5 Best Art Galleries in JaipurRajasthan is the land of vibrant hues with the layers of royal sophistication. But the local art and culture have always been the inspiration behind almost all the cultural booms the state gave birth to. The vintage to the contemporary- Rajasthan embraced all kind of art with equal adore and extolment and still is home to several artistic endeavour. There are a good number of Art Galleries in Rajasthan especially in the cities of Jaipur, Udaipur and Jodhpur where art and the artists were always been encouraged warmly for centuries.
These galleries possess the best works among both the traditional and contemporary mediums of art. Jaipur offers several great galleries and choosing the five best art galleries among them is not quite an easy task. But here are the most exquisite art galleries in Jaipur which proudly showcase the mélange of traditional and the modern art.
Artchill GalleryThe brainchild of Sangeeta Juneja the Gallery Artchill was born in 1994 under the banner of Juneja Art Gallery and situated inside the Amber Fort, the most popular site in Jaipur. The Gallery Artchill is undoubtedly the best art gallery in Jaipur. Showcasing numerous beautiful art collections by both the eminent and the naïve artists and their various art-forms the Gallery Artchill has earned international acclamation. This art gallery has also established ‘Eternity’, a Museum which stores and exhibits the National Art Treasures- the major collection of art-works by some old maestros.
Address: Amber Fort Palace, West Wing, Jaipur, Rajasthan
Naila Art GalleryThe Royals of Rajasthan have always patronized fine arts and the artists in various grand manners from the ancient periods. Their palaces were the den of great art-works and these places are still holding the interest in spreading the joy of aesthetic beauty. Naila Art Gallery is another example of patronization of art. The gallery is situated in the premises of the ‘Naila Bagh Palace’ in Jaipur which is now a famous hotel. It is promoted by two proficient artists Thakur Dushyant Singh and Thakurani Usha Singh. Naila Art Gallery witnesses the convergence of artists, art lovers and art critics through a number of great works of art by both Thakur Sahib and Thakurani Sahiba themselves and some other distinguished artists.
Address: Moti Doongari Road, Jaipur, Rajasthan.
Modern Art GalleryFounded by Maharaja Ram Singh in the 19th century, the Modern Art Gallery is located on the first floor of Ravindra Manch Auditorium, Ram Niwas Bagh. This small yet sophisticated art gallery houses several contemporary modern artistic works. A bunch of modern Rajasthani sculptures are on display at the gallery. The Modern Art Gallery is a must visit place for every art-connoisseur just to witness a vast collection of modern artistic marvels.
Address: Ravindra Manch, Ram Niwas Bagh, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
ICA GalleryThe ICA Gallery is one of the best destinations for both the traditional and contemporary artistic ventures in the Pink City. The vast area of 15000 square foot displaying scores of high class Indian and International art-works is the best place for all art-loves as ICA also hosts thousands of Books on fine arts to satiate the thirst of a true art-aficionado.
Address: 73/C, Shankar Nagar Ext., Mount Road, Opp. Ramgarh Mode,
Amber Road, Jaipur.
Samanvai Art GallerySince its inception in 2002 the Samanvai Art gallery in Jaipur has been working as a great platform to showcase the works of both the towering and tyro artists with equal encouragement. This art gallery of contemporary modern art also hosts frequent art-workshops, seminars, exhibitions throughout the year.
Address: 351, 3rd Floor, Ganpati Plaza, M. I. Road, Jaipur
Phone: +91-141-511 4400