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Cutting edge art

This is a great gallery, it the perfect place to go to find collectable modern art. It is all well... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2018
Triona P
London, England, United Kingdom

The coolest Gallery in a cool town! The best collection of modern art in this area of Kent for... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2018
Whitstable, United Kingdom
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25 Feb 2018
“Cutting edge art”
23 Feb 2018
A Contemporary Art Gallery established in 2015 showing edgy, thought provoking work from both emerging and established artists from across the UK. Work on sale includes Limited edition Prints and Originals.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
30 Oxford Street | Kent, Whitstable CT5 1DD, England
+44 1227 637329
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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Gallery in the centre of town with mostly modern photos in frames. If you want a quirky large framed photo it could be here.More

1  Thank ijmark
pauladoos29, Owner at Chappell Contemporary, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Hello, Thank you for the review. We do have one artist that produces phoography, however the rest of the pieces we show here are actually limited edition prints, they are often hand finished and embellished Screen Prints, We also show and sell original paintings and...More

Reviewed 25 February 2018

This is a great gallery, it the perfect place to go to find collectable modern art. It is all well presented and hung beautifully. A good chilled atmosphere helps whilst making the tough choice of which works to take home.

1  Thank Triona P
Reviewed 24 February 2018

The coolest Gallery in a cool town! The best collection of modern art in this area of Kent for sure, A must see Gallery

1  Thank johnstoddart
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Whitstable is a quirky Canvas and Chappell Contemporary is a part of the picture that draws your eye in and shows you something new every time. The art is vibrant and varied. Not everything I like, but some I love and that’s the beauty, there’s...More

1  Thank Jon L
Reviewed 23 February 2018

This independent gallery started by the owner is a passion project, and this shines through. You will see art in there that is unique, beautiful, modern and awesome. With prices to match all pockets, I now buy a new work, rather than a new handbag!

3  Thank Paula55London
Reviewed 7 November 2017

If I had a gallery this is what I would stock modern, challenging pieces by established and up-and-coming artists. Love it!

2  Thank SuzanneOB
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

It's probably the largest commercial gallery in Whitstable but has this in common with places such as Artrepublic Brighton that its owner clearly thinks art begins and ends with a Peter Blake triptych of Marilyn Monroe, some flying mermaids by Delphine Lebourgeois and miscellaneous urban...More

1  Thank futtock21
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Great art in a fab location, friendly approachable team - check out their events during the year - pop in you'll be amazed

4  Thank CSMBerkshire
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Went to an opening night of contemporary prints. Lovely gallery, well laid out and a charming hostess.

2  Thank David B
Reviewed 14 November 2016

This gallery has the type of art I want to hang on my walls. Beautiful and unusual, unique and special, with many new British artists.

3  Thank P H
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