 20 | rua D.Carlos I,19 A, Funchal, Madeira 9060-051, Portugal
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"painting workshop"
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"interesting pieces"
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"santa maria"
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"on display"
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Reviewed yesterday

Great little gallery and shop. Friendly staff . Reasonable prices for unique local art and jewellery. Easy to miss but don’t. U

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this whilst on a walk and strolled around looking at the art. Some of it was out of our price range but we did buy a small print.

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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Gallery is located 3 minutes far from Teleferico. Marvelous, irrational, sex, fun ARTS exhibitions. Seaside lifestyle and nature views of the island, irrational, emotional experience. You’d better take it serious, the author of the famous Funchal murals on the buildings is presented in full. Grabbed...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit on Madeira. And many thanks to the art-curator Cefyn. The trip wouldn’t be so exciting without him. The Art Center actually has two parts – the gallery and the shop. Art is very interesting. And the souvenirs – it’s brilliant. From...More

1  Thank Tetiana L
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Beautiful art shop in Santa Maria. Huge variety of art and craft gifts. Too many items to choose from. I came away with lovely gifts but could have bought a lot more. Very nice owner who was very helpfu.

1  Thank paulinecooper14
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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Coming from Rua Maris there is a small shop with local artisinal goods. After browsing through the shop the shop assistant referred us to the main gallery, located within the same building. However, one has to take the side road to get to the other...More

1  Thank plueschi777
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

This is my 'go-to' shop when in Madeira for gifts that are both beautiful and unusual. You never know what you might find, but rarely do I leave empty handed. There is a wide range of artistic styles on display, and prices seem fair. As...More

2  Thank mermaidsblood
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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Very helpful staff featuring artists from around the world living on Madeira (including locals). Greats works at fair prices. I noted an earlier review commenting on it being difficult to find which I fully disagree with. They have entrances on two streets, both of which...More

1  Thank Peter H
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely shop with interesting pieces by international and local artists work. Very friendly staff, would recommend.

Thank Jake M
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

Came across this delightful gallery/shop in street of restaurants. Some very good paintings on display at reasonable prices and a range of different interesting local made gifts.Friendly service.

1  Thank keith s
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