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Address: Quay St | Old Granada Studios, Manchester M3 4PR, England
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Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

Firmly established as the most progressive independent gallery space in the...

Firmly established as the most progressive independent gallery space in the North for nearly two decades, ARTZU Gallery proudly stands like a beacon for art lovers, artists, private collectors and corporate art buyers alike.

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Amazing abstract work by each artist, which was very inspiring as well as the sculptures. Would enjoy visiting again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nicky C
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in here after work a week before the BUY ART FAIR at the old granada studios. Spoke to staff about exhibiting my art or the possibility of bringing in my portfolio as I'm based in the city centre. Frosty response in person and also had zero response from emailing. Very disheartened and poor. Would not recommend. Narrow art space... More 

Thank nickfranklin100
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing abstract work by each artist, which was very inspiring as well as the sculptures. Would enjoy visiting again soon.

Thank Nicky C
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

Amazing photos. Modern photos and sculptures. Owner is really nice and engaging hidden gem would recommend to art lovers who are visiting Manchester

1 Thank Clarah Z
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Reviewed April 6, 2017 via mobile

I visited the gallery a couple of days ago and I was really impressed with the artwork especially by Carl Melegari. His oil paintings are so beautiful. I Felt so welcome and comfortable there! The member of staff was so lovely and polite. Great customer service and would happily go back knowing there is amazing artwork and such lovely staff.... More 

Thank Luke E
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed March 16, 2017

Visited today and just loved it! All staff incredibly friendly.. fabulous art-work and so much information about the artists known by the gallery. Should be on everyone's 'must see' list of things to do in Manchester!

Thank imogentincan
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed February 27, 2017

Don't dodge this one, well worth the short walk down Quay St from Deansgate to find this place. Great array of original artwork, a pretty broad selection for home or office. I bought one of Matt Wilde's amazing line-drawings...literally a single line across the page or canvas that captures a group of people (and a dog), like a queue at... More 

Thank Charl B
Alsager, United Kingdom
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Reviewed May 20, 2016

Stumbled across this a while ago by chance and made a mental note to revisit, came back and enjoyed the peaceful setting and simplicity. Artzu fills the walls but not overbearingly, it's about quality not quantity. Particular highlight was the Manchester painted tour pieces by Matt Wilde; featuring a stunning portrait of NQ's Night & Day café with a poster... More 

Thank pengennapasties
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Reviewed April 26, 2016

Mass produced stuff which looks like the product of art students trying to make a few quid to supplement their student loans.

Thank Lifeman
ARTZU, Manager at Artzu Gallery, responded to this review

Hello Lifeman, We have just updated our address so I think you may have confused us with another gallery. We have been established for nearly twenty years and represent professional artists who have been committed to their profession for many years. We do not currently represent any students or recent graduates. Many of our artists have won awards, scholarships and... More 

Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed December 15, 2015

I was looking for artwork for my living room that represented Manchester my home town. Fell in love with Tim Garner's work - gritty, real and brilliant. Staff helpful with purchase too.

Thank Nicola J
Tamworth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 18, 2015

What an absolute joy to stumble upon this fabulous art gallery. It's located in the old Granada buildings that used to house the Coronation Street mob, although I'm pleased to say the old has made way for the new and it is outstanding. I chatted with the proprietor, Nick for some time and he is one of the most genuine... More 

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