Art and design shopping in Utrecht
Utrecht devotes a lot of attention to art and design. Beautiful design shops, extraordinary exhibitions and luxury antiques shops – Utrecht is the place to find them. Of course, you need to know where to find them, so we have selected a few nice addresses for you.
Grachten Galerie (Oudegracht 185): This gallery with changing exhibitions is located in one of the most beautiful spots in Utrecht, on the Oudegracht above the wharf cellars.
Atelier de Loeff (Loeff Berchmakerstraat 12): A special workshop. The artists all have a mental disability. They create the most beautiful papier-mâché art objects as well as candles. The studio is well worth a visit.
Morren Galleries (Oudegracht 340): Famous gallery for contemporary figurative art from Holland and abroad. Frequently changing exhibitions by famous and upcoming artists.
Juffermans Kunsthandel (Jansstraat 19): This is the address for top-class works of art from the great 20th century artists, including Picasso, Bacon, Hirst, Warhol or Van Dongen.
Quintessens (Nieuwegracht 53): Specialises in modern art, particularly Dutch, Belgian and French artists from the 20th century. If you like painting, photography and sculpture you may want to visit this gallery.