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Beautiful Art and Jewelry

We spent a pleasant 20 minutes enjoying the design creativity and exquisite items on sale. If our... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2018
irenecZ9244DU
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Parksville
Great Art at Reasonable Prices

This gallery is conveniently located adjacent to the Portola Plaza Hotel and a short walk from... read more

Reviewed January 1, 2018
157tourist
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Aptos, California
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May 6, 2018
“Beautiful Art and Jewelry”
Jan 1, 2018
“Great Art at Reasonable Prices”
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260 Alvarado St, Portola Hotel & Spa, Monterey, CA 93940-2412
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Reviewed May 6, 2018

We spent a pleasant 20 minutes enjoying the design creativity and exquisite items on sale. If our Canadian dollar was worth more, we could have spent a small fortune on beautiful items.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed January 1, 2018

This gallery is conveniently located adjacent to the Portola Plaza Hotel and a short walk from Fisherman's wharf. For a relatively small gallery it offers a variety of good art at reasonable prices.. .

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed December 12, 2017

The gallery has a large selection of local art showcasing the Monterey Bay area. All the works are by local artist. It seems a artists take turns running the gallery. The staff is very friendly and helpful with your questions. Shop and support local art!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank GRS-SJS
Reviewed December 10, 2016

If you love Monterey and its' artists this is the place to go. While relatively small, this gallery has samples of popular local artists-from paint to sculpture. You can find framed and unframed works as well as postcards and other such items. The exhibits rotate...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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poroyart, Assistant Gallery Director at Venture Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2016

Thank you for your kind comments! We try to make good use of the space and present new work all the time. And we like to offer a broad selection of styles, so if you come with friends you'll all find something interesting!

Reviewed August 16, 2016

The lady at the desk said their work is all local artists pulling together as a community to keep the gallery strong. Very nice paintings as well as sculptures and even jewelry. Check it out. You'll be glad you did.More

Date of experience: August 2016
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poroyart, Assistant Director at Venture Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2016

Thanks for the kind words!we are particular about the artists in our group and we just added a great new jeweler so there is even more to see. In fact, every 2 months there is a whole new display so visit often to see the...More

Reviewed June 6, 2016

This gem, tucked into Monterey's Portola Hotel, is a cooperative venture by about 30 of the region's best local artists, all of whom take turns in the gallery. Most items on sale are paintings, watercolors, etc., but there is also a lovely selection of jewelry...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Marianne831
poroyart, Assistant Director at Venture Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2016

Thank you for visiting and taking the time to post a review. whenever you visit you'll meet one of our artists who will be happy to show you the new work.

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