Second Street Gallery
SSG is committed to offering Charlottesville and greater Virginia leading-edge contemporary art in perspective and to fostering an active and open appreciation of this art by directly engaging the issues surrounding work by regional and national artists.
H O U R S Tuesday – Saturday 11:00am - 6:00pm. Second Street Gallery is open to the public free of charge. Opening receptions are held on the first Friday of the month, from 6:00pm to 8:00pm.
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Join glass artist extraordinaire, Charles (Chip) Hall of Frozen Motion Glass for Second Street Gallery's annual glass ornament-blowing workshop. Sign up to blow your own holiday ornament with colors and design of your choice and learn some glass-blowing techniques. The workshop will take place in Chip's studio located in the North basement of the... more
Mark you calendars and save your date! It’s time for The Little White Party 2018!! Join us for Central Virginia's premiere World AIDS Day event, increasing awareness, ending stigma, and honoring those who make a difference! A night of merriment, entertainment, prizes, HIV testing, and much much more, this is an event that you will NOT want to miss! more
John Grant "Attraction" December 7, 2018 - January 18, 2019 In this solo exhibition in the Main Gallery of Second Street Gallery, John Grant presents his latest series of hauntingly detailed botanical work. Grant’s work embraces the often clichéd or sentimental botanical portrayal, presenting objects in ways that infuse them with an enigmatic... more
On December 8, Second Street will host the fourth annual Gallery Rally. The Gallery Rally invites artists to create art in one hour. Visitors and art collectors can watch the art being made in the gallery in Downtown Charlottesville from 4- 7:00 on Saturday, December 8. Every piece made in the hour is available for $50. Participating artists will... more