Art Galleries & Studios

Creative, vibrant, and inspiring

There is no shortage of visual art in Denton. See for yourself by visiting one of our art galleries or local businesses with alternating art displays. You will be sure to leave feeling inspired!

Discover the full list below.

010 Student Gallery

The 010 Student Gallery showcases the original work of TWU Department of Visual Arts students. Each semester, a selection of students from different concentrations are chosen to be featured in their own two-week exhibition at the TWU Student Union.

A Creative Art Studio

A Creative Art STUDIO opened in 2009 just off the historic square at 227 W Oak Street in Denton, Texas. It started as an art Studio for two artists but soon evolved into a Studio and Gallery. We feature fine art and handmade crafts and gifts made by our local artists. You will...

Armadillo Art Gallery

Armadillo Art Gallery is a contemporary and fine art gallery, partnering with Armadillo Ale Works and Envision Arts, located in historic Denton Texas.

Cora Stafford Gallery

The Cora Stafford Gallery features two spaces, showcasing M.F.A. thesis solo exhibitions, CVAD's annual Faculty Exhibition, and since 1969, the annual Voertman Student Juried Exhibition. The gallery is named after Dr. Cora Stafford, an imaginative and enlightened leader who...

East | West Galleries

The East | West Galleries at Texas Woman’s University are dedicated to understanding and promoting contemporary art as a tool and catalyst for education. We consistently present exhibitions and programming that examine the cultural and social contexts around us, challenge...

Painting with a Twist

Painting with a Twist brings wine, art and fun together in a unique experience. Painting with a Twist has events every week, check out the calendar, or plan a private gathering for Birthdays, Team Building or Bridal Parties! Hours vary day by day. Call/Text/Email for more...

Patterson-Appleton Center for the Visual Arts

The Patterson-Appleton Arts Center is truly the arts engine of Denton. Built in 1929 and located between Denton’s Downtown Square and emerging innovation district, this historic building was originally the city’s steam power plant. Renovated in the 1980s, the Arts Center now...

Paul Voertman Gallery

Formerly the Lightwell Gallery, the Paul Voertman Gallery is a student-run gallery located on the first-floor atrium of the UNT Art Building. The Paul Voertman Gallery hosts weekly rotating exhibitions of student works and is known for hosting both impromptu and formal...

The UNT CoLab

The UNT CoLab is an event rental space that also offers a variety of events and exhibitions and a curated retail boutique of uniquely Denton and UNT-inspired goods.