YOUR Art Galleries Guide to Gatlinburg

Art Gallery Guide to Gatlinburg

Gazing at a captivating piece of art can open the soul to a myriad of emotions and a sense of wonder and curiosity. In the historic Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee, artworks come in all forms, from mixed media and oil paintings to sculptures and handmade trinkets. When traveling to the area, consider visiting a Gatlinburg art gallery for a unique perspective on mountain life. 

Home to the Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts plus the Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community, there are many local artists and craftsmen to meet and view their beautiful works of art — inspired by the colors, wildlife, and mountain peaks of the Smokies — in Gatlinburg, TN. Downtown Gatlinburg art galleries offer more chances to view local Gatlinburg art, and there are annual arts and crafts festivals you can attend as well, like the Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair.

Among the art galleries in Gatlinburg, a few notable places include 2 Master’s Edition Fine Art Galleries and the Jim Gray Gallery. Plus, just a short drive away, you’ll find Thomas Kinkade Gallery & Gifts in neighboring Pigeon Forge. If you’re looking for more artworks to add to your personal collection or a fun way to experience Appalachian culture on your mountain getaway, check out a Gatlinburg art gallery!

Green River Gallery

Looking for fine art photography of the Smoky Mountains? Green River Gallery in the Ober Gatlinburg Tramway Mall is the place for YOU. Shots include scenes of rivers, waterfalls, old cabins, fields, mountains, Cades Cove, Clingmans Dome, and Newfound Gap. Art prints are available on quality canvases and in scenic panorama/panel sets, and there are also other decor pieces and artistic gifts for purchase.

Location & Contact
1001 Parkway, Suite 7
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
865.322.5094

Master’s Edition Fine Art Galleries

Featuring 2 locations filled with photorealism paintings and gorgeous renditions of times past in the Smokies, Master’s Editions are popular art galleries in downtown Gatlinburg to explore. Local artists paint from the heart and depict a variety of scenes, ranging from classic chapels, spiritual scenes, and Christmas in the mountains to Native American history, adorable animals, and breathtaking landscapes.

Master’s Editions Village Gallery
634 Parkway, Suite 24
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
865.436.9005

Master’s Editions Gatlinburg Gallery
1100 Parkway, Suite 1
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
865.436.0101

Smoky Mountain Art Gallery

With 35+ artists handcrafting unique pieces of art using both traditional and modern techniques, the Smoky Mountain Art Gallery is a great place to enjoy Gatlinburg art and meet the artists themselves. Paintings, photographs, wood carvings, sculptures, pottery, jewelry, and more can be found at this bustling Gatlinburg art gallery, minutes from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Location & Contact
968 Parkway, Shop 3
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
844.686.2787

Gatlinburg Arts & Crafts Community

Nestled along an 8-mile loop road with 100+ artists and craftsmen, the Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community is the largest group of independent artisans in the nation. Gatlinburg artists have been living and working in this art community for more than 80 years, and their handicrafts are one-of-a-kind artworks. You can drive the loop yourself or park downtown and take the Gatlinburg Trolley.

The Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community is home to the Jim Gray artist, hosts seasonal arts and crafts festivals in town, and features more than just Gatlinburg art galleries. There are workshops to create your masterpiece, eateries to dine on your artsy journey, and many shops to buy handmade items — including quilts, baskets, moccasins, candles, soaps, glass-blown ornaments, leather goods, ceramics, knives, woodworks, candies, and specialty foods!

Crafts Community Art Galleries

  • A. Jann Peitso Art!
  • Beech Branch Crafts & Art Gallery
  • Brushstrokes & Wonderworks of the Smokies
  • Cliff Dwellers Gallery
  • Doug Benz Gallery
  • G. Webb Gallery
  • Highland Craft Gallery
  • Hills Creek Gallery & Glass Studio
  • Jim Gray Gallery
  • Louise Bales
  • Paul Murray Gallery
  • Terri Waters Gallery
  • Vern Hippensteal Gallery
  • Wornicov Fine Arts

Gatlinburg Cabins for YOU

Cabins close to the arts and crafts community or downtown Gatlinburg art galleries can be found at Cabins for YOU. With 450+ vacation rentals in the Smokies, we have plenty of options for you, from family cabins to cozy condos to large group lodges. Plus, conveniences, amenities, and fun extras add to your Smoky Mountain experience.

Splash in your private indoor pool, soak in the bubbling hot tub, or sway in a rocking chair with a glass of wine and a stunning mountain view. Read by a crackling fireplace, host movie nights in the theater with a projector, and play games in the rec room. You can whip up meals in the fully equipped kitchen, and king suites offer a peaceful escape every night. And that’s not all!

Work with a vacation planner — at 1.800.684.7865 — to find your perfect cabin match or book your favorite vacation rental online. Planning a last-minute getaway? Check out our weekend availability!

Plan your memorable stay today and admire a Gatlinburg art gallery on your next visit to the picturesque Great Smoky Mountains.


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