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Kriti Gallery

Raja Sir Motichand Road | Raman Niwas opposite Akashwani, Varanasi 221010, India
+91 98390 58007
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A writer's retreat in a vibrant ancient city

I visited Kriti Gallery twice during a recent five day stay in Varanasi. Although I wasn't in... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
margarettap2017
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A wonderful oasis of creativity in Varanasi

Kriti Gallery and residency is a very well run, creative oasis in Varanasi. Whether you are just... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TCWilky
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The gallery is closed for summer break. Currently there is no exhibition. If you are interested in seeing the Gallery collection please arrange for prior appointment.
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Hours Today: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Raja Sir Motichand Road | Raman Niwas opposite Akashwani, Varanasi 221010, India
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I visited Kriti Gallery twice during a recent five day stay in Varanasi. Although I wasn't in residence, Petra and Navneet at Kriti, and Ajay through them, were exceptionally helpful in introducing me to unexpected highlights in this wonderful city, and inviting me to a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Kriti Gallery and residency is a very well run, creative oasis in Varanasi. Whether you are just visiting the gallery, or there as a resident artist you are in for a treat. Petra and her husband Navneed are hugely knowledge about contemporary and heritage Indian...More

Thank TCWilky
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kriti Gallery provides a beautiful space for artists and art lovers in the glorious chaos of Banaras. The many trees the owner's have planted in the peaceful garden purify the city air and offer welcome shade. I stayed at Kriti for 6 weeks in their...More

Thank Satya M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can mainly speak on behalf of the Artist residency side of Kriti Gallery. I have been here now for three months on an Artist residency from New Zealand, and as an artist could not wish for a more supportive environment in which to work...More

Thank Anna C
Petra2347, Owner at Kriti Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Anna, thanks a lot for your wonderful review, we are happy to share life and love for Varanasi with our artists, best petra

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Kriti Gallery is tucked away from the main thoroughfare around the ghats. It's a place of peace (including a lush garden), a gallery showing tasteful local and international art, an art residency (which I did) and a home to owners Petra and Navneet who run...More

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Petra2347, Owner at Kriti Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Thanks for your review, we are looking forward to see you again soon....best Petra

Reviewed 8 May 2017

This is an extraordinary find in Varanasi. Run buy a local man and his german wife, the gallery is a gem. The exhibits are of superior quality, the art is (usually) nontraditional (as in not traditionally Indian) and mind expanding yet consummately tasteful. They also...More

Thank Madeleine B
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

What a fabiulous find in Varanasi. We discovered a wonderful photography exhibition. We bought one set and came back the next day for another purchase. The hosts could not have been more hospitable and friendly. Highly recommend a visit.

Thank Janine B
Reviewed 25 February 2017

A wonderfull get-away from the busy and dusty city of Varanasi. A must-visit point for art lovers. An excellent place for artists who would like to spend some time in one place, focusing on their art, in this holy city. wonderful garden, well kept flours,...More

Thank Agi_Wittich
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

And indeed the couple who runs it does such a wonderful job by providing the platform for young and talented artists.Very peaceful and beautiful place to visit.🤗

Thank uziel1
Reviewed 19 February 2017

I've been in Varanasi for about a week, and visiting Kriti Gallery was one of the best part of the visit. The gallery gives voice to artists in different fields, and all the work which is being presented there is very much related to the...More

3  Thank nofargueta
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