Art Galleries in Chennai You Should Check Out!

20, Apr,2024


The name ‘DakshinaChitra’ translates to ‘picture of the south.’ The museum boasts over 4,220 artefacts, 10,000 books & journals, and over a million pictures.


Gallery Veda was established in 2012 by Preeti Garg and Sanjay Tulsyan. They have exhibited artists, such as Chandra Bhattacharjee, Seema Kohli, Arpana Caur, and Jogen Choudhury.

Gallery Veda

Apparao Galleries, founded in 1983 conducts an extensive and critically stimulating outreach program to promote international exchange and academic research by establishing a forum for workshops and lectures

Apparao Galleries

Focus Art Gallery was founded in 2012 to showcase marvels of sculpting and fine arts. They also provide art restoration services.

Focus Art Gallery

The oldest art gallery in South India, ArtWorld Sarala's Art Centre, opened its doors in 1965. The gallery is managed by its directors, Mr. Bishwajit Banerjee and Mrs. Sarala Banerjee.

ArtWorld Sarala's Art Centre

Forum Art Gallery is situated in Adyar, Chennai. It was established in 1997 with an emphasis on contemporary art forms by cartoonist Biswajit Balasubramanian and artist Shalini Biswajit.

Forum Art Gallery

Since its founding in 2009, the Faraway Tree Gallery has been dedicated to promoting contemporary art, mostly created by Indian artists.

The Faraway Tree Gallery