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Address: 212 W Main Ave, Gastonia, NC 28052-4112
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+1 704-865-4224
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Wed - Sat 11:00 - 16:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

Arts on Main is home to the Gaston County Art Guild, an organization that...

Arts on Main is home to the Gaston County Art Guild, an organization that has been in existence for more than 50 years. Arts on Main consists of the Kiser Art Gallery, the Munn Photography Gallery, a Featured Artist Corner, Gift Shop, and more than 20 working Artist Studios. We are free to the public. Stop in and visit us and enjoy art and crafts representing over 150 local artists.

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Arts on Main

Arts on Main is an artist co-op which houses many diverse talents including painters, mixed media, water color, classical, modern, fiber art and photography. There is much to... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2017
Gastonia, North Carolina
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Gastonia, North Carolina
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Reviewed 10 February 2017

Arts on Main is an artist co-op which houses many diverse talents including painters, mixed media, water color, classical, modern, fiber art and photography. There is much to behold upon entering this former bank. The gift shop houses many unique, one of a kind items. Just walking around the gallery and surveying the artist studios, one can sense the creativity... More 

Thank jackielaine23
Gastonia Nc
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a great item and great "ditto" for Gaston County. The Arts on Main has a great possibility but ONLY if they will continue to grow the ARTIST and allow an Artist, Curtis Butler, to assist. This is a true artist and Gastonia, Gaston County should be more appreciative of the local artist we do have!

Thank pacetax
Gastonia, North Carolina
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2015

A fun visit. See exceptionally good artwork , 2 and 3 dimensional, displayed in several rooms in a converted bank bldg. There are also active artists working in separate studios and a well stocked shop where one can purchase hand made jewelry as well as the displayed artwork. A fun visit for anyone who enjoys a variety of art experience.... More 

Thank wetravel706
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Reviewed 12 November 2015

Drop by and see what the area has to offer by local artist. Some is fine art, some folk,but all fun. Visit the gift shop for a special gift for a friend or a souvenir of your visit

Thank Qjeanhuff
Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Arts on Main is a lovely gallery with local artists of all medias in downtown Gastonia. Often some of the artists are in the gallery demonstrating their work. They also have a nice shop great for gifts or home decor.

Thank Debbi D
Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2015

Went here with my better half and talked to a couple of local artists who had studios there. We did buy some jewelry and enjoyed our brief tour there.

Thank Jjmat49022
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2015

If your into local art and artist then this is a must do. Cool place where you can meet the artist, get your purchase signed and see many unique arts forms.

Thank jdone
Lincolnton, North Carolina
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Reviewed 23 July 2014

It is great to see support of our special needs artists. The art does not suit our décor, but we enjoy visiting the gallery. We got the chance to meet a few of the artists.

Thank whiterosemanor
Charlotte, North Carolina
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Reviewed 25 December 2012

What a wonderful project - the Town has shown great wisdom supporting Arts on Main. It is the Arts and Humanities which makes a culture rich. Arts on Main brings together visual and textural artists tied together with the occasional musical and theatrical events. We go to their monthly openings and many of their other events... the skills of our... More 

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Gastonia, NC
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Reviewed 22 November 2012

The quality of artwork exhibited at Arts on Main is excellent, with a good variety of media represented, as well. The gift store offers choices in a wide range of selections at very reasonable cost. What a great place to find unique gifts!

Thank AmandaGreen64

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