Connecting people through art,
imagination and community.

Gallery & Gift Shop hours:

Thursday 11am-4pm
Friday & Saturday 11am-5pm



by artists from the Western New York and the Southern Ontario region

Our distinctive gift store offers a variety of original art, fine art reproductions and handcrafted items created by our community of talented artists. Spend the day enjoying our restaurants, music venues, and art galleries. We are located one block away from the canal and just a few blocks from the Niagara River! Look for the big “pink building”.

Fine Arts League of Buffalo

69th Annual Fall Juried Members’ Exhibition
September 9 – October 8, 2022
Opening Reception – Friday September 9, 2022
4:00pm – 7:00pm

One of a kind finds

One of a kind finds that you can only purchase in-store. Come on in to browse our collection!

Our Blog

“Fool the Eye”

If you love art, you’ve surely come across the term trompe l’oeil. It’s often defined simply by the   French words for “fool the eye”  but that doesn’t really tell the whole story. River Art Gallery is pleased to introduce our newest Resident Artist, trompe l’oeil...


David Day began woodturning in 2000 by making bowls, candlesticks, vases and bracelets. “I had little experience working on a lathe, so that my first attempts at producing a bowl or a plate were pretty uninspiring” revealed David. He spent a couple of days, working...

A Touch of Nostalgia

River Art Gallery’s September 2021 “Solo Exhibition” featuring Jerry Glaser, represents the return of collectables, songs, icons and colors of the 50’s, 60’s 70’s and more. The lifestyle of this era is well loved by many. One couldn’t help but notice how guests at his...

Happy Customers

“It was a delight to enter into the giftshop surrounded by original regional artwork that feels like it goes on forever as you stroll through one gallery after another.”

"I was amazed to discover that there are so many talented regional artists in Western New York”

“River Art Gallery offers me a community of artists that I can learn from and network with as my art career grows”

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