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Ariel Gallery

19 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3603
+1 828-236-2660
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Stunning

The art at Ariel always amazes me. Unlike many galleries, the openness allows you to concentrate... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2017
Randall W
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Bristol
Excellent small gallery

This gallery is close to Pack Square. It is a co-op of many artists of various mediums. One of the... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
SBHgirl
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Richland, WA
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“co op” (3 reviews)
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19 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3603
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+1 828-236-2660
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

The art at Ariel always amazes me. Unlike many galleries, the openness allows you to concentrate on the individual works. Staff is amazing and patient.

Thank Randall W
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This gallery is close to Pack Square. It is a co-op of many artists of various mediums. One of the artists is always working on-site and you buy directly from the artist. There is a nice variety on display. Prices and styles vary dramatically. Great...More

Thank SBHgirl
Reviewed 12 February 2017

The handcrafted items here are stunning. There is a wide variety of artwork -- jewelry, scarfs, bowls, furniture, and more. All of it is high-end but the prices are reasonable because this is a cooperative in which all the artists participate, so the markup is...More

Thank AVLwriter
Reviewed 13 December 2016

This was one of our favorite galleries in Asheville. The collection was appealing; the space relaxing. Staff was very friendly and accommodating. When I asked if I could photograph a few pieces for my sister (who is a potter), not only did the gentleman say...More

Thank Christnp2
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

After three years of dreaming of the amazing woodwork of David Scott, we came to Ariel to pick up the table he'd made especially for us. And amazingly beautiful it certainly was. What a great gallery, with such talented artists. We also bought two gorgeous...More

Thank Myra R
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Ariel is a fine gallery, though the quality of the art is not up to the level of Blue Spiral1(up the street). Having said that, there is much to like at Ariel, and prices are substantially lower than Blue Spiral1.

1  Thank Mark P
Reviewed 22 June 2016

This collection of artists do wonderful work, well executed and meaningful designs. I met an artist I had admired for 30 years, Jane Peiser. Her work is very detailed and extremely interesting and well done. All the art was inspiring, both the functional and other.

Thank Carrie H
Reviewed 30 November 2014

The quality of pottery, glass,, wood and fiber as well as jewelry are excellent and unique. These are all top notch artists in their fields. I particularly loved the beautiful glazed raku vessels by Weaverville artist, Steven Forbes deSoule! One of a kind pieces which...More

Thank Ichiyoikebana
Reviewed 14 November 2014

Ariel is, in my opinion, the absolutely best small gallery in Asheville, especially one which exhibits only the work of Asheville-area artists. It's a co-op, meaning the "salespeople" are all artists whose work is being exhibited, so they are especially knowledgeable; they also aren't the...More

Thank KenCookie
Reviewed 11 May 2014

This gallery was a delight as it is a coop gallery and all of the artists that participate are at the top of their game. Try not to miss this one. It is across the street from the Blue Spiral, I think. Make sure you...More

Thank Spunkysmom
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