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Mbantua Fine Art Gallery

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great artworks so intrigate

This is what remote art is all about so colourful you can't choose what to take home. Chose simple... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
beescreek
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Darwin, Australia
So much art it it staggering

If you are looking for a piece of art that is affordable and the right size, then this is the place... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
anna d
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Lots to see at Mbantua Art Gallery in Alice Springs! Our specialty lies in fine artwork from the Utopia region of Central Australia. If you are after larger pieces of art, or looking for an investment piece, we also have the Mbantua Lane Showcase...more
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64 Todd Mall, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870, Australia
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 22 July 2014

we really enjoyed our time looking through the gallery and the highlight was the museum and of course the beautiful artwork, and its free !!

1  Thank suzan r
MbantuaG, Manager at Mbantua Fine Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2014

Thank you for visiting our Aboriginal Art Gallery in Alice Springs. It's important to us that you enjoyed your time in the Cultural Museum.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 14 April 2014

The gallery and the art exposed are great. beatifull and illuminating. Most too expensive for my purse but beautifull. as for the museum - am am trying all through my visit to Australia to get a better understanding of aborigines and their way of life....More

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MbantuaG, Manager at Mbantua Fine Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2014

Thank you for reviewing our Art Gallery in Alice Springs. Good to hear that you liked the Gallery and the paintings but we are sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy the free Cultural Museum. Perhaps we could look at adding some more in-depth information...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is what remote art is all about so colourful you can't choose what to take home. Chose simple gifts for others, drink coolers, mouse pads & small print, Gifts from the centre of Australia for others to love. Worth the look through the doors...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2018

If you are looking for a piece of art that is affordable and the right size, then this is the place to find it. But be warned that there is an awful lot of it. Good luck and good browsing.

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MbantuaG, Manager at Mbantua Fine Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Anna, you seem to enjoy your art!

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

The gallery was very nice, very open and bright. It was the only gallery where I could afford a small picture as a student that was painted by aborigines. During the purchase I received a certificate with picture and name of the artist. It was...More

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MbantuaG, Manager at Mbantua Fine Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Would love to see a picture of you and your painting! Hope you enjoy it.

Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Really love this gallery. Interesting place. My mum bought a mug and waking down the mall she dropped it and broke it. Went back to purchase another one but the lovely lady behind the counter wouldn't take her money and swapped it over at no...More

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MbantuaG, Manager at Mbantua Fine Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

It's always great when customers share the good things that have happened to them! Thank you!

Reviewed 17 July 2018

Alice Springs Mbantua is the best of the Stores I have been to. Wonderful quality stock for sale and beautifully set up. Kriss was a great help to me and to another couple - gave us plenty of time to wander about.

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MbantuaG, Manager at Mbantua Fine Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Thanks for your review on Trip Advisor. Glad to hear that you had a great experience in our Gallery.

Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

The Mbantua Gallery has an excellent range—including works by prominent Aboriginal artists as well as affordable paintings by newer artists. They also have many gift items incorporating designs by Aboriginal artists (who receive royalties for their work). The staff are knowledgeable, helpful, and very friendly......More

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MbantuaG, Manager at Mbantua Fine Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Couldn't have said it better myself. Thank you!

Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

We looked at s lot of galleries in our six weeks in Aus. This was the most reasonable place we found. Authenticated art with a bio of the artist and great wrapping included for ease travel. We were very pleased as most of the art...More

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MbantuaG, Manager at Mbantua Fine Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

We are really glad that you were happy with our service and hope you have some beautiful art to showcase in your home!

Reviewed 24 March 2018

Various people recommended this shop to us but it was not impressive and the selection was somewhat tired and depressing, especially considering the other shops further down the mall.More

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MbantuaG, Manager at Mbantua Fine Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Hmmm, that's the first time we ever got a review to say our art and gift selections were tired and depressing.(???) The Mbantua Gallery team is a bit perplexed with your review as the Gallery is clean and well lit. It is full of bright...More

Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

We went into every shop in Alice and this one had the best service, knowlege and quality out of all the shops. Purshased 3 small canvas paintings which were kindly rolled up and placed in postage roll with the artist's info supplied on A4 paper....More

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MbantuaG, Manager at Mbantua Fine Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

It is always so good to hear from our customers that they have liked and enjoyed their time in our Gallery. Thanks for taking the time to submit a review.

Reviewed 10 December 2017

Quite a lot of artwork displayed here. A mix of all types if art and local artists featured. I'm not able o compare prices so suggest shopping around the other galleries to get a price comparison.More

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MbantuaG, Manager at Mbantua Fine Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

It's always a good idea to shop around for anything that you may want to buy. Art is a bit harder to do this as there are no 2 pieces that are 'exactly' the same. We find that most people will compare a few other...More

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